Paid PostPosted on May 9, 201613 Thoughtful Ways To Quickly Boost Your KarmaPaying it forward is the best way to boost your karma. You have the power to give life by donating to Canadian Blood Services today.by Canadian Blood ServicesBrand PublisherFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Ask someone how their day went. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF BuzzFeed Violet / youtu.be It might just make their day. 2. Offer a hug to someone who needs it. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @yumeepets Because sometimes it's just been one of THOSE days. 3. Give up your seat on the subway for someone who needs it more than you. Jeff Randall / Photonica World / Getty Images That pregnant woman would probably appreciate it. 4. Teach someone something new. Thinkstock Fishing, painting, chess... You have a wealth of knowledge that someone else could benefit from! 5. Give someone an unexpected gift. Buzzfeed Because who doesn't love getting surprise gifts?! 6. Put down your phone and actually listen. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @dljohnsonplus6 Really, when is the last time your phone wasn't less than two feet away from you?! 7. Volunteer. Hero Images / Getty Images There are tons of volunteer opportunities in your local community. Lend a hand! 8. Say "thank you" more often. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtu.be It will be most appreciated. 9. Don't litter. Thinkstock Take that extra five steps and throw it in the trash! 10. Spend time with a senior. Thinkstock It's only an hour or so out of your day, but to them, it will mean the world. 11. Cheer on a friend. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Buzzfeed Because who doesn't need some encouragement now and then? 12. Babysit for someone who needs a hand. Thinkstock Every mom out there will be FOREVER grateful! 13. Be kind to yourself. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF BuzzFeed Yellow / youtu.be Most of us are WAY too hard on ourselves. Try giving yourself a break instead. Donate blood. What you're really doing when you donate blood is giving life. You have the power to give life by donating to Canadian Blood Services today.