Journalist Byron Pits of 60 Minutes makes a point of sending every source or person he interviews a handwritten thank-you note. It’s a small token of his appreciation for sharing themselves and their story.

When was the last time you wrote a letter to someone you love? Not a love letter per se (although your significant other would appreciate those every once in a while too), but a thoughtfully written note that expresses in articulate detail something that’s on your mind? (seeds of success Dec 7, 2010)