Many of you headed back to work today. And while your holiday season may have been merry and bright, it is likely someone you work with is struggling with the loss of a family member or pet.

What do you do or say when a co-worker loses a loved one?

An unfortunate but excellent question. A question I thought worth answering today. While we are refocused and re-energized to work toward our goals and on ourselves, I want you to also continue practicing your thoughtfulness and consideration of others.

Keep in mind that you may be in a good place, but life is happening all around you; and someone’s life has recently changed forever.

Because you are committed to conducting yourself with grace and distinction, here are a few A-List tips and best practices to guide you through how to handle a co-worker that has lost a loved.

Grief never goes away…it only changes with time.

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