Conan O’Brien’s wise advice came to mind when we stumbled upon two studies linking kindness with satisfaction in the sack and the workplace. Consider this a virtuous cycle BE NICE! GET LUCKY!
In a Canadian study, participants completed a questionnaire about how frequently they engaged in altruistic behaviours, such as giving blood and helping to dig a stranger’s car out of the snow. (In Canada, that happens a lot, apparently.) The researchers theorise that kinder people are seen as more desirable partners, so they get more nooky.
GET LUCKY! SCORE AT WORK!
In a study in the Journal of Management, 159 married employees reported on their sexual activity and how they felt at work over the course of two weeks. On days after they had sex, workers described being in a better mood, feeling happier at the office and, yes, treating colleagues with more kindness. So the cycle begins all over again!