The Happiness Advantage

The Happiness Advantage

The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work

Book - 2010 | 1st ed
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Offers seven basic principles for achieving happiness and success, improving performance at work, and developing a more positive mind-set.
Publisher: New York : Crown Business, ©2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780307591548
Branch Call Number: 158.7 ACH 2010
Characteristics: ix, 236 p. : ill. ; 25 cm


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Staff Book Review: The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor

The Happiness Advantage would be an excellent companion for those who love personal development and want to discover their potential. Although, as the title mentions, the book’s focus is geared towards success and work performance, the essence of the book is all about happiness. Shawn Achor, former Harvard graduate and advocate of positive psychology, has studied for many years the ideas... (more)

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Mar 15, 2018

A well-written piece on becoming happier in your daily life, well worth your time.

Also, at 236 pages, it's not a long investment.

Aug 07, 2016

This book is quite easy to read and informative. It makes the reader think about the perspective with which they they approach life.

May 01, 2015

Tho not a formula for becoming happy, the awareness of the behaviors discussed could result in happiness desired and the resultant advantages.

Nov 04, 2011

Lots of good practical information for increasing happiness, whether in the workplace or one's personal life.

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