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United Nations calls for happiness-based economy

United Nations calls for happiness-based economy | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
“This is not about being anti-growth, it’s about redefining what we mean by progress”

 

At a landmark UN meeting on happiness, delegates proposed making wellbeing the central goal of economic development...

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Love People, Not Pleasure

Love People, Not Pleasure | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
What do fame, wealth and lots of sex bring? Exactly the opposite of what you think.
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Happiness: 10 Fascinating New Psychology Studies Everyone Should Know

Happiness: 10 Fascinating New Psychology Studies Everyone Should Know | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Where we feel happiness in the body, how it affects our genetic code, why it changes with age, unexpected pleasures and much more…
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This Man Faced Unimaginable Suffering, And Then Wrote The Definitive Book About Happiness

This Man Faced Unimaginable Suffering, And Then Wrote The Definitive Book About Happiness | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Thousands of self-help books are published each year, promising the keys to happiness, transformation, and a meaningful life. But a 1946 memoir, set against a backdrop of one of human history's cruelest and most horrific chapters, argues that the key...
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How Do You Explain Your Failures? It Matters More Than You Think

How Do You Explain Your Failures? It Matters More Than You Think | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Social psychologists have found that how we explain our failures is a huge determinant of our future success. Indeed the most accomplished people are not born with a super human resilience that shields them from disappointment, self-doubt or misgivings. A distinguishing trait is how they explain their failures, and in turn, how they respond after setbacks.
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I Talked to Strangers for a Week, and It Did Not Go Well

I Talked to Strangers for a Week, and It Did Not Go Well | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
(Mostly.)
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Around the world in a shorter working week

Around the world in a shorter working week | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
How the working hours debate has gone global
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Evidence mounting that older adults who volunteer are happier, healthier

Evidence mounting that older adults who volunteer are happier, healthier | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Older adults who stay active by volunteering are getting more out of it than just an altruistic feeling – they are receiving a health boost! A new study, l
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How To Rewire Your Brain For Greater Happiness

How To Rewire Your Brain For Greater Happiness | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
The bad news: Our brains are wired to be negative. The good news: Happiness doesn't mean you have to be naive, just think realistically.
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Do You Want To Be Happy? Don't Set Your Expectations Too High

Do You Want To Be Happy? Don't Set Your Expectations Too High | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Pretty much everyone thinks that rewards bring happiness, but it's not the size of the payoff that matters, researchers say. Rather it's whether the reward exceeds your immediate expectations.
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The 6 Steps Every Woman Could Take To Flourish At Work

The 6 Steps Every Woman Could Take To Flourish At Work | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Eight-five percent of businesswomen describe themselves as just functioning at work over the past six months, with more than 15 percent flat out languishing according to The Australian Pulse of Women
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How Being Surrounded by Beauty Makes People Happier

How Being Surrounded by Beauty Makes People Happier | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Looking at lovely things—and people—can improve quality of life
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6 Rules for a Happy Life and Healthier Environment

6 Rules for a Happy Life and Healthier Environment | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
These six rules for personal happiness may also help save our environment.
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A wife's happiness is more crucial than her husband's in keeping marriage on track

A wife's happiness is more crucial than her husband's in keeping marriage on track | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
When it comes to a happy marriage, a new study finds that the more content the wife is with the long-term union, the happier the husband is with his life no matter how he feels about the nuptials.
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For Greater Happiness, Limit Social Media Time, Studies Suggest

For Greater Happiness, Limit Social Media Time, Studies Suggest | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
An impressively large study out of Italy confirms what many American researchers have found here at home: too much time spent on social media correlates negatively with wellbeing and happiness.
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How not to be ignorant about the world. Hans & Ola Rosling

How much do you know about the world? Hans Rosling, with his famous charts of global population, health and income data (and an extra-extra-long pointer), de...
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How To Trick Your Brain To Hold On To Positive Habit Changes

How To Trick Your Brain To Hold On To Positive Habit Changes | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
You start strong, with great intentions, but soon that new habit falls to the wayside. Here's how to cement it into your daily life.

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How Desire Fools Us: The Pleasures and Dangers of the Chase

How Desire Fools Us: The Pleasures and Dangers of the Chase | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Why do we love to chase? What is so intriguingly attractive about hard-to-get partners, Black Friday sales, and the very latest iPhone? Whether it’s for a trophy, a promotion, a slice at a popular pizza parlor, or Twitter followers, desire simply gets us all fired up. Anticipatory Joy A cat will chase a toy mouse because a good chase activates its brain’s reward system. The same is true for us. We experience anticipatory joy. In other words, anticipation of a... Continue Reading
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Want to Boost Your Joy? Science Says “Share it!”

Want to Boost Your Joy? Science Says “Share it!” | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Positive experiences happen to us everyday yet most of us don’t know how to capitalize on them. But really it may just be as simple as sharing our good news with others to increase joy!
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Here's How to Spend Your Way to Euphoria

Here's How to Spend Your Way to Euphoria | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Happiness research has been in vogue since the recession and supplies much needed answers as to how we should spend our money.
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A Perfect Dose of Pessimism

A Perfect Dose of Pessimism | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
A negative outlook at times can help you manage anxiety and stay healthy, scientists say.
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11 scientific studies that will restore your faith in humanity

11 scientific studies that will restore your faith in humanity | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
There are plenty of reasons, scientifically tested, to have hope for the future
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Met vreemden praten maakt gelukkig - Goed Gevoel

Met vreemden praten maakt gelukkig - Goed Gevoel | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Met vreemden praten maakt gelukkig
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Het is een herkenbaar fenomeen: op de trein of in een wachtkamer praten mensen zelden met de onbekende personen naast hen. Zonde, want uit onderzoek blijkt dat praten met een vreemde net gelukkig maakt.
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Van te veel keuze wordt een mens ongelukkig

Van te veel keuze wordt een mens ongelukkig | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Kiezen uit gelijkwaardige alternatieven, bijvoorbeeld twee goede banen of twee interessante studies, levert gevoelens van stress, onbehagen en angst op.
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Lorraine Elvire Wagenaar's curator insight, September 11, 3:15 AM

Ja ja ze moeten blij zijn met 2 banen, hier zijn er zat die helemaal geen baan hebben! !!!!!

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'Waarom stellen zo weinig CEO's het geluk van werknemers centraal?'

'Waarom stellen zo weinig CEO's het geluk van werknemers centraal?' | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
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'Waarom stellen zo weinig CEO's het geluk van werknemers centraal?'
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Tal van wetenschappelijke onderzoeken laten zien dat gelukkige werknemers beter presenteren. Toch durven bedrijven het geluk van hun personeel niet centraal te zetten.
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There's a Remarkably Strong Link Between Community Service and Happiness

There's a Remarkably Strong Link Between Community Service and Happiness | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
A new study shows a big difference between those who serve their communities and those who don't.
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