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Uncovering which personal & organizational values provide the greatest return for individuals and organizations today.
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Top 10 Signs to Make you Extremely Happy & Inspire in Life

Top 10 Signs to Make you Extremely Happy & Inspire in Life | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
Infographic on being happy for life and best signs to make you happy with motivation and inspiration towards dreams of life with gratitude and helping nature
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Michael Binzer's curator insight, August 5, 2014 4:32 AM

YES, fantastic checklist on how to improve your happiness by being aware of what makes you happy. I sometimes forget - do you?

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The SUCCESS Guide to Happiness

The SUCCESS Guide to Happiness | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
A decade and a half ago, a psychology professor at the University of Pennsylvania took a sudden, sharp turn away from the road well-traveled by the psychiatric profession since the days of Sigmund Freud. He decided to study not what made people miserable, but rather what made them get up in the morning with a merry heart and a spring in their step. Martin Seligman, Ph.D., had decided to study happiness.
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WATCH: A Formula For Happiness

WATCH: A Formula For Happiness | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
Watch Live at 9:00 - 10:00am MDT (11:00am - 12:00pm EDT).

Social scientists have cracked the code on happiness. By marrying ancient wisdom and new data, we can identify what brings the most happiness -- and the most unhappiness -- to the most peop...
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Moral Character Matters

Moral Character Matters | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
There’s a direct correlation between moral character and success. We lose something very important when character is treated as an afterthought.


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donhornsby's curator insight, June 24, 2014 9:47 AM

(From the article): Most importantly, every day that you display weak character, you’re letting yourself down. You must answer to your conscience every minute of every day. As Theodore Roosevelt said, “I care not what others think of what I do, but I care very much about what I think of what I do! That is character!”

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Value-Based Management Lessons from the Marines

Value-Based Management Lessons from the Marines | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
This post is part of an HBR Spotlight examining leadership lessons from the military. In July, a group of Atlanta business leaders spent time at the Marine Recruit Depot at Parris Island in South C...
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13 Ways to Become More Transparent

13 Ways to Become More Transparent | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
As a small-business owner, you can gain an edge over larger competitors by embracing transparency.
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25 Speeches on Maintaining Positivity

25 Speeches on Maintaining Positivity | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
maintaining positivity - With a new year, comes new goals, and these strategies for maintaining positivity aim to help people stay enthusiastic and positive throughout ...
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Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work | Video on TED.com

We believe that we should work to be happy, but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining talk, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity.
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The Difference Between Mentoring and Coaching | Human Capital Media

The Difference Between Mentoring and Coaching | Human Capital Media | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
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The Happiness Guy: 90% of Happiness Is Up to You

In this SUCCESS Talks series, Harvard professor Shawn Achor, author of The Happiness Advantage, explains how happiness can be subjective
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Matt Killingsworth: Want to be happier? Stay in the moment | Video on TED.com

When are humans most happy? To gather data on this question, Matt Killingsworth built an app, Track Your Happiness, that let people report their feelings in real time. Among the surprising results: We're often happiest when we're lost in the moment.
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4 Questions Successful People Always Ask

4 Questions Successful People Always Ask | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
We all know it's important to listen...but successful people have discovered that it's equally as important to ask questions. For them, it's an innate ability to partly ask for what they want or need and partly ask others what they want or need.
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Changing OUR Mindset (Carol DWECK)

Changing OUR Mindset (Carol DWECK) | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it

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Happiness Through Gratitude

Happiness Through Gratitude | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
importance of gratitude speech - Brother David Steindl-Rast shares an crucial step towards achieving happiness in his importance of gratitude speech. He reverses the causal assumpt...
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21 Habits Of Supremely Happy People

21 Habits Of Supremely Happy People | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.
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30 Speeches on Human Behavior and Choices

30 Speeches on Human Behavior and Choices | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
human behavior and choices - Human behavior and choices is a topic intensely studied by scientists, sociologists and psychologists. The deeper the knowledge on this topic, ...
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How Regular Exercise Helps You Balance Work and Family

How Regular Exercise Helps You Balance Work and Family | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
A reduction in stress is tantamount to an expansion of time.
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Change Your Intention to Focus Your Attention

Change Your Intention to Focus Your Attention | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
Reset your unconscious filters, deliberately.
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Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
Editors' Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a Dec. 3 guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here.
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Early Riser? What You Should Do When You Wake Up

Early Riser? What You Should Do When You Wake Up | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
Whether you require a lot of sleep or a little, if you're like most leaders, you're probably up early. Here's what that means.
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Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi: Flow, the secret to happiness | Video on TED.com

Mihaly Czikszentmihalyi asks, "What makes a life worth living?
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How To Succeed: Work Positive

How To Succeed: Work Positive | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
In 1998, psychologist Martin Seligman announced he was founding a new branch of psychology—one that, unlike old-fashioned psychology, focused more on the brighter sides of human nature than on the negative, dysfunctional, or pathological.
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4 Steps to Actually Feeling Happier

4 Steps to Actually Feeling Happier | Values that Create Value | Scoop.it
There are a lot of myths surrounding the state of mind known as happiness. Here's how you can break them down and start on your own path.
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