Hello, I am Malou Jacques, I am passionate about exploring human behavior to better understand how to live a richer and more fulfilling life. When we understand the inner workings that govern our values and beliefs, we can improve the quality of our lives.
How Serious is the Threat to our Democratic System today? What are the Major Challenges? What can be Done?
The current crisis of the democratic system poses a serious risk to the stability of multicultural societies as well as to free market capitalism.Read more
With the Current Level of Inflation, are there Signals that a Pernicious Visitor from the ‘70s and early ‘80s is Back?
There is little indication that a future recession is looming. However, skyrocketing demand and supply shortages are stretching the economy to the limit.Read more
Coping With the Unprecedented Challenges of Taking Care of Aging Parents
Rapidly aging populations and demographic shifts underscore the reality that aging will affect all of us personally and require care and support for those close to us.Read more
At Least 6 Extra Years of Higher Quality of Life for Everyone is Within Reach
It's time to set more ambitious goals for our health. It's not just about adding years to life but also adding life to years.Read more
The Merits of Long-term Value Creation for All Stakeholders
It is time for capitalism to keep pace with the evolving needs of society and respond to the new ways of how the world operates. The shift from shareholder capitalism to stakeholder capitalism is not only about adjusting the metrics of success, but also about redefining the rules that govern the world.Read more
When Life Spirals Out of Control: Self-compassion as an Alternative to the Relentless Pursuit of Self-esteem
Why? We are more likely to develop emotional resilience by being gentle with ourselves than by boosting our ego with harsh self-criticism.Read more