Talking Leadership: Happiness is the secret to working better

It’s commonly thought that we should work to be happy. But what if we turned this idea on its head? As the next in our series of ‘Talking Leadership‘ blog posts, we focus in on what makes us happy at work – taken from the TED series of lectures.

Psychologist Shawn Anchor gives an entertaining and humorous talk in where he argues that happiness actually inspires productivity.


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