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Count your blessings - and your money 8/18/2007 7:55:58 AM I'd be the last person to tell you that money can buy happiness, but I'm fascinated by recent reports insisting that money isn't a major factor in whether or not people are happy. Please. Positive...

British workers are increasingly unhappy in their jobs even though they may be satisfied with their salaries, according to a report by the TUC. The research found that salary satisfaction has risen slightly to 54%, from 53% last year. On average, British people are 67% satisfied...

Positive Psychology Coaching (Biswas-Diener & Dean) - Book Review Posted: 16 Aug 2007 04:21 PM CDT By Emma Judge Coaching as a Science, an Art, and a Discipline BOOK REVIEW: Positive Psychology Coaching by Robert Biswas-Diener and Ben Dean (John Wiley, 2007). This book is about a powerful body...

Again, I take a quote and modify it to our happiness context: There is no such thing on earth as an uninteresting subject; the only thing that can exist is an uninterested person. - G. K. Chesterton, 1874-1936, English Writer There is no such thing as...

Don't worry: Tell yourself the 'happy-me' story By PENELOPE TRUNK Published August 16, 2007 in issue 0633 of the HooK. Advice for getting happier: Instead of focusing on what's wrong with colleagues or managers, try focusing on what's right-- what makes people happy,...

Goodbye wealth, hello happiness August 17, 2007 Brisbane Times One of the rising fashions in world affairs is the advance of the so-called "happiness agenda". It is no longer just a fad in the self-help aisles of the bookshops but is beginning to intrude into the mainstream of...

Although I have some concerns about the qualifications (or lack thereof) of many "life coaches" most aim, in one way or other to help clients achieve happiness. As such, you might find some of the following articles interesting as they do, in different ways,...

Talking up the pursuit of happiness Larry Schwartz - The Age August 16, 2007 HE'S a psychiatry professor who heads an institution that specialises in mood disorders including depression and bipolar disorder. He reckons most people he knows see him "as more on the severe side". So what's...