Optimism vs. Pessimism

Optimism vs. Pessimism

Pessimists: Stay Away From Me

Hell-in-a-hand-basket thinking is selfish

Is Positive Psychology For Everyone?

Sometimes, a positive approach backfires.

Choosing the Glass Half Full

Using Reason to Develop a Positive Mindset

How Much Optimism Is Good For World Leaders?

At what point does it become toxic?

Thinking Our Way Back to Prosperity

Can We Think Our Way Back to Prosperity?

How Far Should You Chase The "Impossible" Dream?

When is chasing the impossible dream foolhardy vs. visionary?

Emotional Story-Telling after Stressful Experiences: A Way to Find Meaning

Can writing memoirs transform the meaning of trauma?

The pitfalls of seeking happiness

With happiness, be careful what you wish for

Using the Big 5 to Diagnose Your Email Personality

Identifying your email personality type can improve your online image

Happy Children Make Happy Adults

Does being a happy kid guarantee a happy adulthood?

Is Our Definition of "Happiness" Extrovert-centric?

Do introverts and extroverts pursue different types of happiness?

Finding the Silver Lining in Loss

How looking for the upside paves the way to healing.

Happy Brain, Happy Life

Happy brains are more creative, quicker, and more mentally alert

The Power of Authentic Smiles

The power or authentic smiles

Can a Devastating Shark Attack Really Lead to a Better Life?

Post-traumatic growth, family, and spirituality in the Soul Surfer story

Main effect madness

To every good thing there is a limit.