Month: November 2009

Laughter Is A Powerful Medicine

There aren’t many medicines that even come close to delivering the benefits that laughter delivers.  To start with, laughter makes us feel good, makes our burdens seem lighter and makes the difficult times seem less difficult.  In addition, laughter strengthens the immune system, helps you heal more quickly, reduces food cravings, reduces stress, anxiety and…

Being Nice Gives You A Real Advantage

There are a number of people who view being nice as a liability when it comes to their personal and professional success.  Some say, “If you’re nice, people will take advantage of you.”  Others say, “If you’re nice, you’ll be seen as being weak.”  Recent research studies, however, have shown that just the opposite is…