Education, Curiosity, and Happiness
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Education, Curiosity, and Happiness
What roles can curiosity and happiness play in learning?
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Generation Y: why young job seekers want more than money

Generation Y: why young job seekers want more than money | Education, Curiosity, and Happiness |
New research shows Millennials are less interested in financial security and more concerned with job fulfilment

Via Chad Manske, Emeric Nectoux
Ivon Prefontaine's insight:

I don't think it is just Gen Y. I left a great paying job. because I was doing someone's work besides what made me whole. I think there are many others like me, who are older, who would leave if they knew how.

Chad Manske's curator insight, February 21, 2014 3:05 PM

Setting aside the specifics of this piece and focusing on the general traits of the millenials provides valuable insight to leading and managing this ever-growing segment of the workforce.  Gen X'ers like myself, and baby boomer bosses MUST study millenial trends and characteristics if we are to effectively lead, manage and work with them.

David Hain's curator insight, February 22, 2014 3:25 AM

What makes you rich?  Maybe not money...

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What saying 'I' says about you

What saying 'I' says about you | Education, Curiosity, and Happiness |
Researchers say that your usage of the pronoun 'I' says more about you than you may realize.

Via Sharrock
Ivon Prefontaine's insight:

I wonder what it means when the person who overuses "I" has no real authority based on experience?

Sharrock's curator insight, October 10, 2013 10:39 AM

One interesting statement: "Avoiding the first-person pronoun is distancing." I would be interested in the book "The Secret Life of Pronouns" just to find out why people refer to themselves in the third person (techically, using one's name when talking about oneself is not often using a pronoun, but maybe cognitively, it is.