Broadcasting Happiness

The Science of Igniting and Sustaining Positive Change (2015.8)


关于本书 About the book

In the midst of challenges such as restructuring, low retention, and some of the lowest levels of engagement in history, creating a positive mindset is only the first step. Broadcasting Happiness showcases how real individuals and organizations have used these techniques to achieve results that include tripling revenues to more than a billion dollars, raising the graduation rate by 45 percent, and shifting the work culture from toxic to thriving.

Changing your broadcast can change your life, your success, and the lives of others around you. Broadcasting Happiness will show you how!

本书金句 Key insights

● While negative storytelling can bring you down, positive storytelling can energize you – even improve your health.

● To keep the cranks from bringing your group, organization or team down, you’ve got to shake out and bolster your shy optimists and turn them into broadcasters.

● By priming your team to cooperate better, you can make the best of your team’s strengths and weaknesses. This is where the power of positive words comes into play.

● There are ways to share problems with others in ways that make the situation better, not worse. Stick to the four Cs: social capital, context, compassion and commitment.