2 min read · 2020-09-18 · The top 3 energy-draining, ambition-killing traits to lose.
chronic complaint without action forges patterns of negative thinking, pessimism, and hopelessness. It reinforces a sense of powerlessness in the face of frustration, saps your energy, and becomes a chronic source of discouragement for you and others around you. The result is an apathetic attitude that sucks the joy out of life.
20+ min read · From 2019 · First published Wed Jul 6, 2011; substantive revision Mon Sep 23, 2019 What is happiness? This question has no straightforward answer, because the meaning of the question itself is unclear. What…
3 min read · 2020-04-18 · A study of the history of happiness shows that even nations bounce back.
a measure of subjective well-being computed for each country separately, might also correlate with historical events, such as wars, the Roaring '20s, and other economic indicators, such as gross domestic product (GDP) and longevity.
sentiment tends to be quite resilient over time. People bounce back from wars and fall predictably from highs.
Though GDP has increased roughly across all the nations over the last 200 years, the National Valence Index fails to show a similar rise.