How to caddie for Phil Mickelson

write a noteWant to get noticed? Write a handwritten note to someone. Zillionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson recently commented  “we just don’t write enough thank you notes anymore.” Yes! We’ve been saying this all along. A handwritten thank you note is one of the most powerful tools you have in business. Thanks to Steeleworkers Jeffrey Weiss and Russ Fortson who both sent me this video story – how one man became golfing great Phil Mickelson’s caddie simply by writing a thank you note. Watch the CBS Sports video below.

Also read: Success depends on whether or not you said thank you

Thanks to Steeleworker Anna Caudle as well this morning for sending us some of her original notecards available on Etsy – click here to see her designs.


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And, here is the promised write a thank you and become a caddie video:


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