self-fulfilling prophesy


Turns out the answer to this question is a tremendous predictor of overall success. Why? This week we’ve been looking at some of the key lessons of Shawn Achor’s terrific book The Happiness Advantage which summarizes many of the tenants of positive psychology. People who think of themselves as lucky: * Set more (and more difficult) goals * Put more effort into achieving those goals * Stay more engaged when faced with difficulty * Rise…