The Hindsight Window: Mastering Your Internal State | TOYL Celebration

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The Hindsight Window: Mastering Your Internal State | TOYL Celebration

Learn how to take control of your internal state for greater happiness and peace of mind.

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About this event

Eric Edmeades will share the concept of the ‘hindsight window’. The hindsight window refers to the period of time between an event that you perceive to be bad and a point in the future where you have come to terms with that event. The shorter your hindsight window, the happier you will be. Find out how you can shorten your hindsight window, cultivate a content and accepting state of mind, and grow in the face of adversity. 

  • Presented by: Mr Eric Edmeades, Canadian Senate Award Winner (Canada)
  • Moderated by: Dr Vimallan Manokara, Head, MINDS Institute (Singapore)

About Time of Your Life Celebration 2022 

Connections: Past, Present and Future 

How can we make the journey of ageing a better one? By reconnecting to our past, examining our present, and striving towards the future, we will reimagine how this voyage can be made more gratifying. Join us to connect with gerontology experts and community partners as we delve into facets of ageing like caregiving, gerontechnology, lifelong learning, and physical and mental well-being. 

Jointly brought to you by the National Library Board (NLB) and Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS). 

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About the Speaker

Widely recognised as one of the most powerful, engaging, and entertaining speakers in the world today, Eric Edmeades has shared the stage with prominent figures like Sir Richard Branson, Jack Canfield, John Gray, Robin Sharma, and former US President Bill Clinton. Eric has logged over 10,000 hours on stage and spoken in over 20 countries around the world. Eric routinely speaks at business and technology conferences, film festivals, and corporate engagements. He also does pro-bono talks and consulting for not-for-profit organisations and schools.

About the Moderator

Dr Vimallan Manokara is a registered psychologist in Singapore with a PhD (Medicine) from the University of Sydney, Australia. He has more than 12 years of experience in the field of disability in a variety of roles, such as clinical practice, research and analytics, innovation, and training and management. He currently holds the position of Director in MINDS Institute, the research arm of MINDS, a social service agency in Singapore. His research interests include quality of life, ageing, inclusion, and employment of seniors and persons with disabilities. He has published in peer-reviewed journals and authored a chapter in a book by the National Institute of Education (NIE).

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