The gratitude that we encounter helps us believe in the goodness of the world, and strengthens us thereby to do what's good.
Dr. Albert Schweitzer

The Power of Thanks

The Power of Thanks

Mar 28, 2013-- In "Sidetracked" Why Our Decisions Get Derailed, and How We Can Stick to the Plan," Francesca Gino, an associate professor at Harvard Business School, explores a range of fascinating subjects, including how emotions influence decisions and the often thorny matter of understanding the perspectives of others. Blending social science and real-world examples, Gino's book also highlights the science of gratitude. "The message of 'Sidetracked,'" Gino said in an interview, "is that a lot of these forces happen even though we are unaware of them. People might just not realize how powerful expressions of gratitude are." (9018 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionEach day of this week, experiment with expressing your authentic gratitude to someone.



Quote Bulletin


Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 246,036 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Nov 10: Two Words That Can Change a Life (78,341 reads) Nov 9: The Gentle Art of Blessing (5,487 reads) Oct 13: Why We Should Take World Octopus Day Seriously (4,757 reads) Oct 15: Rethinking the Bucket List (6,364 reads) Oct 21: 8 Questions to Help Navigate Election Stress (8,628 reads)

More ...