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PechaKucha Presentation

What is Happiness For You?

PRESENTED ON FEB 27, 2014
IN MEXICO CITY @ VOL 34

Antonio Sabater tries to understand the true meaning of happiness. Is it a nice car, family, a dog, a child? He defines happiness as the center between health, love, profession, and spirit and towards the end goes through things that make him happy. (in Spanish) 

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Deciphering Happiness

BY STEPHANIE PAUL
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 15, 2013

There is no secret to happiness, at least not after you watch this presentation by Stephanie Paul. With sublimely simple slides and undeniable reasoning, Stephanie could convince you that you are already happy, once you recognize what it is. So come on, be happy!

"Presentation of the Day" on March 1, 2014.

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The Myth Behind Happily Ever After

BY JESSICA WATSON
@ VOL 2 ON FEB 20, 2014

Traveling graphic designer Jessica Watson contemplates happiness and what it looks like in the real world, apart from what movies tell us it should be. She describes her search for "happily ever after" as she committs to travelling around the U.S., going out of her comfort zone, meeting new people, and learning life lessons. 

 

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A Present for Yourself

BY STELLA THOMASSEN
@ VOL 24 ON DEC 09, 2014

What would become possible for you if you started living your life to the full 100%? This is exactly what happened to Stella Thomassen one year ago. 

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What is Timebanking and How It Can Help You?

BY CLAIR SLADE
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 23, 2015

Timebanking is the medium of exchange that acts as a way to encourage and reward the work needed to build strong, resilient community. Clair Slade talks about her involvement with a local Timebank in the Cambridgeshire town of St Neots and how it changed her life.

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Happiness

BY MARTINE VOSKUIL
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 01, 2017

Martine Voskuil is sharing her road towards happiness with us. What does happiness mean to her? What does science have to say about it? And what can we do to become even more happier. 

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D I V O R C E

BY ADRIANA ROSCA
@ VOL 46 ON JUN 05, 2018

Adriana Rosca emigrated 10 years ago from Romania, and thinks life is to short to live in misery!

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Dan Mitchell: The Guy Who Accidentally Started a Candle Company & Then Quit His Corporate Career to Pursue Happiness (No, Seriously)

BY DANIEL MITCHELL
@ VOL 34 ON MAY 31, 2018

"Mitchell's don't quit."

Entrepreneur Dan Mitchell shares his personal story on how he went from living a dispassionate corporate life to serendipitously starting his independent and successful candle company, Farmer's Son Co. He also shares how his family (and their motto) has given him the strength and the courage to pursue happiness in the face of risk and ultimately escape the metaphorical beige office.

Find out more about Dan and Farmer's Son Co on his website at http://www.farmerssonco.com/.

Dan's talk was recorded live at PechaKucha Night Winnipeg Vol. 34, on May 31, 2018, at the Park Theatre. 


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The Art of Happiness

BY DONNY BRAZILE
@ VOL 10 ON MAR 27, 2017

What makes us happy? Is there an art to human happiness? Join Flagler College faculty member Donny Brazile as he explores the history of happiness from Aristotle to advancing cognitive science. 

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You Being You is Something Good

BY HAROLD GEORGE
@ VOL 10 ON MAR 27, 2017

Harold George reflects on his life, and how practicing the fine art of invisibility as a teenager slowly gave way to living a life of meaning and happiness without apology.