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Online Survey About Happiness Levels for Kiwi Women

August 4, 2011 – 2:10 pm | 2 Comments

An online survey conducted by Good Health magazine to establish how happy New Zealand women are has revealed some surprising results*.
30% of Kiwi women are concerned about their level of happiness, and 34% don’t know …

How Wellbeing Contributes to Productivity

June 29, 2011 – 2:20 pm |
How Wellbeing Contributes to Productivity

” There is a large amount of evidence from the academic research to support the idea that if organisations nurture psychological well-being (PWB) in their workforce it will bring tangible bottom-line benefits. At …

Reclaiming Firm Ground for Your Relationship – Despite the Quake

April 27, 2011 – 7:56 pm |

Don’t let earthquakes shake your relationship
The ‘new’ normality of Christchurch is beginning to mould our day to day reality. It might not be a desired kind of new and few of us are very excited …

Kāpiti Coast’s Greenest Street: Growing the future

April 22, 2011 – 6:10 pm | 2 Comments

Blog 8: by Stacey Gasson
Joe Simmonds doesn’t actually live in Rainbow Court, but his mum Angie does. And he’s left his mark on the community in the shape of a series of garden beds. Rainbow …

Rising Importance of Wellness in the Workplace Gains Recognition

March 7, 2011 – 3:52 pm |

Press release: NZ Mental Health Foundation
Over recent years the responsibilities and expectations on employers around staff wellbeing have changed yet for many managers it is still an area that presents challenges.
This year’s annual …

Ekodo: A Thousand Years of Bliss

February 27, 2011 – 10:48 pm | 2 Comments

By Sean Weaver
About 30 of us gathered for an Ekodo workshop one sunny Sunday afternoon. Sunlight dappled on the polished floor and through folding doors the cottage garden swayed in a summer breeze, making me …

How to Flourish in the Festive Season

December 22, 2010 – 11:12 am |

For many people, Christmas and New Year is a time for giving, relaxing and spending time with loved ones but for others it can be a time of loneliness and financial stress.
During this …

Law of Attraction Coaching – with Charlotte Squire

December 20, 2010 – 2:37 pm |

Set yourself up for an amazing 2011

Attract your dream home
Manifest your ideal job
Enjoy a smooth, happy relationship
Create a tide of wealth
Call in your ‘One’

Create the strategy, and gain the inspiration and clarity …

MondayMotivator: Singing in the Lifeboats

December 13, 2010 – 9:38 am |

This morning I saw a tweet that the week ahead for someone was not going to be good. I replied that wasn’t the attitude to start the week with and they should remember Voltaire said …

The Flourishing Communities of Opotiki, Porirua and Whangarei

October 8, 2010 – 1:51 pm |

The Mental Health Foundation is encouraging all New Zealanders to play their part in looking after their mental health and by doing so helping create a society where all people flourish.
Throughout the week …

Motorcycling as Therapy

September 23, 2010 – 8:20 pm | 5 Comments

By Des Molloy – recent graduate of the Happyzine Positive Writing Course

“Thank God they haven’t found a cure for motorcycling!” This is a refrain that I have oft repeated. Non-motorcyclists just think you are being …

The Story of ‘Ten Ways to Have Fun and Chillax As You Live Your Green Dreams’ – the ebook

September 20, 2010 – 4:35 pm | 2 Comments

By Charlotte Squire – author of  The Story of ‘Ten Ways to Have Fun and Chillax As You Live Your Green Dreams’
Once upon a time I thought all environmentalists had to either grow organic food …

Happiness is a Choice: Part 2 – The Joy of Being

June 18, 2010 – 12:31 am |

I wonder how many of you who read my last article on happiness have started your own enquiry and become more aware of what makes you feel happy and how happiness leaks away? …

YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

June 14, 2010 – 7:40 pm |
YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

I wish I could do this or I wish I could do that are not the most powerful of statements you can make to get what you want.
Wishing for sun on a dreary Winters day …

YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

May 31, 2010 – 8:51 am |
YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

Good morning
Todays subject is testing. Partly because I am testing out my new email marketing software and partly because as I started to test my system I realised we are constantly testing ourselves or being …

Happiness is a Choice

May 26, 2010 – 6:12 pm | 2 Comments
Happiness is a Choice

“What I discovered was that happiness is not something that happens. It is not the result of good fortune or random chance. It is not something that money can buy or power command. It …

YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

May 17, 2010 – 10:02 am |
YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

Over the past seven months I have been following Australian teenager Jessica Watson on her solo and unassisted round the world yacht voyage. I actually started following her before she left because I couldn’t believe …

YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

May 10, 2010 – 9:20 am |
YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

Sometimes in the weekend I really just want to sit on my butt. Long weeks and lots of time driving will do that to anyone.
There is always stuff to do though and this weekend was …

Authentic Success; The Way of Simplicity

April 26, 2010 – 9:08 pm |

For the last few weeks I’ve been facilitating a 22 day process of transformation, building community and starting a new mentoring program for women leaders of the Whole New World, and that’s why you haven’t …

YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

April 26, 2010 – 8:48 am |
YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

Instead of working, working towards your goals why not stop, relax, and visualise / imagine having achieved them already.
On Saturday I was about to turn the TV on while we waited for friends to turn …

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