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The happiness relevant article below appears in Science Daily (click here). Two University of Missouri-Columbia researchers -- Professor Glen Cameron and doctoral student Jiyang Bae -- found when companies with good reputations give money to charitable causes, attitudes toward those companies are positive. However,...

One of our regular contributors to this blog asked me an interesting question recently. She wanted me to comment on the difference between un-happiness and sadness. Apparently, in several dictionaries the terms are used interchangeably so in some quarters anyway there might not be...

Joan had always wanted to be a leader because she believed she could make her company a better place to work. But once she became a manager she found herself primarily dealing with the problem people in the organization. She became bogged down in negative...

Scientists calculate how much money it costs to buy happiness It is one of the most pondered questions of all time - can money buy happiness? The answer, according to a study, is yes - but so can friendships and successful relationships. Researchers...

Click here for a follow-up happiness article on how to experience more happiness. Thanks to ABC Science - click here to read more. ...

Last night my wife and I were chatting about a few things both of us had on our minds; nothing significant but just the range of normal, daily worries all of us have to manage in life. The conversation turned to happiness and worry and...

Long hours mean less happiness - Overworked labour force has potential to affect Thailand's overall standard of living The International Labour Organisation (ILO) report, "Working Time around the World", released this week, ranks Thais third among the most overworked people in the world, with 46.7...

Just yesterday I found myself upset by something which at the time, seemed unfair and designed to negatively impact on my happiness. Just yesterday I heard of and read about thousands of people seriously affected by severe storms north of Sydney and even of a...

"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be." Abraham Lincoln Our thinking habits have a lot to do with our success or failure in life. They can make it heaven or hell. We should acknowledge our negative thinking as...