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IT IS BETTER TO GIVE THAN RECEIVE


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Thinking About Giving, Not Receiving, Motivates People to Help Others

We’re often told to ‘count our blessings’ and be grateful for what we have. And research shows that doing so makes us happier. But will it actually change our behavior towards others? A new study published in Psychological Science suggests that thinking about what we’ve given, rather than what we’ve received, may lead us to be more helpful toward others. ... More>