positive psychology


Each week we are doing a deep dive into a different topic and this week we’ve been looking at some of the key takeaways from Shawn Achor’s The Happiness Advantage.  We’ll wrap it up this week by looking at the implications of boosting happiness on workplace culture.
Question:  Is it surprising that leaders who cultivate happiness in the workplace also drive overall productivity and success?  
Shawn shares the research … continue reading

So far this week, we’ve learned a couple of key lessons from Shawn Achor’s The Happiness Advantage. First, happiness is more than a feeling; it is an indispensable ingredient of our success. And second: there are some serious benefits to being happy.    

Shawn then raises the question: “Well, that’s great for the happy people, Shawn, but what about the rest of us??” 

There’s good news here, too.  In recent … continue reading