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Happiness and success in business

Happiness and success in business






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  • Happiness Thermostat is a set range of Happiness that we can achieve. When we move above it we will slowly revert back to our stable settings … when we move below we will also revert back to original settings. Our Hedonic Treadmill is how fast we adapt to good things, almost taking them for granted.

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  • Happiness and Success in Business
    It’s more than just a state of mind …
  • What to Learn Today?
  • Where this Presentation Originated
    Authentic Happiness
    Other Respected Individuals
    Dr. Michael McCullough
    Dr. Robert Emmons
    My Father
    Conversations with Friends and Mentors
    My Life
  • What is Happiness?
    Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
  • What is Happiness
    Momentary Happiness
    Lasting Happiness
  • Understanding the Happiness Formula
    Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.
    - Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • The Happiness Formula
    H = S + C + V
  • Pause for the General Happiness Scale
    Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
    - Abraham Lincoln
  • Set Range: The Barriers to Becoming Happier
    Our Happiness Thermostat
    Our Hedonic Treadmill
  • Circumstances in Your Life
  • What does this mean?
  • Three Areas Under Our Control (V)
    Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it.
    - Groucho Marx
  • Happiness about the Past
    Emotions about the Past
    Two Key Areas to Develop
  • A Free Tool to Enhance Gratitude
  • Happiness about the Future
    Emotions about the Future
    Two Key Areas to Develop
  • Increasing Optimism
    Learning to Argue with Yourself
  • Happiness about the Present
    Emotions about the Present
    Two Key Areas to Develop
  • Building Successful Business from Happiness
  • What did we Learn?
  • Happiness and Success in Business
    It’s more than just a state of mind …