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The Road Less Taken: Is Danish happiness an inside job?
Mar 4, 2017 7:00 am| by TheCopenhagenPost

Some weeks ago I was conducting research at Danish schools trying to gain a deeper understanding of how Danes actively teach empathy there. Standards set at school Seeing as empathy is now considered one of the single biggest factors in predicting successful leaders and businesses, as need as general well-being, it’s no wonder the Danes … Continue reading The Road Less Taken: Is Danish happiness an inside job?

The Road Less Taken: More to hygge than cosy chocolate consumption
Dec 20, 2016 5:00 pm| by Ben Hamilton

If you haven’t already been hit by hyggemania, you probably will be soon. There have been nine books and counting launched on hygge in 2016 alone  – a year in which it was named one of the top ten words by both the Collins and Oxford dictionaries along with the likes of Brexit and post-truth. … Continue reading The Road Less Taken: More to hygge than cosy chocolate consumption

The Road Less Taken: The happiness found in unhappy endings
Sep 24, 2016 7:00 am| by Ben Hamilton

Recently I wrote an article for Time Magazine about Danish children’s TV and in particular the show ‘Vild Venner’ (wild friends). Let’s talk about death! It’s a sweet show about two kids who rescue animals. I sat down very unassumingly one evening with my seven-year-old daughter to watch the friends save a bird in trouble. … Continue reading The Road Less Taken: The happiness found in unhappy endings

Police powerless to take action against Danish ‘revenge porn’ website
Sep 16, 2016 11:19 am| by Lucie Rychla

Authorities can do nothing about people downloading sexually-explicit photos of young Danish girls

This year’s Christmas hit banned on public roads in Denmark
Nov 30, 2015 8:25 am| by Ray W

The use of Segboards is barred by state agency

A Dane Abroad: Fluency takes time, but it’s worth the effort!
Oct 17, 2015 7:00 am| by Ben Hamilton

I thought my English was good when I first moved to New Zealand. But it turns out there’s a big difference between writing essays at school and having real-life interactions in another language. Eek! Nevertheless, once you get over the initial pitfalls, and past a few awkward situations, there’s light at the end of the … Continue reading A Dane Abroad: Fluency takes time, but it’s worth the effort!

Balkan surprise package blocks Denmark’s road to France
Jun 15, 2015 12:37 pm| by TheCopenhagenPost

Albania are ‘undefeated’ in the group and have a game in hand

Film review of: Mad Max: Fury Road
May 14, 2015 7:00 pm| by TheCopenhagenPost

Mad action taken to the max, but Max’s left on the kerb

The treacherous road to Brazil
Oct 12, 2013 3:44 pm| by admin

Despite finding themselves in a difficult group, Denmark only have themselves to blame for missing out on the sports event that brings the world to a grinding halt

More work, less pay: Welcome to the new Danish workplace
Feb 10, 2012 8:24 am| by admin

Experts see the signs of a sea change in Danes’ expectations about work; staying competitive in the new global marketplace is at stake

All students should study abroad, minister says
Jan 23, 2012 10:18 am| by admin

Education minister wants to make it less complicated for students to take part of their education in other countries

Artfully thrifty: Let the battle begin between the EU member states vying for EMA
Apr 1, 2017 7:00 am| by TheCopenhagenPost

Denmark, Sweden and Ireland give their two Euro cents on the issue

A woman apart – the tale of Denmark’s celebrity sex change pioneer
Jan 19, 2017 8:33 pm| by Christian W

In 1952 a young Danish-American named George Jørgensen walked into Copenhagen’s Rigshospital, and left as Christine. The rest, as they say, is history . . .

2017: The Brits are leaving, but not without big dollops of hygge
Jan 1, 2017 7:00 am| by Ben Hamilton

North Sea love affair hasn’t always been smooth sailing though

Unleashing the potential of migration
Dec 19, 2016 7:13 pm| by Ben Hamilton

Migrants are not goods that can be exported or imported, and they should not be exploited as such

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