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October 7 - October 28, 2020

HP Finland Feed


Reflection, encouragement, and relationship building are all important aspects of getting a new habit to stick.
Share thoughts, encourage others, and reinforce positive new habits on the Feed.

To get started, share “your why.” Why did you join the challenge and choose the actions you did?

    Waste Use a Reusable Water Bottle
    While water bottles are needed for health and safety in certain places, we can do more to reduce the unnecessary use of them. What are the barriers to you using reusable bottles and tap water instead of bottled water? How could you make this a permanent habit?

    Jari Hamalainen's avatar
    Jari Hamalainen 10/28/2020 11:43 PM
    recyclable rate of plastic bottles in Finland is very high
    Simplicity Research My Investment Portfolio
    In what ways can you increase the positive impacts and decrease the negative impacts of your financial investments?

    Mona Valimaki's avatar
    Mona Valimaki 10/28/2020 11:42 PM
    responsible investing, for example, in environment-friendly funds
    Waste Skip the Straw
    How could you incorporate other "R's" -- reduce, reuse, refuse, repair, repurpose, etc. -- into your lifestyle?

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    Jari Hamalainen 10/28/2020 11:42 PM
    never use straw. there is no reason
    Transportation Conduct Virtual Meetings
    How can you ensure that your virtual meetings honor your values and your company's culture?

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    Jari Hamalainen 10/28/2020 11:40 PM
    Being at home office, it is new way of working. Values or culture does not disappear in our company. It is in our DNA
    Simplicity Family Game Hour
    How does being playful with others enrich your life?

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    Mona Valimaki 10/28/2020 11:40 PM
    It makes me more relaxed.
    Health Audit Toxic Cleaning Products in my Home
    To what extent do environmental factors contribute to your own health or issues with health?

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    Mika Pasanen 10/28/2020 1:06 PM
    The environmental factors can influence moods, motivation etc like rooms with bright light, both natural and artificial, can improve health outcomes such as depression, agitation, and sleep.
    Waste Use Reusable Bags
    What do you do if you find yourself in the situation of needing a bag for items but don't have a reusable one with you or aren't allowed to use the one you brought? Carry things out in your hands? In a cart? Accept a disposable one? If you find yourself in this position often, what system could you put in place to try to create a successful habit of not using plastic bags?

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    Virpi Kemppainen 10/28/2020 11:56 AM
    Then I buy a paper bag and try to use it several times. 
    Action Track: Healing and Renewal Forgiveness
    How has the process of forgiving, or contemplating forgiveness, benefited you?

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    Paula Zeitlin 10/28/2020 8:20 AM
    I am reading a book by Jay Shetty, and I am starting to understand what forgiveness means. Let see how if I am able to use it in daily life. 
    Community Learn About Constructive Communication
    How can you, your loved ones, the community, and environment all benefit from constructive communication?

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    Paula Zeitlin 10/28/2020 8:17 AM
    When communication is constructive, everybody understand different points of view better and it is easier to find a resolution that satisfies more people.
    Simplicity Organize a Course
    How can you use programs to help mobilize your community to take action toward a sustainable future?

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    Paula Zeitlin 10/28/2020 8:15 AM
    From the website it is easy way to understand those small steps that make a big impact.