Looking for a way to stand out from the crowd? Try writing a handwritten note the next time you want to communicate with someone. Taking the time to write a short personal note of gratitude, sympathy, or congratulations on an achievement means a lot to many people. It’s something that is not nearly as common as it used to be. Think about how you feel when you receive a special card or note from a friend or even someone you don’t know that well. You probably smile at the thoughtfulness and you feel extra special. Try it! You write on paper, buy some basic note cards, or even customize them. Take the leap and send a handwritten note to someone today!