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#692 Social Media Is Not a Replacement for Human Contact

Social media is a wonderful tool for keeping up with the lives of friends and family but social media is not a replacement for human contact.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Gratitude, happiness, Podcasts, relationships.

#691 Get Together with Old Friends

Social media, email, and phone calls are nice, but there’s no substitute for the opportunity to get together with old friends.…

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#690 Maintaining Long-Term Friendships

Maintaining long-term friendships requires effort from both parties. See yourself as the catalyst in the process.

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#689 The Happiest People Are Those with the Strongest Social Lives

You might think that the happiest people are those with the greatest wealth or the best jobs. In fact the happiest people are those with the strongest social lives. Surrounding yourself with great people is the answer.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Gratitude, happiness, Podcasts, relationships.

#688 Social Interaction and Father’s Day

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Social Interaction Drives Happiness

A study was done that suggested that people from Denmark are the happiest in the world. Their happiness was attributed to their social interaction. It seems that 92% of Danes are members of some form of social group. Humans are social beings. We thrive when we are in the presence of those we enjoy. Another study was done in the late 90’s that suggested that 70 percent of our happiness is derived from our personal relationships. That includes, family, friends, neighbors and co-workers.

We all have special people we have met at some point in our lives. People for which we enjoy spending time.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in happiness, Make people like you, relationships.

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