Posts Tagged ‘happiness’

What We Get When We Help Others

Ross Kimbarovsky | January 26th, 2016

There is a famous Chinese saying: If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want happiness for a day, go fishing. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help somebody. Many people become involved with efforts to help the environment, cancer […]

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5 Smart Ways To Do A Better Job In 2014

Ross Kimbarovsky | February 18th, 2014

Doing great work in a job you love increases your happiness and personal satisfaction. I’ve written previously on this topic, including Seven Habits of Highly Effective Employees. Many people, especially after their annual reviews, resolve to do a better job “next year”. But a broad resolution to do better rarely helps unless you take specific […]

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Can Money Buy Happiness?

Ross Kimbarovsky | February 18th, 2013

Much has been written about money and happiness. Perhaps Abraham Lincoln summed it up best when he said that “most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.” Did you know there is a science of happiness? Economists have spent a great deal of time researching happiness and money. Just like […]

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Success Is Not The Key To Happiness

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 12th, 2010

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” Herman Cain

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Happiness Is Helping

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 31st, 2008

Can you make a difference if you help just one person per day? You bet! Many of us become involved with efforts to help the environment, cancer research, and numerous other large-scale causes. Those efforts are worthy and important. Some of us help by donating money. Others help by volunteering their time. At the end […]

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Happiness As Your Business Model

Ross Kimbarovsky | June 23rd, 2008

A few days ago, Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos.com recommended in a Twitter post a very interesting slideshow by Tara Hunt. The presentation is well worth a view. In the presentation, Tara Hunt suggests that happiness is a key to the success of a business. And in our experience as a company, this advice is spot on. […]

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