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In search of 'flow' - starting my PhD

In search for my research topic, I have decided to apply the principle of ‘flow‘.

This principle, defined by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (1992), refers to a state of complete devotion to an activity that is demanding all of our attention and expertise, without being conscious of the environment around us (Lyubomirsky, 2007, p.186). 353 more words

Dr Sonia Lyubomirsky

“Chase the vision, not the money, the money will end up following you.”

– Tony Hsieh

Everything in moderation!


Transform And Succeed

Thich Nhat Hanh: is mindfulness being corrupted by business and finance?

The Zen master discusses his advice for Google and other tech giants on being a force for good in the world.

Mindfulness has become an  1,310 more words


Great company, great goals, great parties: Social entrepreneurs talk at TED2014

This afternoon, over a cup of coffee at the #TOMSRoastingCo Cafe at TED2014, the TED Blog listened in on a fascinating coffee-hour chat among three social entrepreneurs: Blake Mycoskie, founder of  1,036 more words


Happiness on Street Level

Hsieh has helped revitalize the community he calls home. From ROI (return on investment) to ROC (return on community) Hsieh exemplifies the importance of investing in your community.


5 Books I Plan to Read in 2014

Two months into the new year, and I’ve been trying to keep the resolution to read more. To Sue’s advice I have recently completed The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter–And How to Make the Most of Them Now… 457 more words