Have you ever worked with people with positive attitudes? There are many benefits to having a positive attitude. First of all, persons with positive attitudes influence positive feelings to others in the workplace. And this can bring pleasant interactions among coworkers allowing a more productive work environment. The phrase Living in the Moment can be synonymous with persons with a positive attitude. This can be not letting little things bother you remembering that eagles fly because they take things lightly and when life gives you lemons, make lemonade. A person with a positive attitude is more likely to admit mistakes and accept criticism. Sometimes we have to deal with negative situations from a variety of reasons. Positive people have self confidence knowing they can do their best. They are optimistic. Generally, people like to be around others who have a positive attitude. Characteristics of a person with a positive attitude are: listening to your ideas, willing to consider how your ideas can incorporate into the project, smiles, willing to point out your ideas to the team, taking a team member’s ideas into consideration without quickly shutting them down. Mutual consideration, listening and giving constructive feedback are characteristics of someone who has a positive attitude.