Knowing who you are and being OK with it is really the true key to happiness, says Stacy Pittman who learned to be happy with herself while raising her son.
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Leavening Rye Happiness
Maja Lund, PechaKucha organizer of Copenhagen, Denmark, invites us in to see her perspective on the intersection of Danish and Japanese culture. On her journey, starting with a search for rye-bread in Tokyo, she seeks an understanding to the country's love for Danish pastries and looks into different perspectives on happiness, Danish "hygge" and Japanese "kata".
"Presentation of the Day" on May 4, 2013.
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.
What is Happiness For You?
BY ANTONIO SABATER
@ VOL 34
ON FEB 27, 2014
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)
Beyond Smart Cities: Retrofitting Cities for Happiness
BY DANIELE QUERCIA
@ PECHAKUCHA URBAN INNOVATION MONTH
ON APR 01, 2014
Which urban elements make people happy? Daniele Quercia poses this question, and offers a solution using applications he and his research team have developed to determine what citizens love about their city.
Freedom To Express Yourself
BY LILY CHIAM
@ VOL 2
ON FEB 07, 2015
Optimistic musician and founder of Expression Music Academy, Lily Chiam, decribes how she emerged through her love for music to becoming a composer, performer and educator internationally. Here, she encourages all to pursue their talents and dreams, both big and small.
BY ALEX SCHMIDT
@ VOL 2
ON JAN 21, 2016
“So we found out that just dealing with the topic of happiness and thinking about what makes us happy actually made us happy. ”
In Happy Squares from PechaKucha Night Goettingen’s 2nd volume, presenter Alexander Schmidt speaks on a topic that is sure to bring a smile to your face. During a project about happiness, Alexander discovered that it takes few to make people happy: Think about happy things and you become happy! Happy Squares are an attempt to actively make people think about their happiness, whilst transforming a public space into an artwork for an afternoon. Check it out, we encourage you to try it in your own town!
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, March 3rd, 2016.