Smile to See the Bigger Picture
Mar 04, 2009 04:23PM
A positive mood, the researchers explain, encourages broader, more flexible thinking and increases our openness to information, which in turn allows us to adopt a higher order of future goals and work harder toward attaining them. It all enhances future well-being, providing more reasons to surround ourselves with positive things.
Source: University of Chicago Press Journals, 2008.