Happiness

How to become the best version of yourself

A lot of personal development content focuses on things like productivity, health, wealth and happiness. Which is fine, except these goals can …

Self-improvement

One of Oprah’s favorite thought leaders says these are the only 3 questions you need to ask yourself

One often wonders how one becomes a life and business coach and expert. It is such a lofty title. But for Marie Forleo, labeled by Oprah as “the …

Self-improvement

66 Positive Things You Should Be Saying to Your Child

In a world where saying "no" is usually a lot easier than saying "yes," it is important to bring up children who don't feel that negativity has a higher value than positivity. Encouraging words can have a truly lasting effect on your kiddos years and years after you've said them, so we should …

Happiness

There’s a biological reason you feel down after having the time of your life

Think about the last time you were really happy. Not just when you were pleasantly surprised, or you had a “nice” time, but rather a moment in which you were smiling uncontrollably and laughing not because someone said something funny, but because it was a moment of pure bliss.<p>Those moments tend to …

Self-improvement

Why Chasing Happiness Might Be Making You Miserable

TIME Guide to Happiness<p>Search<p>Happiness Guide<p>Get Happy in Life<p>Get Happy at Work<p>Get Happy at Home<p>Happiness Guide<p>Get Happy in Life<p>Get Happy at Work<p>Get …

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Gratitude Makes You Healthier and Happier

Only 1 in 3 Americans reports being "very happy,"1 and nearly 1 in 4 experience no life enjoyment at all.2 Fortunately, there's hope. Small changes …

Self-improvement

Pro Surfer Stephanie Gilmore Knows the Secret to Happiness

Photo: Morgan Maassen<p>When it came time to find someone for the cover of our March 2015 happiness issue, Stephanie Gilmore immediately came to mind. The star, who's earned six world surfing titles, lives by some simple wisdom: "I'm going to just enjoy exactly where I am." Fortunately for Gilmore, …

Aquatic Sports

'The Happiness Curve: Why Life Gets Better After 50' by Jonathan Rauch

<i>EDITOR’S NOTE: In this RealClearBooks series, RealClear Book of the Week, we highlight recent nonfiction books from across the political spectrum.</i> …

Brookings Institution

Happy Independence Day 2018: Messages, Wishes, Whatsapp, Images, DP, Facebook Messages, SMS to be shared

It's Independence Day tomorrow (August 15) and we will be celebrating the 72nd year of it. Turning back, we have seen the struggles we faced while …

Celebrity News (India)

Is Adventure the Way to Happiness?

Travel is fun and exciting, and typically increases your happiness levels before, during and after the adventure.<p>Before your trip, a powerful source …

Mark Twain

Malcolm Gladwell on why we shouldn’t value speed over power

<b>Malcolm Gladwell</b>, known for his deep inquiries into how the social sciences impact our day-to-day lives, recently sat down for a talk with <b>Adam Grant</b>, …

The Workplace

How to “Let Go” of the Rope—Part Three

<i>We can’t be afraid of change. You may feel very secure in the pond that you are in,</i><i><br>but if you never venture out of it,</i><i><br>you will never know that there</i> …

Happiness

Chicago cops under fire for using 'bait truck' full of Nikes

Aug 14, 2018<p>The Chicago police are being criticized for allegedly filling a "bait truck" with Nikes gym shoes to try and trick the local thugs.<p>The …

Talk Radio

Michelle Keegan on confidence, the suffragettes and what happiness means to her

Michelle Keegan is a human sunbeam. She is always smiling, often laughing, a vision in sunny yellow on the red carpet. Which is why, when considering …

Happiness

Chicago pastor: Trump should consider sending National Guard here

Aug 14, 2018<p><b>The Rev. Gregory Livingston, of New Hope Baptist Church, said Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D) has "blood on his hands."</b><p>He says Rahm …

National Guard

V.S. Naipaul’s ‘Universal Civilization’

The ‘curmudgeon’ author and Nobelist believed that the pursuit of happiness will outlast all its rivals.<p>V.S. Naipaul, who died Saturday at 85, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature on Oct. 11, 2001, a month after al Qaeda’s attack on the American homeland. As many in the West were still …

Al-Qaeda

Feature Films: 'H if for Happiness'

Casting the feature film, "H is for Happiness." Project description: "Based on the award-winning book, 'My Life as an Alphabet,' this family film …

Happiness

New Orleans pancake happiness? IHOP eyes prominent location on Carrollton Avenue

Plans are underway to transform the former Imperial Room adjacent to the Five Happiness Restaurant at 3511 S. Carrollton Ave. into an IHOP …

New Orleans

Is happiness a consequence or cause of career success?

<i>NOTE: I am happy to present this guest post authored by Lisa Walsh, with myself and Julia Boehm as co-authors. This piece was originally published in</i> …

Employment

Why imperfect is more beautiful than perfect

I’m a recovering perfectionist.<p>It’s a battle I’ve waged for years. I’d often catch myself spending a few futile hours moving paragraphs around on the …

Self-improvement

The identity trap: Being less wrong

Doctor Manhattan. Ozymandias. Silk Spectre. The Comedian. Rorschach.<p>You may recognize them as names of characters in the famous comic book series</i> …

Self-improvement

10 ways to determine if you have healthy or destructive passion

“Passion” gets a lot of bad press these days. There seems to be much written about why having passion is bad.<p>The problem for most people is that they …

Self-improvement

Gabrielle Union on why women need to stop feeling ‘lucky’ when someone likes their idea

Many people remember Gabrielle Union from her memorable roles in films like <i>Bring It On, 10 Things I Hate About You</i> and <i>Think Like a Man</i> as well as her …

Self-improvement

The secret to getting the life you’ve always dreamed of

We are going to do something kind of risky. For the next few weeks, I will be sharing with you 10 lessons I’ve learned about life, dreams, and …

Self-improvement

The upside of quitting: Why quitters always win and losers never quit

“Quitters never win and winners never quit.”<p>These are the infamous words of legendary NFL coach, Vincent Lombardi, considered by many to be one the …

Self-improvement

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider these 3 questions before offering someone a job

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three …

Self-improvement

5 Rules To Live by for Success, Happiness and Self-Esteem

—<br>Everyone chases the good life their way, but there are rules without which success will never take place.So, today I made you a list of the five …

Self-esteem

The happy secret to better work

We believe we should work hard in order to be happy, but could we be thinking about things backwards? In this fast-moving and very funny talk, …

Happiness

Can Parents Be Only as Happy as Their Least Happy Child?

Please note that this discussion is based on the psychological, behavioral, emotional, academic, and social difficulties many children have. It is …

Happiness

The Power of the Positivity Jar

What a wonderful start to school we have had this week! The power of positivity and relationships are so strong at Winterboro! I would like to take …

Happiness