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TEDTalks : Shawn Achor - The Happy Secret to Better Work

Author: Shawn Achor; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; TED Conferences LLC.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We believe that we should work to be happy, but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining TEDTalk, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity. Achor is the CEO of Good Think Inc., where he researches and teaches about positive psychology.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
TED Conferences LLC, 2012
Named Person: Shawn Achor
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Shawn Achor; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; TED Conferences LLC.
OCLC Number: 844439824
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 22, 2013.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
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Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (12 min.)) : sound, color
Contents: Turning a Negative into a Positive (2:32) --
Positive Psychology (2:40) --
Changing Our Mental Outlook (1:02) --
Focusing on the Negative (1:44) --
Positive Brains and Success (0:57) --
Hard Work? Happiness (0:49) --
Happiness Advantage (1:04) --
Steps Toward a Positive Attitude (1:09) --
Credits: TEDTalks: Shawn Achor-The Happy Secret to Better Work (0:05).
Other Titles: Happy Secret to Better Work
Responsibility: TED Conferences LLC.

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We believe that we should work to be happy, but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining TEDTalk, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity. Achor is the CEO of Good Think Inc., where he researches and teaches about positive psychology.

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