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Shawn Achor

Shawn Achor is a Harvard-trained researcher and best-selling author of The Happiness Advantage and Before Happiness. Get a daily dose of happy at Shawn's Facebook page.

Articles by Shawn Achor

How to Foster Social Connections at Work

How to Foster Social Connections at Work

Not everyone has to be best friends, but you do have to build a culture of mutual respect and authenticity.

July 12, 2017
The Science of Changing Other People

The Science of Changing Other People

The belief that you can’t change other people is not only disempowering, it is scientifically false.

To Be Successful, Make Time for Your Relationships

To Be Successful, Make Time for Your Relationships

Our relationships are the greatest predictor of both happiness and high performance.

May 19, 2017

Yes, Your Smile Really Is Contagious

Try it out for yourself.

April 13, 2017
You Have Enormous Potential

You Have Enormous Potential

How to turn possible into probable

March 15, 2017
How to Not Be Miserable at Work

How to Not Be Miserable at Work

It’s called ‘job crafting’ and all it takes is adjusting your mindset to find meaning.

March 2, 2017
You Have to See Your Happiness to Believe It

You Have to See Your Happiness to Believe It

Positive emotions not only make us more creative, they help us build more intellectual, social and physical resources we can rely upon in the future.

January 13, 2017