Global Impact Speaker: Tal Ben Shahar

The science and impact of happiness

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Tal Ben Shahar lives by a well-defined purpose — and acts upon it every single day. His mantra and ultimate goal in life, Bringing happiness to life’, applies to individuals and groups as well as organisations. He does this by translating the rigorous research conducted in universities into accessible material that most people can apply in their personal and professional lives. With the focus on enhancing wellbeing, his approach is interdisciplinary, drawing on psychology, organizational behavior, education, and philosophy. His approach connects mind and heart, which is why he often uses the catchphrase Feel The Science’.

His story

Ben Shahar graduated from Harvard with a BA in Philosophy and Psychology and a PhD in Organisational Behaviour. With those degrees in the pocket, he went on to go and teach two of the most popular courses in Harvard’s history: Positive Psychology and The Psychology of Leadership.

Nowadays, he consults and gives lectures all around the world, to all kinds of people: from executives in multinational corporations to the general public — and all inbetween. Topics include, but are not limited to, leadership, ethics, happiness, self-esteem, resilience, goal setting and mindfulness.

And if that wasn’t enough, he’s also a bestselling author, serial entrepreneur, avid sportsman and co-founder and chief learning officer of the Happiness Studies Academy, Potentialife, Maytiv and Happier​.TV.

Why did we invite him to Happiness@Work?

His personal mantra bringing happiness to life’, translates directly into what Happiness@work stands for and believes in. Just like Ben Shahar does, we’re constantly looking to inspire our audience — and providing them with tools to bring more happiness into their lives.

Ben Shahar strives to be a leader of the happiness revolution. He tries to accomplish this, and much more, by educating and developing leaders in organizations — at all levels and across all functions. Drawing on the science of — and his belief in — positive psychology, he’ll dazzle you with his knowledge. Get ready to be blown away by his purpose — and to feel the rush of finally starting to follow your own.

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Global Impact Speaker: Tal Ben Shahar

The science and impact of happiness

Tal Ben Shahar lives by a well-defined purpose - and acts upon it every single day. His mantra and ultimate goal in life, ‘Bringing happine…
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