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The happiness advantage : how a positive brain fuels success in work and life

Author: Shawn Achor
Publisher: New York : Currency, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Recent discoveries in the field of positive psychology have shown that happiness fuels success, not the other way around. Achor isolates seven practical, actionable principles that show how to capitalize on the Happiness Advantage to improve performance and maximize potential.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shawn Achor
ISBN: 0307591557 9780307591555
OCLC Number: 1016436165
Description: ix, 239 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Positive psychology at work. Discovering the happiness advantage ; The happiness advantage at work ; Change is possible --
Seven principles. Principle #1. The happiness advantage ; Principle #2. The fulcrum and the lever ; Principle #3. The Tetris effect ; Principle #4. Falling up ; Principle #5. The Zorro circle ; Principle #6. The 20-second rule ; Principle #7. Social investment --
The ripple effect. Spreading the happiness advantage at work, at home, and beyond.
Responsibility: Shawn Achor.

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Recent discoveries in the field of positive psychology have shown that happiness fuels success, not the other way around. Achor isolates seven practical, actionable principles that show how to capitalize on the Happiness Advantage to improve performance and maximize potential.

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