10 Ways to Build Each Other Up

The truth is, when we build people up, we transform our lives and also the life of those surrounding us. It makes you feel more empowered.

People are caught up in the cycle of competition and sometimes tearing others down for their benefit. They forget that competition is not a way to build one another but a way to crush. In such an era, it is good to choose a positive approach in order to build one another for a better progress.

Importance of Building Other

1. You improve your self-worth

When we encourage people and build them up we gain confidence and also enhances our self-worth. Such feelings can encourage us to move forward towards our goals despite the challenge that we may encounter.

2. Building others gives us an opportunity to grow

Building others up helps us deepen our connections with friends. It reminds you there are people out there who have your back no matter what — and it creates enduring bond that will last for many years to come.

3. You tap from variety mindset

Last but not least, when you focus on helping others rather than just yourself, you tap into an abundance mindset that can actually increase your own success.

Ways to Build People Up

1. Build people up by Encouraging them

Encouragement gives a person an assurance of their hope. It ignites a person, to keep trying and focused on their goals.

2. Build people by giving compliment

One of the simplest and most effective ways to build people up is through the power of words. And what better way to do that than with a genuine compliment?

Giving compliments can help strengthen your relationship with that person. And it can also transform your sense of wellbeing  as it combats any jealousy you may feel toward them.

3. Thank a person for a kind gesture

We feel good when someone demonstrate kind gestures to us. sometimes we forget to thank the person for the good gesture. But did you know that thanking someone also build them?

Expressing gratitude has a number of positive effects on physical and mental health. For instance, it can lower blood pressure, improve immune function, and increase levels of happiness and satisfaction.

4. Appreciate someone with a letter

Writing a letter of appreciation to someone who’s had a positive impact on your life is one of the best ways to build others up. It could be a friend, family member, boss, or mentor. Whoever it may be, showing gratitude for their influence can benefit you both in unbelievable ways.

For one, the recipient will feel appreciated as they reflect on how their actions impacted your life. This can help them grow as an individual and strengthen the bond you share.

Additionally, taking time to sit down and put pen to paper can help instill mindfulness in your life.  It gives you a chance to slow down, calm your brain, and really reflect on the good you’ve encountered over the years.

5. Build people by providing support in difficult times

When people are experiencing difficult moments in their life, they have little to say. If you come in and provide support by listening compassionately and without judgement, such people may be helped.

6. Smile at someone

Smiling is one of the simplest and most powerful ways to build each other up. Whether you’re walking down the street or sitting in a coffee shop, smiling can instantly put someone at ease and create positive energy in any situation.

 Plus, you release endorphins when you smile, which can boost your mood and increase your happiness. Who knows… maybe smiling really is contagious!

7. Build people up by recommending them for better things

In today’s world, you have countless opportunities to show your appreciation and support for the hard work of others.

When you know someone who would be a perfect fit for a job or promotion, recommending them can be all it takes to wake others up to the greatness you already see in them. And this simple act can be all the “good vibes” you need to keep going.

8. Build someone up by offering help with task that they are struggling with

Everyone has their own strengths and weaknesses. Therefore, we need to help one another by lending a helping hand. If you are good in making and sticking to your budget, you can help your friend to make one. this is a great way to show care and can also reduce stress and make you happier. So next time you see someone struggling with something you’re good at, don’t hesitate to offer your assistance. It’s a great way to start building each other up.

9. Build others by remaining positive

Positive thinking goes beyond having the drive and motivation for personal success. Positive thinking is explicit, definite, and outspoken. It’s contagious. Build up your loved ones with your positiveness, allowing them to be open for better things to come.

10. Motivate your friends on their debt pay-off journey

Another great way to build people up is to motivate them on their debt payoff journey, or really any goal, for that matter

Paying off debt can be a long, hard road. And who knows… your motivation may be just what they need to get the ball rolling. It can also help hold them accountable when times get tough.


Note that when you build others you also build yourself. Building one another makes the world a more loving place to stay. Continue encouraging and building one another up. And start seeing growth and advancements in your relationship with people and to the ones who truly matter to you today.

Lastly, visualize how and to whom you can build up and inspire changes for the better. Then work towards making that a reality.