12 Choices to a Happier You!

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Course Description

Happiness is not a choice! But it is a byproduct of ongoing conscious deliberate choices!

Economics is the science of scarcity: we have unlimited desires but the resources available to satisfy those desires are limited. Therefore, we have to make choices, and those choices involves trade-offs!

Since economics is the science of making choices, let the Happiness Economist introduce you to 12 Choices to a Happier You!

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone willing and determined to lead a more meaningful and more fulfilled life!

Expected Outcomes

  1. Better insights on how you can harness the tools of economics to make better choices, and lead a more meaningful and more fulfilled life! Requirements A willingness and determination to lead a more meaningful and more fulfilled life! Description Happiness is not a choice! But it is a byproduct of ongoing conscious deliberate choices! Economics is the science of scarcity: we have unlimited desires but the resources available to satisfy those desires are limited. Therefore, we have to make choices, and those choices involves trade-offs! Since economics is the science of making choices, let the Happiness Economist introduce you to 12 Choices to a Happier You! Who this course is for: Anyone willing and determined to lead a more meaningful and more fulfilled life! Show more Show less Course content 13 sections • 47 lectures • 1h 6m total length Expand all sections The Basic Economic Problem... and the 5 Basic Happiness Problems? 11 lectures • 13min What is economics, and what does that have to do with happiness? Preview 03:13 The Basic Economic Problem! 00:51 So, what does that have to do with happiness? 01:40 Read: The Five Basic Happiness Problems? 02:41 Happiness Problem #1: We WANT to be happy! Preview 00:15 Happiness Problem #2: We want to be happy NOW! 00:15 Happiness Problem #3: We want to be happy ALL THE TIME! 00:15 Happiness Problem #4: We want to be happy WITHOUT MUCH EFFORT! 00:15 Happiness Problem #5: We want to be happy BY CHASING THE WRONG THINGS! 00:12 Video Recap: The Five Basic Happiness Problems with our modern society? Preview 02:42 The Happiness Economist is all about making choices that maximize happiness! 00:12 Journaling Exercise #1 1 question Happiness Choice #1? 3 lectures • 3min Choose gratitude! Preview 00:12 Does more equal better? 01:03 Lecture on Gratitude! Preview 02:13 Journaling Exercise #2 2 questions Happiness Choice #2? 3 lectures • 4min Choose purpose! 00:12 Is there a trade-off between money and meaning? 01:25 Lecture on Purpose! 02:51 Journaling Exercise #3 2 questions Happiness Choice #3? 3 lectures • 4min Choose giving! 00:15 The power of giving? 01:07 Lecture on Giving! 02:29 Journaling Exercise #4 1 question Happiness Choice #4? 3 lectures • 5min Choose community-mindedness! 00:14 The move from ‘ME’conomics to ‘WE’conomics? 01:30 Lecture on Community-mindedness! Preview 03:11 Journaling Exercise #5 1 question Happiness Choice #5? 3 lectures • 4min Choose to buy experiences! 00:14 Do experiences make us happier? 01:03 Lecture on Buying Experiences! 02:33 Journaling Exercise #6 1 question Happiness Choice #6? 3 lectures • 5min Choose to buy time! 00:12 Can I buy more time? 01:38 Lecture on Buying Time! Preview 02:55 Journaling Exercise #7 2 questions Happiness Choice #7? 3 lectures • 5min Choose mindfulness! 00:15 In the here and now? 01:38 Lecture on Mindfulness! 03:07 Journaling Exercise #8 1 question Happiness Choice #8? 3 lectures • 4min Choose to ask for help, when needed! 00:11 Should I ask for help? 01:12 Lecture on Asking for Help! 02:09 Journaling Exercise #9 1 question Happiness Choice #9? 3 lectures • 5min Choose a satisficing approach, every now and then! 00:15 Do I always have to make the best decision? 01:30 Lecture on Satisficing! 02:56 Journaling Exercise #10 1 question 3 more sections Instructor Mohamed Elashiry Economics and History teacher, Life Coach and World Citizen! 4.3 Instructor Rating 149 Reviews 4,017 Students 3 Courses I have been teaching high school level IB Economics and History for 12 years. I have taught at 5 different international schools in four different countries! I have a Postgraduate Diploma of Teaching and Master of Teaching from the University of Melbourne, Australia. I currently teach IB Economics and History at an international school in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. I also coach swimming and tennis. Show more Show less Udemy Business Teach on Udemy Get the app About us Contact us Careers Blog Help and Support Affiliate Impressum Kontakt Terms Privacy policy Cookie settings Sitemap © 2021 Udemy, Inc. window.handleCSSToggleButtonClick = function (event) { var target = event.currentTarget; var cssToggleId = target && target.dataset && target.dataset.cssToggleId; var input = cssToggleId && document.getElementById(cssToggleId); if (input) { if (input.dataset.type === 'checkbox') { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; } else { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.allowToggle && input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; var radios = document.querySelectorAll('[name="' + input.dataset.name + '"]'); for (var i = 0; i (function(){window['__CF$cv$params']={r:'678427b97dc2dbff',m:'50b6c5ce7f5beef48ee48801635f1ea281016683-1627874268-1800-Af35BNZgLCJt8X6f5JGjZqoCmWcvFTGnV2uNNipwom8n2+5oroeo3u3PPLLXTCzKr46Mh9h13JX5QZ5mlXOWGgqHJY5LuYN7+dKlVy05ZI0jEyCPxlWY10seEIDUYIpucq9LFIUcYaKK3fH3+8auBo0=',s:[0xd46cbf11e3,0x9ced1b26b4],}})();