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The Science of Our Optimism Bias and the Life-Cycle of Happiness ...

The Science of Our Optimism Bias and the Life-Cycle of Happiness ... | Living happy | Scoop.it
A library of cross-disciplinary interestingness and combinatorial creativty.
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Humble vs. Humbug: Baylor Psychologists' Studies Gives Insight into Classic ... - Newswise (press release)

Humble vs. Humbug: Baylor Psychologists' Studies Gives Insight into Classic ...Newswise (press release)But Baylor researchers — rather than turning to author Charles Dickens or Hollywood for data — conducted three studies of college students, with...
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10 Wise Choices to Skyrocket Your Happiness by Gail Brenner | VividLife.me

10 Wise Choices to Skyrocket Your Happiness by Gail Brenner | VividLife.me | Living happy | Scoop.it
Who doesn’t want to be happy? Just take a look at any moment of your life, any choice you make. Isn’t your intention to be happy?
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How Happy Are You at Work? - Wall Street Journal (blog)

How Happy Are You at Work? - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Living happy | Scoop.it
How Happy Are You at Work?Wall Street Journal (blog)You can learn more about the science of happiness and how it affects productivity in the workplace by reading, “Five Ways to Be Happier and More Productive at Work”, an article written for the Source...
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7 Happiness Tips for New Parents - New Parent

7 Happiness Tips for New Parents - New Parent | Living happy | Scoop.it
New Parent7 Happiness Tips for New ParentsNew ParentHaving a baby is supposed to bring you unparalleled happiness—but if we're being totally honest, your bundle of joy won't always bring you, well, bundles of joy.
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What a bummer: Even apes suffer through 'midlife crises' - NBCNews.com

What a bummer: Even apes suffer through 'midlife crises' - NBCNews.com | Living happy | Scoop.it
NBCNews.comWhat a bummer: Even apes suffer through 'midlife crises'NBCNews.comErin Conway-Smith / AP. Chimpanzees sit in an enclosure at the Chimpanzee Eden rehabilitation center, near Nelspruit, South Africa, in this 2011 photo.
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Happiness may bring you more money, study says - Los Angeles Times

Happiness may bring you more money, study says - Los Angeles Times | Living happy | Scoop.it
Daily MailHappiness may bring you more money, study saysLos Angeles TimesRegardless of whether money can buy happiness, being happy may actually make you more money down the road, new research finds.
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Pursuit of Happiness - The Stanford Daily

Pursuit of Happiness - The Stanford Daily | Living happy | Scoop.it
Pursuit of HappinessThe Stanford DailyI'd like to talk a little about happiness. We're all trying to find it, right? I am at least. It's a trope so widely circulated that I hesitate to use it, but what the heck.
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“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” – Mark Twain

“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” – Mark Twain | Living happy | Scoop.it
A special collection on inspirational and motivational quotes.
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Happiness is the Value of Every Moment | Tiny Buddha

Happiness is the Value of Every Moment | Tiny Buddha | Living happy | Scoop.it
One must choose to be happy right now in the present, because this is all that exists.
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Five Blunders that Kill Your Happiness

Five Blunders that Kill Your Happiness | Living happy | Scoop.it
Five Blunders that Kill Your Happiness http://t.co/4GBjccXV via #constantcontact...
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Happiness versus Life Satisfaction: What's the Difference?

Happiness versus Life Satisfaction: What's the Difference? | Living happy | Scoop.it
A month ago, the economist Richard Easterlin published an op-ed in the New York Times where he drew upon his work analyzing surveys to argue that increasing economic growth does not boost reported happiness.

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Get Some Post-Traumatic Growth – Skip the Trauma!

Get Some Post-Traumatic Growth – Skip the Trauma! | Living happy | Scoop.it
I wish that I had let myself be happier. ... Second: Mental Resilience. There are many ways to develop mental resilience. Jan invites you to count backward from 100, by 7 – or snap your fingers 50 times.
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Utilizing Positive Psychology to Grow Customer Loyalty - 1to1 Media (registration)

Utilizing Positive Psychology to Grow Customer Loyalty - 1to1 Media (registration) | Living happy | Scoop.it
1to1 Media (registration)Utilizing Positive Psychology to Grow Customer Loyalty1to1 Media (registration)Companies can take advantage of positive psychology to create happy customers by generating pleasure, meaning, and customer engagement in an...
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Is happiness more important than money? - TODAYonline

Is happiness more important than money? - TODAYonline | Living happy | Scoop.it
Is happiness more important than money?TODAYonlineSingapore - Today's 18- to 35-year-olds choose happiness over wealth, according to Singapore's Generation Asia findings, which were revealed last Friday.

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You really can throw negative thoughts away, says researchers - Examiner.com

You really can throw negative thoughts away, says researchers - Examiner.com | Living happy | Scoop.it
Examiner.comYou really can throw negative thoughts away, says researchersExaminer.comAccording to Richard Petty, professor of psychology at Ohio State University, and co-author of the study, a similar technique works to preserve positive thoughts.
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Secrets to happier holidays - The Province

Secrets to happier holidays - The Province | Living happy | Scoop.it
Secrets to happier holidaysThe ProvinceHolder is an associate professor at the University of B.C. Okanagan who studies the science of happiness.
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Happier Childhoods Tied to More Wealth as Adults: Study - U.S. News & World Report

Happier Childhoods Tied to More Wealth as Adults: Study - U.S. News & World Report | Living happy | Scoop.it
Daily MailHappier Childhoods Tied to More Wealth as Adults: StudyU.S. News & World ReportMONDAY, Nov. 19 (HealthDay News) -- Do you know a happy kid? Good news: He or she is more likely than an unhappy child to be more affluent later in life.
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Is Creativity the Secret to Happiness? - Shape Magazine

Is Creativity the Secret to Happiness? - Shape Magazine | Living happy | Scoop.it
How a little creativity can boost your mood, up your productivity, and increase your quality of life.
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Positive mental health boosts lifespan, study finds - Emory University News and Events

Positive mental health boosts lifespan, study finds - Emory University News and Events | Living happy | Scoop.it
Positive mental health boosts lifespan, study findsEmory University News and Events...
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New article: Happiness at work is impossible. I don’t buy it. Surprise :o)

New article: Happiness at work is impossible. I don’t buy it. Surprise :o) | Living happy | Scoop.it
RT New article: Happiness at work is impossible. I don’t buy it.
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Can Kindness Be Taught? | Edutopia

Can Kindness Be Taught? | Edutopia | Living happy | Scoop.it
Blogger Maurice Elias turns to social-emotional learning experts to help answer this very important question.
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How Disasters Bring Out Our Kindness - TIME

How Disasters Bring Out Our Kindness - TIME | Living happy | Scoop.it
TIMEHow Disasters Bring Out Our KindnessTIMEBut at least, say experts, they can rely on the kindness of strangers to temper the blow.
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Authentic Happiness: 3 Simple Steps to Find the Courage to Be Yourself

Authentic Happiness: 3 Simple Steps to Find the Courage to Be Yourself | Living happy | Scoop.it

We all have flashes of inspiration. Sometimes they appear as quiet whispers in the night, as fleeting thoughts in the morning shower or as huge "a-ha!" moments. The question is: Are you giving enough attention to the clues that your inner voice is sending?

How can you get more attuned to the inner directives? Here are three ways to get started.

Randy Taran - Founder and Chief Happiness Officer of Project Happiness http://projecthappiness.com


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How to Find Elusive Happiness at Work | Fifth Annual European ...

How to Find Elusive Happiness at Work | Fifth Annual European ... | Living happy | Scoop.it
Is happiness at work important to you? I guess the answer is yes. It probably is very important. After all, we spend so much of our life working. But after a weekend, do you feel excited about going to work on a Monday morning ...
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