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Tiny Surprises for Happiness and Health: B.J. Fogg (Full Transcript)

B.J. Fogg is a behavior scientist and author. He is the founder and director of the Stanford Behavior Design Lab. Here is the full text of Fogg’s talk titled “Tiny Surprises for Happiness and Health” at TEDxMaui. B.J. Fogg – TEDx Talk TRANSCRIPT Today I want to share with you my favorite habit. I’m a …

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How to Buy Happiness: Michael Norton at TED Talk (Full Transcript)

Michael Norton – Social science researcher So I want to talk today about money and happiness, which are two things a lot of us spend a lot of our time thinking about, either trying to earn them or trying to increase them. And a lot of us resonate with this phrase, we see it in religions …

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Stefan Sagmeister: 7 Rules for Making More Happiness (Full Transcript)

Here is the full text of storyteller Stefan Sagmeister’s talk titled “7 Rules for Making More Happiness” at TED conference. Listen to the  MP3 Audio: 7 rules for making more happiness by Stefan Sagmeister TRANSCRIPT I spent the best part of last year working on a documentary about my own happiness — trying to see …

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Managing for Happiness: Jurgen Appelo at TEDxLille (Full Transcript)

Jurgen Appelo – TRANSCRIPT They are seen as untrustworthy, narcissistic, inauthentic bullies and they drive you all completely nuts —  The managers. Let’s say your manager is Bill. You want to negotiate for a higher fee or salary but Bill said that, sadly, there was no budget left, after he received his raise or bonus. …

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Happiness by Design: Ellen Petry Leanse at TEDxBerkeley (Transcript)

Ellen Petry Leanse – TRANSCRIPT In a little shop, in the heart of Silicon Valley, I found something I’ve been looking for, for a very long time. It started with a whisper: “Thank you for being so polite”, the young cashier said as she handed me my bag. I stopped. I didn’t know what she was …

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Confidence and Happiness: Moraa Ongwae at TEDxYouth@BrookhouseSchool (Transcript)

Here is the full transcript of Moraa Ongwae on Confidence and Happiness at TEDxYouth@BrookhouseSchool conference. TRANSCRIPT:  It is said that confidence comes from within, meaning that you are the only one who can make yourself feel confident. So, what does this have to do with happiness? I’m assuming that we all want to live happy …

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Hardwiring Happiness: Dr. Rick Hanson at TEDxMarin 2013 (Transcript)

Here is the full transcript of Neuroscientist Dr. Rick Hanson’s TEDx Talk: Hardwiring happiness at TEDxMarin 2013 conference Dr. Rick Hanson – Neuropsychologist Wow! So what I want to do here, if I could, is share with you a very simple, yet powerful method, grounded in neuroscience, for turning passing experiences into lasting structure, useful …

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Michael Norton: Money Can Buy Happiness at TEDxCambridge 2011 (Transcript)

Here is the full transcript of Harvard Business School Professor Michael Norton’s TEDx Talk: Money Can Buy Happiness at TEDxCambridge 2011 conference. Michael Norton – Social science researcher I want to talk today about money and happiness, which are two things that a lot of us spend a lot of our time thinking about. Either …

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The Secret to Happiness by Arthur Brooks (Full Transcript)

Arthur Brooks – President, American Enterprise Institute If I do my job in the next few minutes, I’m going to give you the secret to happiness so that when you go home tonight you can start living a happier life and you can start sharing with more people, so that they can have a happier …

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