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Prospering in a Chaotic World

By |2017-05-09T22:13:25+00:00March 2nd, 2015|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Having enough money is a foundation of happiness. Until we have enough money to meet our basic needs, we are focused on surviving. Secret one to prospering is having enough. That implies, of course, you know what enough is for you. What is enough for you? Do you have a magic happiness number? Why does it [...]

Prospering in a Chaotic World

By |2015-02-18T17:13:49+00:00February 18th, 2015|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

With the world at your fingertips, your choices have never been greater. The pace of life has never been faster. The constant expectation from every corner of your life that you will respond immediately to any and all communications can make you feel exhausted before you step out of bed in the morning. How do you [...]

The 3 Ways to Make Happier Money

By |2017-05-09T22:12:39+00:00August 29th, 2013|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The one thing I did not expect when I attended HubSpot’s Inbound 2013 was to learn about prosperity, but I did just that. I sat in on a presentation by Elizabeth Dunn, a Professor of Psychology from Canada. She has spent her career studying the correlation between happiness and money. She knows so much about happy [...]

Where are you on the Money vs. Happiness Scale?

By |2017-05-09T22:12:33+00:00July 15th, 2013|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

 “At present, we are stealing the future, selling it in the present, and calling it GDP.” — Paul Hawken In 2010, two Princeton University professors sought to answer the age-old question, can money buy happiness?  Yes, but only up to $75,000. Their study found that in the United States, beyond $75,000 of personal income participants reported [...]