Sarah Vine

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Giving Thanks to a Female Tech Pioneer You've Probably Never Heard of

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s much work to do when it comes to equality between the genders in the workplace. However, I like to think about how far we’ve come, especially during this time of year, when we tend to reflect on what we’re grateful for. Working …

Atheism in decline and will be defeated by faith, says Oxford professor

Atheism is in decline and will be trumped by faith, the professor of science and religion at the University of Oxford has said.<p>Professor Alister …

How Company Culture Shapes Employee Motivation

<i>DAVE WHEELER FOR HBR</i><p>In a recent strategy meeting we attended with the leaders of a Fortune-500 company, the word “culture” came up 27 times in 90 minutes. Business leaders believe a strong organizational culture is critical to success, yet culture tends to feel like some magic force that few know …

Management

On Thanksgiving, the Gospel of Happiness, and Finding the Good in Darth Vader

It started as the happiest day of Christopher Kaczor’s life. His wife was in the hospital, ready to give birth to their first child. The doctor had a …

Two Myths About Finding Happiness You Need to Stop Believing

There are so many things we grow up learning that it takes to be happy in a culture that praises beauty, youth, and wealth. Here are two myths you need to stop believing.<p><b>Myth: Young people are happier than old people.</b><p>Truth: Life's happiness curve is U-shaped. "Between ages 50 and 65, most adults …

The Case for Making Gratitude a Year-Round Habit

Gratitude is something our parents try to instill in us as children. Don’t forget to say thank you! Mind your Ps and Qs!As adults most of us still …

31 Daily Habits for Success in Business and Life | Inc.com

While connections, intellect, and drive all can help a person succeed, consistency is key as well. Just as high-achieving athletes use discipline to win, business people who do the right things day after day are primed for excellence. Here are the daily habits 30 successful executives rely on to …

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Five Ways to Restore Humanity to the Classroom

When I look back on the great teachers who shaped my life, what I remember isn't the way they prepared me to take a standardized test. What I remember is the way they taught me to believe in myself. To be curious about the world. To take charge of my own learning so that I could reach my full …

Does it pay to be kind to strangers?

Generous people are happier and healthier, yet acts of kindness are often met with suspicion and scorn. Why? David Robson talks to a psychologist who set out to find the answer.<p>You’d have thought Sandi Mann was offering people a slap in the face – not a steaming cup of coffee. She’d been visiting …

Happiness

People Who Live in Cold States Are Surprisingly Happy About One Thing—Their Money

But to be both warm and well-off, consider Hawaii<p>December is around the corner and snow has already arrived in the Midwest. But here’s one thing to …

The Power of Gratitude in a Life of Recovery

Giving thanks shouldn't be reserved for one day a year. When practiced on an ongoing basis, gratitude can change our lives in ways we might never have imagined -- taking us from the darkest depths into a world in which anything is possible.<p>Having been in recovery for more than a decade, I can look …

Don't worry, be happy: your life might depend on it

I am a bit of a nerd. That is why this column is about subtle and surprising patterns in the world, often teased out of big datasets. My subject is the signatures of long and happy lives.<p>Why this topic? In broad terms, I think that each of us wants roughly the same thing humans have always wanted. …

Happiness

10 Little Secrets of Happiness That Will Change Your Life

Who doesn’t love a happy person? You know the one. They light up a room when they walk in. They are always smiling and seem to warm people’s hearts …