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Happiness and success in business


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Happiness and success in business

  1. 1. Happiness and Success in Business<br />It’s more than just a state of mind …<br />
  2. 2. What to Learn Today?<br />
  3. 3. Where this Presentation Originated<br />Authentic Happiness<br />Other Respected Individuals<br />Dr. Michael McCullough<br />Dr. Robert Emmons<br />My Father<br />Conversations with Friends and Mentors<br />My Life<br />
  4. 4. What is Happiness?<br />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.<br />Buddah<br />
  5. 5. What is Happiness<br />Momentary Happiness<br />Lasting Happiness<br />
  6. 6. Understanding the Happiness Formula<br />Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.<br />- Ralph Waldo Emerson<br />
  7. 7. The Happiness Formula<br />H = S + C + V<br />
  8. 8. Pause for the General Happiness Scale<br />Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.<br />- Abraham Lincoln<br />
  9. 9. Set Range: The Barriers to Becoming Happier<br />Our Happiness Thermostat<br />Our Hedonic Treadmill<br />
  10. 10. Circumstances in Your Life<br />
  11. 11. What does this mean?<br />
  12. 12. Three Areas Under Our Control (V)<br />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.<br />- Groucho Marx<br />
  13. 13. Happiness about the Past<br />Emotions about the Past<br />Two Key Areas to Develop<br />
  14. 14. A Free Tool to Enhance Gratitude<br /><br />
  15. 15. Happiness about the Future<br />Emotions about the Future<br />Two Key Areas to Develop<br />
  16. 16. Increasing Optimism<br />Learning to Argue with Yourself<br />
  17. 17. Happiness about the Present<br />Emotions about the Present<br />Two Key Areas to Develop<br />
  18. 18. Building Successful Business from Happiness<br />
  19. 19. What did we Learn?<br />
  20. 20. Happiness and Success in Business<br />It’s more than just a state of mind …<br />