The Value of Joy

The Value of Joy

Joy is an honest added value in human interactions. Joy creates by heart, what the mind alone cannot produce: true moments of being & enjoying. Heinz Kaegi – Leadership Expert

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Comprehensive Prosperity

Comprehensive Prosperity

Daniela Kolbe, chairwoman of the commission of enquiry „Growth, Prosperity, Quality of Life“ in the German Bundestag pleads to widen the view in our societies for comprehensive prosperity. How can nations implement this perspective in their public life? Find more impulses for joy in our societies soon, here…

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The Essenence of Bhutan Gross National Happiness

The Essenence of Bhutan Gross National Happiness

„… is the peace and happiness of our people and the security and souvernity of the nation“, says Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, King of Bhutan. His concept was established already 1972 to save Bhutan´s culture and religion. By the happiness resolution of UN in 2011 it became worldwide a subject. The focus is on sustainable […]

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Measuring National Wellbeing in United Kingdom

Measuring National Wellbeing in United Kingdom

United Kingdom has been starting to develope new measures of national well-being in 2014. The aim is to provide a fuller picture of how society is doing by supplementing existing economic, social and environmental measures. The trend in March 2015: Life satisfaction graws, mental well-being falls.  Read the latest results. Why UK measures well-being? „It […]

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Quality of Life in Germany

Quality of Life in Germany

„What do you think is important in life? What, in your opinion, is characteristic of the quality of life in Germany? These are questions that the German government would like to discuss directly with the people. The national dialogue gives everybody in Germany the chance to make their voices heard and to contribute their ideas […]

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The Treasury of Everlasting Joy!*

The Treasury of Everlasting Joy!*

The ancient Greek definition of happiness was the full use of your powers along lines of excellence. John F. Kennedy All of you are doing an excellent job to fullfill your aims; to realize your outstanding ambition. Today, at the International Day of Happiness, and ahead of tomorrow, the International Day of Peoetry I wish […]

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The Origins of Pleasure

The Origins of Pleasure

We are much fascinated about the specific origin of pieces of art. The neuro scientist Paul Bloom has proved this impressively: The unique creation act of a picture, the possession of an everyday object by a famous person raise her value of us terrifically. The experience from my World Salon points: The central core of big […]

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Delightful Thinking on Happiness

Delightful Thinking on Happiness

Enjoy simple, charming illustrations, with which designer Stefan Sagmeister shares his inspiring rules for happiness. Stefan Sagmeister´s TED-Talk: 7 rules for making more happiness

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Joy and Gratitude in our Today’s Life

Joy and Gratitude in our Today’s Life

What delight and power emanates from good news, we recognise, especially when rather contrary messages dominate the media. How important are the true knowledge of other cultural communities to live together in peace, sometimes shows up just in case of conflicts between neighboring populations, which we are at a loss from the outside. Positive perspectives […]

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