The Happiness Advantage

The Happiness Advantage

[the Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work]

Audiobook CD - 2010
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Shawn Achor, a pioneer in the field of Positive Psychology, presents a seven-step guide to achieving true happiness and gratification in the workplace. Here, listeners will discover that happiness is one of the biggest factors in becoming successful and that with Achor's advice, they will easily be able to find that happiness.
Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, p2010.
ISBN: 9780307749345
Branch Call Number: CD 158.7 ACHO
Characteristics: 6 sound discs (7 1/2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.


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ArapahoeSummer Jul 09, 2017

Shawn Achor uses research studies from his positive psychology background and several other fields to demonstrate the impact of our beliefs on success. Simple exercises to reframe our thinking are mixed in with entertaining studies and personal experiences. Although the title suggests this is a business book, several of the anecdotes relate to health, learning, and family life.

Apr 14, 2012

Loved it. Though framed for business, it applies anywhere. Useful, interesting, research-based, occasionally brings really useful "ah ha!"s.

werblow Aug 06, 2011

An elaboration on Positive Mental Attitude but through Harvard studies. I guess that makes it real. I knew that all along. Happiness leads to success not the other way around. You create it by deciding to be positive deep into your every action and then you become successful.

Apr 26, 2011

Good summary of Positive Psychology techniques. Very practical approach. Good summary but not really anything new beyond what the other Positive Psychology books / audiobooks describe.


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