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Approved 02 February, 2020 @ 8:26pm by Jan Viljoen (version: 2)

Why we make poor choices and take bad decisions

In the following TED-talk, Dan Gilbert presents research and data from his exploration of happinessplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigHappiness Can Be Learned

A new study coordinated by the University of Trento shows the beneficial effects of an intensive program on happiness.

The results showed that several psychological well-being measures gradually increased within participants from the beginning to the end of the course. That was especially true for life satisfaction, perceived well-being, self-awareness and brainbrainfundamentalbrain
, sharing some surprising tests and experiments. He concluded that our beliefs about what will make us happy are often wrong… a premises he supports with intriguing research.