The Science of Well-Being

  • Making Motivation Work

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    Acclaimed author and researcher Barry Schwartz explains why flawed thinking may be the problem behind our lack of motivation.
  • Pope Francis

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    Why do we feel overcome with emotion when we see a spiritual leader such as Pope Francis or the Dalai Lama in person? The answer lies in the science...
Making Motivation Work

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Acclaimed author and researcher Barry Schwartz explains why flawed thinking may be the problem behind our lack of motivation.
Why Forgive?

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To forgive others takes strength; to forgive yourself requires moral repair.
Author Suzann Pileggi Pawelski and teammate

Author Suzann Pileggi Pawelski and teammate Michele

Strength, resilience, toughness ... you need all these things to compete in a Spartan obstacle race. But as our positive psychology blogger Suzann...
Pope Francis

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Why do we feel overcome with emotion when we see a spiritual leader such as Pope Francis or the Dalai Lama in person? The answer lies in the science...