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Story: That Unreasonable Demand Might Not Be So Unreasonable

For the weekly videos, I now tell a story. I’ve realized that for me, and I think for many people, a story is what holds my attention and makes a point most powerfully. This week’s story: That unreasonable demand might not be so unreasonable.   Can’t see the video? Click here. As I explain in the video, I read this …


“Even Typing the Phrase ‘Drinking Coffee’ Makes Me a Little Happier.”

Happiness interview: Dan Heath. I’m a big fan of Dan Heath and Chip Heath‘s book, Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die. My favorite part: the description of the “Don’t Mess with Texas” campaign. For that reason, I couldn’t wait to get my hands on their latest book, which has a direct relevance to happiness: Switch: How …