3.10.2006

MISC: Good things come in small packages

via ScientificAmerican -- Small acts that create immediate pleasures can add up to long-term satisfaction. Personal happiness has two components: short-lived/immediate and long-term/habitual. Short term pleasures create a stirring of emotions that psychologists refer to as positive affect. Most individuals underestimate the power this factor can have in both their private and professional lives...

One extravagant annual company picnic does not create a healthy working environment; it takes many immediate, smaller happy moments to achieve this atmosphere...

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