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A Little Happier: Someone’s Casual Comment Can Show Us an Entirely New Path for Ourselves.
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: Someone’s Casual Comment Can Show Us an Entirely New Path for Ourselves.

Acclaimed writer Nnedi Okorafor describes how a friend’s casual comment redirected her life.
A Little Happier: “I Remember Feeling the Warm Relief of Knowing What My Future Was.”
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: “I Remember Feeling the Warm Relief of Knowing What My Future Was.”

This story from the life of the brilliant ad executive Mary Wells Lawrence is a great example of the fact that to discover the work that’s right for us, and to be able to pursue it, is one of the greatest sources of happiness that life can offer.
A Little Happier: This Mother Knew Exactly What Advice to Give in an Awful Job Situation.
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: This Mother Knew Exactly What Advice to Give in an Awful Job Situation.

I’m often wracked by indecision when I’m asked to give advice or take action. I love this example of a mother who knew exactly what career advice to give her daughter.
If Others Think I Can Do a Job, I Can Probably Do It.
A Little Happier

If Others Think I Can Do a Job, I Can Probably Do It.

A Little Happier: I was very reassured when a friend talked to me before a job interview, and I realized that if other people think I can do a job, I can probably do it.
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