The Resource Solve for happy : engineer your path to joy, Mo Gawdat, (electronic resource)

Solve for happy : engineer your path to joy, Mo Gawdat, (electronic resource)

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Solve for happy : engineer your path to joy
Title
Solve for happy
Title remainder
engineer your path to joy
Statement of responsibility
Mo Gawdat
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Language
eng
Summary
Mo Gawdat is a remarkable thinker and the Chief Business Officer at Google's [X], an elite team of engineers that comprise Google's futuristic "dream factory." Applying his superior skills of logic and problem solving to the issue of happiness, he proposes an algorithm based on an understanding of how the brain takes in and processes joy and sadness. Then he solves for happy.In 2001 Mo Gawdat realized that despite his incredible success, he was desperately unhappy. A lifelong learner, he attacked the problem as an engineer would: examining all the provable facts and scrupulously applying logic. Eventually, his countless hours of research and science proved successful, and he discovered the equation for permanent happiness. Thirteen years later, Mo's algorithm would be put to the ultimate test. After the sudden death of his son, Ali, Mo and his family turned to his equation--and it saved them from despair. In dealing with the horrible loss, Mo found his mission: he would pull off the type of "moonshot" goal that he and his colleagues were always aiming for--he would share his equation with the world and help as many people as possible become happier. In Solve for Happy Mo questions some of the most fundamental aspects of our existence, shares the underlying reasons for suffering, and plots out a step-by-step process for achieving lifelong happiness and enduring contentment. He shows us how to view life through a clear lens, teaching us how to dispel the illusions that cloud our thinking; overcome the brain's blind spots; and embrace five ultimate truths. No matter what obstacles we face, what burdens we bear, what trials we've experienced, we can all be content with our present situation and optimistic about the future
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Gawdat, Mo
Dewey number
158
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LC call number
BF575.H27
LC item number
G39 2017ab
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other
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PerformerNote
Read by Mo Gawdat
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Happiness
  • Contentment
  • Contentment
  • Happiness
  • SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / Happiness
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Solve for happy : engineer your path to joy, Mo Gawdat, (electronic resource)
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rdacontent
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ocn978292581
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (11 hr., 16 min., 24 sec.))
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online
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9781508228004
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sound
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Solve for happy : engineer your path to joy, Mo Gawdat, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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ocn978292581
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11 hr., 16 min., 24 sec.))
File format
unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9781508228004
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital
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not applicable
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unknown
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
8FDB9C3C-2356-4D21-847D-E67B7CEC5FB4
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