TED: HAPPINESS IS THE ANSWER | SHAWN ACHOR
“It isn’t what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.”
SUCCESS & PRODUCTIVITY
Do successful teams pull together, or do teams who pull together become successful? Are happy people successful – or are successful people happy?
Shawn Achor challenges our beliefs that we should work to be happy – but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining talk, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity. (Filmed atTEDxBloomington.)
Shawn Achor is the CEO of Good Think Inc., where he researches and teaches about positive psychology.