Shawn Achor

Shawn Achor at the 2017 PA Conference for Women

“Happiness does not exist on the other side of success. You have to put happiness first.”—Best-selling author and happiness researcher Shawn Achor addresses 12,000 attendees on October 3, 2017 at the annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women in Philadelphia.

Update on Happiness (It’s All Good!)

Happiness is largely a choice. That may sound like magical thinking or like what no-guff grandparents meant when they said to buck up, but it’s actually the finding of a field of scientific study called positive psychology. “Many people think they can’t be happy right now because of their biochemistry or their job or life situation, but research has shown that we are not just our genes and environment,” says … [ more ]