Talk Deeply, Be Happy? People who spend more of their day having deep discussions and less time engaging in small talk seem to be happier, studies shows. Small talk made up only 10 percent of the happiest person’s conversations, while it made up almost three times as much –- or 28.3 percent –- of the unhappiest person’s conversations. Can actually make themselves happier by having more substantive conversations? What do you think? (tags: happiness small talk meaning deep conversation)
Five freedoms for all - How the 2048 movement is helping “me” and “we” to work together. 2048 dispels myths. One of the most pernicious myths is that peace and prosperity are hopelessly complicated and unattainable. This is untrue. Peace and prosperity can be attained through the realization of five basic fundamental freedoms, for all people, everywhere in the world. They are: freedom of speech, freedom of religion, freedom from want, freedom for the environment and freedom from fear. [Ode Magazine] (tags: freedom human rights peace religion)
Diverse cultures pray for peace Beautifully uniting us in the human wish of all diverse cultures, to be at peace, to be happy, to give, to love. The truth, the human heart speaks the same wish even if it is in a different language or even if the book has a different cover. The message is the same. (tags: peace prayers diverse cultures)
HR Strategic Advantage. Operational Excellence.
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Our client is a diversified holding company listed in the Colombo Stock Exchange, with interest in plantations, healthcare, travel and exports.
They are home to over 12,000 people.
Goals worth pursuing cannot be defined too rigidly, for example like happiness or peace or intimate relationships. It is the journey itself that lets us discover the nature and form of the goal, as each step brings us closer to it, it also changes and evolves. The moment you frame it too rigidly and give it an end point its not worth pursuing. It limits the creativity, the possibilities, the opportunities and the wonder of the journey in discovering. Even company goals are like this. Profit goals are stagnant and limiting.
This is our first communiqué to you this year. It also sets a very significant milestone in our business. This is also the first ‘post’ to the brand new Corporate Druids website. For us, 2010 sees the dawn of a new era, where we see greater engagement with you. This is so important to us, especially when we as development centric organizations adopt cutting edge communication technologies to learn and to share our experiences and inspirations. You will see this when you arrive at corporatedruids.com. You will see a frequently updated
Indian tribes fight mining firm in real-life Avatar In India's impoverished but mineral-rich state of Orissa, hundreds of indigenous tribespeople are battling to stop London-listed Vedanta Resources Plc from extracting bauxite from what they say is their sacred mountain. (tags: avatar human rights capiltalism growth tribal community) 7 Accupuncture points for transforming capitalism (tags: capital nature leadership labour transform) Bill Gates: the Most Important Climate Speech of the Year When We Talk Zero, We Sound Crazy. When Bill Gates Does It, Bankers Pick Up the Phone. (tags: climate change energy consumption) Toyota Boss Blames