Roger Chin

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Want to Double Your Employees' Loyalty? Science Says Provide These 3 Things

Engaged employees can increase your revenue and profits more than 200 percent. Here are the three things businesses can do to drive devotion.<p>Humans make relationships harder than they need to be. At our very core, we crave only three things (after food, shelter, and good Wi-Fi service):<p>To feel …

Employee Engagement

Deflation

What is 'Deflation'<p>Deflation is a contraction in the supply of circulated money within an economy, and therefore the opposite of inflation. In times …

Inflation

What is 'Inflation'<p>Inflation is the rate at which the general level of prices for goods and services is rising and, consequently, the purchasing …

Economic Growth

What is 'Economic Growth'<p>Economic growth is an increase in the capacity of an economy to produce goods and services, compared from one period of time …

BOE Seen Set to Cut Rates as Brexit Fallout Widens | Investopedia

The Bank of England is expected to cut interest rates on Thursday as early signs of the Brexit impact show the economy has slowed and optimism is …

Allianz’s El-Erian Says Brexit Vote Adds to Global Instability

The early lead for leaving the Europe Union in the U.K. referendum is adding to global economic instability that’s already being fueled by negative …

Brexit Definition | Investopedia

What is 'Brexit'<p>Brexit is an abbreviation for "British exit," referring to the UK's decision in a June 23, 2016 referendum to leave the European …

How will 'nasty' UK campaigns affect EU referendum?

<b>(CNN) —</b> We don't yet know for sure if the murder of British MP Jo Cox had anything to do with the referendum campaign on British membership of the European Union, which is due to finish this week, with the polls currently too close to call.<p>But even before her death, there were already widespread …

Why Does Your Brain Love It When You Dance?

We all love dancing, even those of us with two left feet. What makes dancing so special?<p>It Is Thrilling<p>Our brain loves anticipation, probably even …

Learning to Wait: How West Coast Swing Dancing Taught Me Patience

The summer before my 35th birthday, my life was in the toilet: I'd left my fiancé for very good reasons, and found the single life to be anything but fabulous. The bottom had fallen out in the post-September 11th economy, so my work prospects looked as dismal as my dating life. To make the $1,000 …

Why non-renewables are still in abundance while renewables are not

Philip Lloyd, <i>Cape Peninsula University of Technology</i><p>The problem the world faces is that many of the resources that are truly threatened are the renewable ones, not, as so often assumed, the non-renewables.<p>Many of the earth's renewable resources are being insanely over-exploited, and humanity seems …

A neuroscience researcher reveals 4 rituals that will make you happier

Actually, don't trust me either. Trust neuroscientists. They study that gray blob in your head all day and have learned a lot about what truly will make you happy.<p>UCLA neuroscience researcher Alex Korb has some insights that can create an upward spiral of happiness in your life.<p>Here's what you and …

17 Habits To Create Long-Term Happiness Within You

Lately, I’ve been seeing a lot of articles on happiness online. They mostly talk about the things we can do to become happy.<p>But the thing is, what we …

Happiness

10 Scientific Ways To Be Happy

Want to be happy? Slow down

In 1972, Matthieu Ricard had a promising career in biochemistry, trying to figure out the secrets of E. coli bacteria. A chance encounter with …

4 Steps to Get From Where You Are to Being Happy Where You Are

I went to a corporate cocktail party a few nights ago, and being the introvert that I am and deathly allergic to small talk, I decided to skip it and get right down to business. <i>My</i> business, not theirs. Happiness.<p>I quickly discovered that when confronted with the question, "Are you happy?" people …

15 Ways to Become a Happier Person

Want to become a happier person? Follow these tips.<p>We all want to be happy. No matter what we're currently working on or striving toward, it is--by and large--our ultimate goal. Whether that means building a business, cultivating a meaningful relationship, or watching a movie coupled with a glass …

Happiness

The One-Word Key To Peace And Self-Acceptance

<i>The author of</i> Living With Intent <i>-- and daughter of Deepak Chopra -- reminds us how to find our own kind of grace each and every day.</i><p>By Mallika Chopra<p>Today is like so many days. I'm running late for a meeting and instantly start beating myself up. Why are you so stupid? Why didn't you just leave the …

You Deserve to Be Happy Now, Not After You Reach Your Goal

<b>“We cannot achieve more in life than what we believe in our heart of hearts we deserve to have.”</b> <b>~James R. Ball</b><p>I was a binge eater. At night. Every …

Success vs. Happiness: Don't Be Fooled Into Thinking They're the Same

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Take a minute to think about how "successful" you are.<p>Now think about what criteria you used to evaluate yourself. Some people might look to their bank account. Others to various degrees they've collected. Many would look to their …

Happiness

The 10 Most Unexpected Ways to Be Happy, Backed By Science

1. Embrace opposing feelings, at the same time<p>Cheerful + Downcast = Happy<p><b>Acknowledging the complexity of life</b> may be an especially fruitful path to …

Happiness

3 inspiring TEDx Talks on happiness at work

What makes us happy and productive at work?<p>In these thought-provoking talks, a psychologist, a behavioral economist, and an entrepreneur explore that …

6 Simple Ways to Become a Happier Person Today

<i>By Catherine DiBenedetto</i><p>You can actually choose to feel happier every day -- that's the simple premise behind the new Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness. It's the work of Amit Sood, MD, chair of the Mind-Body Medicine Initiative at Mayo, who has devoted his career to learning how we can live with …

10 Questions That Will Help You Find Happiness

The first step is to figure out what that means to you--and not anyone else.<p>Are you happy with your life as it is? If the answer is no, are you willing to make changes--even big, scary ones--in order to get there?<p>That question comes from Becky Lynn Smith, author of <i>Designing Your Ideal Life: Create</i> …

Happiness

The Secret of Happiness (It's Not What You Think)

<b>The following is an excerpt from Daniel Goleman's new book, A Force for Good: The Dalai Lama's Vision for Our World.</b><p>"What's the source of happiness?" a student at Princeton University asked the Dalai Lama.<p>Looking around at the students waiting for his answer, the Dalai Lama paused a beat or two, …

The Keys To Happiness

Is life's happiness curve really U-shaped?

“I hope I die before I get old,” wrote Pete Townsend of the Who in 1965, neatly encapsulating our culture’s veneration of youth – and disdain for those benighted souls who no longer possess it.<p>The 20-year-old Townsend was, of course, to be disappointed: last month he turned 70. But over the decades …

Happiness

History's great thinkers tell you how to get happy

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's almost like clockwork: Just when things in our lives are going well, a problem at work or school or with a loved one will crop up to bring us down.<p>Even if "getting happy" is something we actively pursue as a goal, it can be a struggle to find happiness and hold onto it. Those unhappy …

Happiness

19 Mini Victories That Can Single-Handedly Make Your Day

<b>1.</b> Actually finishing an entire tube of chapstick.<p><b>2.</b> Stepping on a leaf that has the perfect amount of crunch.<p><b>3.</b> Filling your gas tank, and the price …