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A Little Happier: After Enron Emails Were Made Public, Researchers Learned a Lot, and So Did I.
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: After Enron Emails Were Made Public, Researchers Learned a Lot, and So Did I.

The fascinating history of the “Enron Corpus,” the trove of private emails that were made public in the wake of the collapse of the energy company Enron, reminds me never to write anything in an email that I wouldn’t want to see made public.
Podcast 324: Learn from the Wisdom of Teachers, a Clever Way to Use Email, and Anna Sale Talks about How to Have Difficult Conversations
Podcast 324

Podcast 324: Learn from the Wisdom of Teachers, a Clever Way to Use Email, and Anna Sale Talks about How to Have Difficult Conversations

We review some terrific lessons we’ve learned from teachers, discuss an email hack that makes it easier to ask someone for help, and Anna Sale discusses her new book, “Let’s Talk About Hard Things.”
Podcast 308: Tackle Your Email for One Hour, A Hack for Dealing with Photo Clutter, and an Interview with Gary Taubes About “The Case for Keto.”
Podcast 308

Podcast 308: Tackle Your Email for One Hour, A Hack for Dealing with Photo Clutter, and an Interview with Gary Taubes About “The Case for Keto.”

We discuss why spending one hour managing our email inbox can give us a happiness boost, highlight a listener hack about clearing out the photos on our phones, and interview award-winning journalist Gary Taubes about his new book “The Case for Keto.”
A Little Happier: The More We Talk to Someone, the More We Have to Say.
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: The More We Talk to Someone, the More We Have to Say.

In Karl Ove Knausgaard’s autobiographical novel My Struggle: Book Six, he reflects on the counter-intuitive truth that the more we talk to people, the more we have to say to them.
Podcast 246: Have Your Words Ready, an Email Hack, and a Conversation with Simon Sinek about “The Infinite Game”
Podcast 246

Podcast 246: Have Your Words Ready, an Email Hack, and a Conversation with Simon Sinek about “The Infinite Game”

When facing a tough situation, have your words ready; a hack related to email subject lines; and a conversation with Simon Sinek about “The Infinite Game.”
Podcast 224: Design Your Summer (Again), How to Handle the Challenge of Transitions, and Learn a New Fun Term: “Voluntold.”
Podcast 224

Podcast 224: Design Your Summer (Again), How to Handle the Challenge of Transitions, and Learn a New Fun Term: “Voluntold.”

Design your summer, manage the challenge of making transitions throughout the day, and why “the stewing is worse than the doing.”
Podcast 215: Throw a Celebratory Party, Feeling So Worried about the Future that You Can’t Enjoy the Present, and the Question of Healthy Treats.
Podcast 215

Podcast 215: Throw a Celebratory Party, Feeling So Worried about the Future that You Can’t Enjoy the Present, and the Question of Healthy Treats.

Throw a celebratory party, the problem of feeling so worried about the future that you can’t enjoy the present, a question about ideas for healthy treats, and a happiness hack.
Podcast 181: Practice Reverse Gossip, an Email-Related Hack, and How to Deal with a Sweetheart Who Gives Words of Non-Affirmation.
Podcast 181

Podcast 181: Practice Reverse Gossip, an Email-Related Hack, and How to Deal with a Sweetheart Who Gives Words of Non-Affirmation.

Practice reverse gossip, an email-related hack, and what to do when someone raises the bar.
Podcast 111: Beware of Storing Stuff, Another Look at the Stumbling Block of Emails, and the Challenge of Little Slips of Paper.
Podcast 111

Podcast 111: Beware of Storing Stuff, Another Look at the Stumbling Block of Emails, and the Challenge of Little Slips of Paper.

Podcast 111: Beware of "storage," a hack about flipping a coin, and more on the constant challenge of email.
Podcast 99: Take Personality Quizzes, Consider Your Email Habits, and Book Club Conflicts.
Podcast 99

Podcast 99: Take Personality Quizzes, Consider Your Email Habits, and Book Club Conflicts.

Podcast 99: Ep. 99: Get self-insight by taking personality quizzes, a hack for better emails, and how to address book club conflicts.
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