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Kindness & Social Connection

Kindness & Social Connection

Research shows that happy people are motivated to do kind things for others.

  • You can do one extra act of kindness per day, or you can do a few acts of kindness in a single day.
  • It should be something that really helps or impacts another person.

Research shows that happy people spend more time with others and have a richer set of social connections than unhappy people.

  • The simple act of talking to a stranger on the street can boost our mood more than we expect.

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