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Get Your “Meaningful May” Calendar from Action for Happiness now

Another month, another beautifully crafted calendar by our friends from Action for Happiness, full of suggestions for a happier and more meaningful life – based on Positive Psychology. You can download a version in high-resolution here.  

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Keynote on Relational Energy in Organizations | Helsinki

Today, I´ve delivered a keynote on Relational Energy in organization at a large coaching conference in Helsinki, Finland. You can find the charts to my presentation here. Addtionally, Nina Karlson has created this beautiful graphic recording:The evening before the event, I had the great honor to go out for dinner with Esa Saarinen (and his wife), one of my heros from academia. Esa is a kind of celebrity in Finland – but more important, a generous and awesome human being.…

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Without awesome people nothing works. Without first-class processes your awesome people are weakened. Without a clear purpose everything becomes pointless.

Marty Seligman´s Memoir “The Hope Circuit” is out now!

The “Spiritus Rector” of Positive Psychology, Martin Seligman, has authored his autobiography. It´s called The Hope Circuit and was published with the imprint Public Affairs. I was able to read an early draft and can say it´s a fasninating read – not only for people interested in Positive Psychology, but also in psychology and science in general. Scott Barry Kaufman, a former co-worker at the Penn Positive Psychology Center has written a candid and entensive review for Scientific American. Enjoy!

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Get Your Active April Calendar from Action for Happiness now!

Mindful March is almost over. Are you ready for new activities based on Positive Psychology? Then get the Active April calendar from our friends at Action for Happiness now. You can download a high-resolution version here.

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How Applicants can find out if a Job will provide Meaningful Work using Tools from Positive Psychology

Yesterday, I was a panelist at the morning session of Intersect 2018, a phenomenal event along the lines of “Tech Conference x Career Fair x Learning Exhibition”. The conference is hosted by e-learning platform Udacity. You can watch the panel I participated in here on YouTube. The guiding theme was “Competing with Skill, Winning with Confidence”. In the afternoon, additionally I hosted a breakout group on using tools developed in the context of Positive Psychology to ace a job interview – but also to find out what kind of jobs…

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Nico Rose to speak about Positive Psychology at Intersect 2018 by Udacity

On March 27, 2018, innovative online learning provider Udacity will once again their Intersect conference. In the morning, I will take part in a panel discussion on “Competing With Skills, Winning With Confidence”. In the afternoon, I will host a session on “Using Positive Psychology to ace your Job Interview”.  

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Get your Calendar for Mindful March from Action for Happiness

February 2018 has come to end – but do not fear, for our friends at Action for Happiness have issued another Positive Psychology-infused calendar. It´s time for Mindful March. You can get your printable high-resolution version here.

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You think being Successful will make you Happy? Science suggests it´s the other way round [Current Research]

Once I´ll reach x (…put in one of your personal or professional goals…) I´ll be happy. This is a popular equation many people believe in. It´s promoted by a lot of self-help books as well. And it´s wrong – or at least incomplete. One of the central tenets in Positive Psychology is that happiness (positive emotions) actually lead to success. Researchers Julia K. Boehm and Sonja Lyubomirsky gathered the extant scientific evidence supporting this hypothesis for an influential review article in 2008. Ten…

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Can you run 50 Marathons in 50 Days? The Queen of Sisu Can!

It sounds impossible – but of course it´s not. Some 75% of the 1.500 miles in total have been conquered already. By whom? By Emilia Lahti. Emilia is a fellow Penn Mappster and has embarked on a truly remarkable journey at the beginning of this year: On January 18th, she started a 1,500-mile / 50-day running journey across the length of New Zealand. Her goal: to raise awarenss for nonviolence and peace. Ph.D. student Emilia is survivor of domestic violence and has initiated…

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19.09.2018
@sbkaufman I´ve started a graduate trainee program exclusively for humanities students with my company here in Germany :-) --> https://t.co/aG95DWkweP
19.09.2018
+++Breaking News+++ #Maaßen übernimmt Posten als #Staatssekretär für Verunsicherung. https://t.co/RzV0vVRzdp
19.09.2018
Ich habe ein neues Türschild. Wer auch immer das angebracht hat: herzlichen Dank! Wobei das natürlich Quatsch ist. Der #Metalgod ist und bleibt natürlich Kai Hansen... #Bertelsmann https://t.co/2W304E3fpA DrNicoRose photo
18.09.2018
Heute ist wieder einer dieser Tage, an denen ich hoffe, dass „die Presse“ aus Versehen von @Der_Postillon abgeschrieben hat... #Staatssekretär