The idea is quite simple, It's the small things in life that make the biggest difference.
“Pay it forward” is a familiar concept. People talk about the idea and smile. Bryan Douglas was different. He thought the idea sounded so good that he wanted to test it out. So he actually did it. And the experience changed his life and positively impacted the lives of others.
The interesting thing is, Bryan didn’t look for people who were really down and out. He just looked for people who needed a hand. How? He put a notice on Craigslist! Then, when he got some responses, he went out and did what he said he would—he helped people and asked only that someday they might help someone else.
His experience was strong enough that it moved him to write a book based on a direct experience of doing good.
Doing Good Works! is a simple and clear description and discussion of the benefit for the world, the recipient and the one providing the “good” work. Extraordinary quotes from ordinary people punctuate each chapter. Ideas for little things you can do that produce positive movement abound. Inspiration for doing good is on every page—not because anyone's trying to convince you, simply because it 's clear that doing good…works!