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Want a Happier,
More Fulfilling, and
Satisfying Life?


In  less than an hour  you can get your completely  personalized Personal Development Plan™ that will:

  • Give you an actionable plan for living a more fulfilling and satisfying life
  • Focus your energy by clearly showing your  top priorities for your individual growth
  • Save valuable time by identifying areas where you are already well developed (and where you’re not)
  • Provide you with hundreds of hand-picked expert links to get you started
  • Save thousands of $  by showing you where your personal development spending will be most effective

Is the Personal Development Planner™ right for you?

It is if you want to live a happy and fulfilling life  but, like most of us, you  aren’t exactly sure about how to make that happen.

You are willing to take control of your life,  willing to work hard to reach your goals, are independent, and have your own ideas about what your needs are and no single source seems to have all the answers.

Most of all, it is right for you if you know you could be happier if someone could just point you in the right direction while still respecting your unique needs .

I was just like you…

I wanted to be happier but couldn’t find just the right path .

I learned from countless sources, some of them amazing, others a complete waste of time.

I spoke with experts, examined happy people around the world, and sought wisdom at the edges of civilization.

And I learned about the science of the mind, human needs, and our emotions. I researched and I analyzed for decades, seeking the happiness I knew existed but few seemed to achieve. Finally, a few years ago, I found some answers .

But the answers I found were my answers. If there was one thing that I had learned over those decades, no two people are exactly alike.  We each have our own special uniqueness, but we also have our common humanity, and that was the key…

About Kenneth Benjamin

Founder, Happiness International

I founded Happiness International on the idea that through better self-knowledge, a deeper understanding of how the human mind works, and patient, hard work, we can each, in our own unique way, reach our personal goals.

Unlike the world’s religions and most self-help gurus, I knew that I didn’t have the answers, at least for anyone but myself. What I did have were a set of universal tools that I knew other people could use to find the right answers for themselves.

Happiness, fulfillment, and satisfaction are locked within each of us. My job is to be the locksmith.

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WE PROMISE and the Happiness Essentials™

In the spring of 2012, I was reading some of the latest ideas by prominent brain and psychology researchers about what we need for happiness when I had a flash of insight. What I saw was how closely the results of the techniques I had used to reach happiness were to what they proposed were the keys to happiness. What also struck me was that despite each of these experts having far more deep experience in their subject areas, there were gaps in each hypothesis, and there were overlaps, both between the experts and with my own discoveries.

I sat down and analyzed these leading theories of happiness and life satisfaction, looking for the common ground between the neuroscience, psychology, and philosophies dating back thousands of years. I integrated the wisdom of ancient thinkers such as Plato and Aristotle with Abraham Maslow’s well-known “hierarchy of needs” and with modern researchers such as Martin Seligman and John Davidson. And there were other sources, as well. Teachings from the major religions, ideas from personality theory, and much more.


Wellbeing – mind-body connection
Environment – climate, beauty, your ‘space’

Pleasure – joy, fun, sex, positive emotions
Relationships – parents, spouses, friends, etc.
Outlook – self-control, adventurousness, optimism
Meaning – reason, goals, purpose, awareness
Involvement – action, challenge, creativity, flow
Success – learning, accomplishment, value
Elasticity – resiliency to inevitable troubles

When the dust settled, I had identified 9 keys to living a happy and fulfilled life, which go by the easy to remember acronym  WE PROMISE.

As I further refined and explored WE PROMISE, I identified within those 9 categories a total of 55 of the most relevant aspects of human happiness  that  we all share  – the Happiness Essentials™.

That lead to an idea about how I could share my discoveries…

Personal Development Planner to the rescue…

My dream, and the reason I founded Happiness International, is to help each of us become happier, more fulfilled, and more satisfied with life, each  in our own unique way. WE PROMISE and the Happiness Essentials gave me the tools  to make that dream a reality.

Personal development is hard work. Countless hours, and even more dollars, spent going down the wrong path. Progress is slow. All because we don’t have a clear plan.

The Personal Development Planner  does the hard work of helping you build that plan. It helps you discover, prioritize, and keep track of all 55 Happiness Essentials that determine your happiness, satisfaction, and fulfillment.

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Your plan is based on your thoughts and feelings…

Unlike many books, courses, and expert advice, the Personal Development Planner™ does not have pre-set ideas about your needs. It relies on the #1 expert in knowing your needs — you.

It recognizes the fact that while everyone has the same essential needs  to achieve happiness and fulfillment, your specific needs are unique to you.

Your Personal Development Plan is tailored based on what you think and feel, not someone else’s plan based on their thoughts and feelings.

How we discover your unique needs…

Building your plan starts with a questionnaire . For each of the 55 Happiness Essentials™, you will be asked about:

  • Your ideal state – Find your version of ‘perfect’, not someone else’s.
  • Where you are currently – How close to your ideal are you today?
  • Its overall importance to you – Some things matter more than others but everyone is different.

Have you ever wondered why some people seem to live in ways you would never enjoy? Are they all just crazy? It may seem that way but they are living in ways that are compatible with their unique personality. No doubt they would think the same of you.

That is why for each of the Happiness Essentials you will be asked to search your feelings, beliefs, and thoughts to decide what is just right for you.

How important is power and status? What about children? Does beauty matter? How much, and how hard, are you willing to work on it? Have you already met your goals or are you still far away?

These are but a few of the questions that form the foundation of your Personal Development Plan.

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Your answers are what matter…

Using our proprietary algorithm, the Personal Development Planner statistically normalizes your answers, then computes  your unique Personal Development Plan.

There is no pre-set notion of what your happiness needs are so your plan is unique to you. What this means is that you’ll get the answers you need to put yourself on the optimal path for achieving your personal development goals.

By sorting the areas you would most benefit from personal development to the top and those areas where you are already meeting your goals or have little interest to the bottom, your Personal Development Plan shows you where to invest your time, energy, and effort to achieve results.

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Having a plan is just the beginning…

Once you have your Personal Development Plan what do you do with it?

Included with each of the 55 Happiness Essentials are a wealth of hand-picked links to articles, videos, books, and websites with expert knowledge and thought-provoking ideas about each specific topic.

These serve as a teaser and entree to the deeper personal explorations you’ll likely follow in each of your top priority Happiness Essentials.

What are you waiting for?

Getting started is easy. In less than an hour  you can be on your way to  a happier, more fulfilling, and satisfying life. The  life you know is possible.

Let the Personal Development Planner be your guide – a guide you can trust  because the path is one you create for yourself.

Normally the Personal Development Planner sells for $47 but we’re offering it for a limited introductory period  for FREE.

Yes, free. We only have one request: If the Personal Development Planner helps you, will you agree to tell others about it?

That’s it. Try it for free, share it if you like it.

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P.S. This special free offer is only for a very limited time so get started and in less than a hour you will have your personalized plan for living a happier, more fulfilling, and satisfying life. Satisfaction is guaranteed and your guide to discovery is the one person you know you can trust – yourself. Taking action is one of the universal traits of happy people. Discover the rest by clicking here to get started .

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