Happy At Work

10 reasons why constant complaining is so toxic at work – Positivity Article

Back when I was still working in the tech industry (I was a software developer for a small consulting company in my second job out of university) I had a boss that was… shall we say unpopular. My co-workers and I hated his guts and we complained ceaselessly about him. It got to the point where we couldn’t start a meeting, have lunch in the cafeteria, or even go out for a beer without spending half an hour complaining about…

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Get 40 online keynotes on happiness at work completely free – Motivational, Self Improvement Article

Our amazing international partner network have arranged the Global Online Happiness at Work Summit and you can sign up right now and get access to 40 online keynotes from international experts completely free of charge. One of the keynotes is by yours truly on “how to build a strategy for happiness.” Sign up for the summit right here. The whole thing takes place on September 23-27 2019 during the International Week Of Happiness At Work – also arranged by our…

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New Chief Happiness Officer Academy announced for Copenhagen in December – Positivity Article

Participants from 16 countries at the CHO Academy in June 2019 in Copenhagen Our regular CHO Academy in June sold out very quickly and had a long waiting list so we added an extra one in November. That one is now also sold out, so we’ve added an extra extra Academy in Copenhagen on December 8-11 2019. If you want a deep dive into the theory and practice of creating happy workplaces then this is the training for you. Previous…

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Get our free ebook on how to measure happiness at work – Motivational, Self Improvement Article

  Should workplaces measure how happy their employees are? And what are some good and bad ways to do it? We have written an ebook that you can get completely free to help your organization figure that our. The book covers topics like: Why traditional staff surveys don’t deliver the expected benefits Some of the most important results from our international survey on staff attitudes towards satisfaction questionnaires What workplaces gain from measuring employee happiness How to measure workplace happiness…

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Should you seek passion or duty at work? (Pssst: The answer is passion). – Positivity Article

In an opinion pice in the New York Times, professor Firmin DeBrabrander argues that you should not approach work as your passion but as your duty. Looking for passion at work, he says, will make you stressed and is bound to fail anyway. I think that’s complete nonsense! I know – what a shocker 🙂 But worst of all it’s poorly reasoned nonsense that relies on a string of terrible arguments and deliberate ignorance of the research in the field.…

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We’re taking a long break – Motivational, Self Improvement Article

I started Woohoo Inc back in 2003 so we have been spreading happiness at work for over 16 years. Our keynotes, workshops, articles, conferences, videos and books have reached millions of people all over the world. But something is wrong. For the last couple of years I have been unhappy at work and that won’t really do for someone in my business 🙂 It’s hard to pinpoint exactly why work stopped being fun for me, but here are three reasons…

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Meet the newest certified Chief Happiness Officers – Positivity Article

Our latest Chief Happiness Officer Academy was a huge hit with 23 engaged participants from 14 countries who are now ready to go out and make workplaces awesome. We were completely blown away by how engaged and passionate the group was and how open they were about sharing questions, stories and experiences. We had a great time going through the latest research and best practices on happiness at work. We also had a fantastic visit to Irma, where their CEO…

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Happy McDonald’s worker – The Chief Happiness Officer Blog – Motivational, Self Improvement Article

Join one of our intensive trainings where we teach you everything we know about happiness at work – or as much of it as we can cram into 3 days. Get an in-depth background in happiness at work, hear about the latest research in the field and learn how to use this in your own business. Next Academies:June 25-28 2019 – Copenhagen Denmark This is only a snippet of a Motivational, Self Improvement Article written by Alexander Read Full Article

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Meet the 24 newest Chief Happiness Officers from our Academy – Positivity Article

Meet the graduates from our 9th CHO Academy – 24 people from 16 countries came to Copenhagen for our intensive 3-day training in the theory and practice of happiness at work. We had a fantastic time both in the training, on the site visit to IIH Nordic to study how they have created a happy organization with a 4-day work week and in the social activities around Copenhagen. f you’re interested in learning all we know about happiness at work,…

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Our 4 best tips for a happy vacation – Positivity Article

The Summer holidays are right around the corner here in the northern hemisphere and I am really excited for it. No matter how much you love your job, you should still look forward to some time off, where you can do something completely different. But it’s important to do your vacation right. If not, you risk ruining the whole thing by doing emails at the pool or by feeling bad about the work you didn’t do before going on vacation.…

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Announcing “Leading With Happiness” – our next open training for managers – Motivational, Self Improvement Article

Normally, all our work is for corporate clients around the world that book us to do keynotes and workshops to teach their managers and employees all about happiness at work. But now we are doing an open training in English for managers called Leading With Happiness in December and January in Copenhagen. Studies clearly show that a managers behavior has a huge influence on happiness at work. Good leaders motivate and energize their employees and create a level of happiness…

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The 3 most important things bosses should learn from swing dancers – Motivational, Self Improvement Article

In dancing – just as in business – there are leaders and followers. But if you think this means that “The leader always leads and the follower does what they’re told” then you’re very wrong. Miranda van Wonterghem is an international swing dance teacher and in this amazing talk from our International Conference On Happiness at Work,  she revealed the three main things business leaders should learn from dancers to create happier and more effective leadership – AND demonstrated it…

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Free webinar June 17: The best (and worst) ways to measure happiness at work + introducing Heartcount – Positivity Article

Most companies conduct regular job satisfaction surveys, but they often don’t work very well and fail to deliver tangible improvements to employees’ perception of their workplace. This leads to increased unhappiness among employees and from there to lower productivity and higher employee turnover. In this free webinar we will cover: Why traditional job satisfaction surveys often fail Why you absolutely should measure happiness at work Better ways to measure happiness at work – ie. more often, more relevant and more…

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Awesome video: Dancing construction workers – Positivity Article

This is AMAZING. A group of Canadian construction workers do a bhangra dance video to collect money for an autism charity. The post Awesome video: Dancing construction workers appeared first on The Chief Happiness Officer Blog. This is only a snippet of a positivity article written by Alexander Read Full Article

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