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What are the three ways to train your brain to be happy?

What are the three ways to train your brain to be happy? | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it

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Sandeep Gautam's curator insight, December 31, 2012 4:04 AM

Its all about the stories u tell yourself - be it of being better than the jonses or being thankful for the new year.

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Zelfverbetering - Gelukkig zijn in de prestatiemaatschappij

Zelfverbetering - Gelukkig zijn in de prestatiemaatschappij | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Je hopt van project naar project, bent constant bezig met je positie in de arbeidsmarkt en dient druk en bezet over te komen. Het leven in de prestatiemaatschappij valt niet mee.
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The World Is Getting Better And Nobody Knows About It - The Power of Ideas

The World Is Getting Better And Nobody Knows About It - The Power of Ideas | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
As 2016 comes to a close, many people are welcoming the new year with trepidation after a number of incredibly transformative and surprising events during the year. We saw the people of the United Kingdom decide to leave Europe in the Brexit vote. The USA went to the polls in November after a bitter presidential …
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Why So Many Smart People Aren’t Happy

Why So Many Smart People Aren’t Happy | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
It’s a paradox: Shouldn’t the most accomplished be well equipped to make choices that maximize life satisfaction?
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Marie Kondo: How to Choose Happiness

Marie Kondo: How to Choose Happiness | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
In a messy and chaotic world, removing the clutter from our lives gives us focus.
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Economics has become "horrendously misguided" by obsessing about "completely unimportant things"

Economics has become "horrendously misguided" by obsessing about "completely unimportant things" | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
The economics profession has lost its moral groundings, according to one of its most outspoken practitioners. As a result, economists are failing to provide a basic service: helping people. According to Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia University, the problem started centuries ago. Back then, economics went off track by embracing "a profoundly flawed model of huma
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Improved well-being increases life expectancy. And there's a bigger boost if you're a man

Improved well-being increases life expectancy. And there's a bigger boost if you're a man | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
A Yale study has looked at the impact of well-being on life expectancy in the US.
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Do People Need Small Talk to Be Happy?

Do People Need Small Talk to Be Happy? | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
In one study, college students who had substantive conversations were more content than their peers who exchanged mere pleasantries. But don’t write off chitchat just yet.
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Mental health and relationships 'key to happiness' - BBC News

Mental health and relationships 'key to happiness' - BBC News | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Good mental health and having a partner bring more happiness than a higher income, a study suggests.
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The cult of compulsory happiness is ruining our workplaces 

The cult of compulsory happiness is ruining our workplaces  | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Some companies strive to make the office fun, so we’ll work harder. But forced positivity has a negative side
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Can happiness lead toward health?

Can happiness lead toward health? | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
At conference, new Harvard center explores ties between those major life factors | A new Harvard center on health and happiness had its academic coming-out party Friday, hosting a daylong symposium that highlighted what science does and doesn’t say about the interaction of health and happiness, and identifying pathways where investigators should probe next.
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Five reasons why we (eventually) become happier as we get older

Five reasons why we (eventually) become happier as we get older | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
With age comes wisdom ... and happiness.
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‘Onbeperkt verlof werkt’ | HR Praktijk

‘Onbeperkt verlof werkt’ | HR Praktijk | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Dat is althans het geval voor softwarebedrijf Bynder. Sinds begin 2016 mogen werknemers zelf bepalen hoeveel vrije dagen ze opnemen. Er werd ook daadwerkelijk gemiddeld meer verlof opgenomen.
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The world's happiest countries in 2016

The world's happiest countries in 2016 | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
156 countries have been ranked by the happiness levels of the people who live there
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Constructieve journalistiek is geen goednieuwsshow

Constructieve journalistiek is geen goednieuwsshow | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Media:
Constructieve journalistiek toont naast de misstanden ook de positieve ontwikkelingen. Het slaat aan bij mediabedrijven, maar er is ook kritiek.
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Want to protect the planet? Pursue personal happiness

Want to protect the planet? Pursue personal happiness | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Reducing spending could also have a positive impact on our climate.
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Geluk is: psychisch gezond zijn

Hoe maak je het volk gelukkig? De London School of Economics heeft een gouden tip voor de beleidsmakers: ons geluk gaat er niet drastisch op vooruit wanneer…
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Stay Optimistic, Live Longer?

Stay Optimistic, Live Longer? | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Increasing levels of optimism were tied to decreasing risks of death from cancer, heart disease, stroke and infections.
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Happiness depends on health and friends, not money, says new study

Happiness depends on health and friends, not money, says new study | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Landmark research says tackling mental health issues more effective than reducing poverty for increasing happiness rates
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Geluk is: psychisch gezond zijn

Hoe maak je het volk gelukkig? De London School of Economics heeft een gouden tip voor de beleidsmakers: ons geluk gaat er niet drastisch op vooruit wanneer…
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Hoe wijs worden we van zelfhulpboeken?

Hoe wijs worden we van zelfhulpboeken? | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Hulp: Het zelfhulpboek heeft een stevige plaats verworven in de bestsellerlijsten. Vier decennia gedrukte levenslessen laten zien wat ons bezighoudt. Sommige boeken kunnen zelfs gelukkiger maken.
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Knitting, and other creative activities improve well-being..

Knitting, and other creative activities improve well-being.. | Gelukswetenschap | Scoop.it
Knitting, crocheting and jam-making improve mental health
Knitting, crocheting and jam-making have never been associated with great thrills – but, it turns out, they work wonders for well-being.
A study has found that people wh
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If You Can’t Empathize with Your Employees, You’d Better Learn To

Here’s where to start.
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