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Live your life!

This brings back some memories from a few years back.  It came back into my radar when I was listening to some music.  I like to play different music during my FUNshops on Positive Psychology.  This is one of them, and it’s hilarious to see my FUNshoppers in action!  They do not just listen to the music.  Things happen! (*.^)  Want to satisfy your curiosity?  You need to get into the action to find out!  Join me here!

Are you living your life?

Are you living your life – right now?


T.I. ft. Rihanna – Live Your Life

May 23, 2011   No Comments

Words of wisdom: the juxtaposition of speaking and listening

Without listeners, there would be no speakers – Yip Pei Shan

This proverb was inspired by my conversation with Jack many evenings ago. We were on the subject that most people who joined Toastmasters loved to talk. I told Jack, “The most important thing about Toastmasters is listening.”

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July 1, 2008   1 Comment

Knowledge, power, and goodness: an analysis of the attributes of a meaningful life

On 20 February 2008, I wrote on What is the secret to a meaningful life? I was, and still is, enamoured with Seligman’s (2002) idea of what comprises meaning in our lives. Meaning is created when there is furtherance in knowledge, power and goodness.

I believe there is an abundance of knowledge and power, and ever increasing goodness as well. The crux lies in using our signature strengths, and in particular, how well we use our signature strengths. The flow diagram below details the stages of signature strengths.

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June 9, 2008   1 Comment

What is the secret to a meaningful life?

I am utterly entirely stupendously fired up by this notion I read in Seligman’s (2002) Authentic Happiness: Using the New Positive Psychology to Realise Your Potential for Lasting Fulfillment!!!

What is the secret to a meaningful life?

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February 20, 2008   1 Comment