Staff at Kellogg’s UK office are enjoying their 15th year of the Kellogg’s Summer Hours scheme. Running from May to September, it enables office-based workers to finish work any time from 12pm on a Friday as long as they’ve completed a full week’s hours. The rationale? Kellogg’s says that “more time away from desks as the… Read More The message is clear . . .
Psychologist Richard Wiseman suggests that if you believe you’re lucky, you’ll tend to attract more good fortune. Why? Because you create and notice opportunities more. You’ll also be more prone to resilience. It feels like a glass-half-full-rose-tinted-spectacle kind of day.
“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass…It’s about learning to dance in the rain.” Vivian Greene
Dr Farah Alibay is a NASA spacecraft engineer, currently working on the InSight mission aiming to land on Mars this November. In an article about a day in the life of her job, she answers the question, What’s your favourite aspect of your job? “No matter what I do on a given day, no one’s… Read More 1-0 . . .
“Live life today like there is no coffee tomorrow.” Meik Wiking
“That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.” Emily Dickinson
Wellbeing Health Psychological wealth Happiness Flourishing Contentment Thriving Growth Doing well Whichever way you put it . . . how are you feeling today? And how about the person next to you?
“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
Writer and columnist Paul Daley (a 50-something) says that he feels “more anxious than ever about whether I’m using properly what’s left in the glass.” How wonderful that he concludes: “. . . . at least as far as I’m concerned there’re still mountains to climb and the odd dragon to slay.” Love it!
“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” Dr Seuss