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Lockdown: How Are You Coping? – Your Top Tips

Thanks to COVID-19, we are all now living in a world that was beyond imagination just a few short weeks ago. For most of us, nothing in our ...

The Catalyst Effect: Lighting a Spark of Self-Belief

At 45, I decided to give up my teaching job and enroll in a journalism course. My first pitch landed me a short documentary for national rad...

Handling Pessimism – #MTtalk Roundup

Some people see the glass as half full. Others see it as half empty. And then there are people who don't worry about half full or half empty...

How to Be Happy at Work

Annie McKee, Ph.D is an adviser on happiness to leaders of multinational companies and governments around the globe. So I was surprised to l...

Your Top Tips on How to Make a Bad Day Better

Wouldn’t it be great if every day could be a “walk in the park?” Unfortunately, sometimes you will have those days when y...

Embrace the Dark Side!

I recently interviewed the German psychologist Gabriele Oettingen about her WOOP motivation method, which switches the focus from dreams to ...

ABC of Optimism

Is your glass half empty or half full? Your outlook on life can have a significant influence on your happiness, career, and health. Studies...