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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

The Science of a Smile

Want people around you to be more positive? Check your face first.

November 2, 2015

Why You Need to Stop Worrying About Failing

Don’t let the fear of making a mistake distort your decision-making and lead to an even worse mistake.

October 14, 2015

The Upside of Being Under Pressure Together

How tough times can create strong bonds

September 8, 2015

Why You Need Positive People in Your Life

Happiness is a choice. But we continually need to be reminded by people to make that choice.

August 24, 2015

How to Quiet Life’s Negative Noise

Boost your positive signal by eliminating chaotic clatter.

June 2, 2015

How to Replace Your Bad Habits with Good Ones

Making positive change is all about the rules you set for yourself.

April 29, 2015