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5 reasons to go on a Charlottesville wine tour now

1 Spending time with friends = happiness Spending time with good friends is high on the list of things that make us happy. Charlottesville wine tours offer that magical mix of experiencing something fun together, while having plenty of time to … Continue reading

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New WishWish partners: make-over for you, camp for your kids

WishWish is always adding new partners to add to our huge variety of fun things to do, services to help you have time for more fun things and things that just make people happy. This week is no exception. There … Continue reading

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How to be happy

<Insert infomercial voice here> Train your brain to become more positive in 2 minutes per day for 21 days in a row. And with that positive energy, be more successful. <end voice over> WishWish is all about happiness; how you … Continue reading

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The value of happy employees

It is easy to believe that a happy employee is better than an unhappy one. Would you also believe that they actually cost less. A lot less. Science News reports that having only 1 unhappy employee could cost $3,900 per … Continue reading

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Top 5 regrets of the dying

A common analogy about work/life balance is “No one ever wishes they’d worked more when they die”. As it turns out, that is #2 biggest regret according to palliative nurse who has counseled the dying in their last days . … Continue reading

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Tracking happiness

There is an app for that. As part of doctoral research for a Harvard student, TrackYourHappiness.org was created to  ask people if they are happy  at different times throughout the day over a period of time. The end goal is … Continue reading

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Making people happy at work

Guest post by Roger Jackman, Majaraji of Sales and blogger of Free Range Peoples. A couple of years ago I had a job in the gaming industry. As expected, there were regular morale events, we played games together, and generally … Continue reading

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Happy employees

Have you ever been to a store that you just knew that the employees hated their jobs. When one of them asks if they can help, you can just tell that they are hoping you will say “no” and sigh … Continue reading

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Wishing for more time

Today is the first day of the last quarter of 2011. There are 91 days left in the year and these 91 days seem to go faster than any other of the year. How will you be spending your Q4 … Continue reading

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How to deliver happiness? Do fun things!

Doing something fun makes us happy. But why? Research by San Francisco State University shows that experiences, like going to a restaurant or the theater, satisfy our psychological needs: social connectedness and the feeling of being alive. The fun things … Continue reading

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