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#1 Book to read on the Summer Book List 2021

freakanomics logoAre Humans Smarter or Stupider Than We Used to Be? (No Stupid Questions Episode 34)

washington post logoHow Accepting Your ‘Bad’ Moods Can Actually Make You Happier

fast company logoStop Chasing After Happiness and Do This Instead

the guardian logoA Curious Mind is an Active Mind

new york times logoWhat’s Life Like After Depression? Surprisingly, Little Is Known

atlantic monthly logoDo People Need Small Talk to Be Happy?

time logoWhy Having Sex Makes You Feel Better the Next Day, According to Science

forbes logoBecome a Better Leader by Expressing Gratitude Effectively

Freelance writing

hardvard business review logoThe Five Dimensions of Curiosity

hardvard business review logoThe Mental Benefits of Vacationing Somewhere New

hardvard business review logoCompanies Value Curiosity but Stifle it Anyway

fast company logoWhy Mindfulness Is Overrated

cnn logoDon’t hide your dark side: Why emotional agility is key to being a better boss

psychology today logoCover Story on “What Happy People Do Differently”

New York magazine logoGrumpy People Get the Details Right

Media mention archive

Harvard Business Review Great Leaders Embrace Office Politics

NPR Kojo Nnamdi Show on Curiosity and Well-Being

NPR Kojo Nnamdi Show on Your Dark Side: The Benefits of Anti-Happiness

NPR The Diane Rehm Show on Shyness and Social Anxiety  

NPR On Point on Teaching Happiness

NPR Talk of the Nation on What Makes Us Happy?

Smart People Podcast How to Achieve Fulfillment

Lewis Howes The School of Greatness Podcast on Why Anger, Guilt, and Fear Cultivate Success (And the Art of Emotional Agility)

The Jordan Harbinger Show Podcast on The Bright Truth about Your Dark Side

The New York Times What’s Life Like After Depression? Surprisingly, Little Is Known

The New York Times The Benefits of Blowing Your Top

The New York Times  Maybe Bullies Just Want to Be Loved 

The New York Times “Happiness 101” 

The Washington Post  The Mindful Athlete

The Washington Post  Cover Story, “Journeys of Discovery: People Driving Fascinating Research” 

The Wall Street Journal Thanksgiving and Gratitude: The Science of Happier Holidays

USA Today  What Science Says is the One Trait Kids Most Need to Succeed in School

Forbes Become a Better Leader by Expressing Gratitude Effectively

Forbes Why a Little Bit of Badness Can Be Good

New York Magazine In Praise of Spacing Out

The Guardian – How to Be Creative

Washingtonian Why Gratitude May Be What Gets Us All Through These Troubling Times

EntrepreneurIdentifying Your ‘Curiosity Type’ Is the Key to Getting More Done

O, The Oprah Magazine6 Simple Steps to Bravery, Courage & Adventure

U.S. News and World ReportHappiness in the Recession

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