Dr Tal Ben-Shahar not only ran the largest and most popular course in the prestigious Harvard University’s history, but he has also shared his message that “Happiness Pays” with leaders and teams from massive blue-chip organisations and Fortune 500 companies around the world.

We talk:

  • Concerns with the “Self-Help” movement
  • The scientific method
  • Workplace stress and burnout because we believe success = happiness
  • and more.

His “Positive Psychology” program is not just a nice idea with a catchy name, but a scientifically backed process and offering.

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Dr Tal Ben-Shahar

Harvard’s Professor Happiness

Tal Ben-Shahar is an author and lecturer.  He taught two of the largest classes in Harvard University’s history, Positive Psychology and The Psychology of Leadership.  Today, Tal consults and lectures around the world to executives in multi-national corporations, the general public, and at-risk populations.  The topics he lectures on include leadership, happiness, education, innovation, ethics, self-esteem, resilience, goal setting, and mindfulness. His books have been translated into more than twenty-five languages, and have appeared on best-sellers lists around the world.