Blog Categories: Positivity in the Work Place

What Happy People Do Differently

Posted on July 8, 2013

positive behavior in the work placeThis article from Psychology Today gives a concise overview of the “happiness and well-being” research.  As we learn to live and relate in the business world, some of these studies help us to broaden our awareness, develop and trust our own resiliency skills, and savor emotions and experiences to deepen those positive aspects of our lives-at home and at work.

The Business Case for Positive Psychology in the Work Place

Posted on July 3, 2013

 

Positivity in the Work Place

This article written by one of the  major researchers in the science of  Positive Psychology states:  “Contrary to some beliefs positive psychology is not the science of happiness. It is the science of all that goes right, rather than wrong, with people. It includes happiness, to be sure, but it also extends far beyond joy to include resilience, perseverance, courage, optimism, curiosity and other positive topics.”  Who would not want  more of those positive aspects in their work place?  Read more in the brief article about one company who consciously practiced gratitude with their employees and reaped the benefits.