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Positive psychology is a relatively new branch of psychology, focused on what makes humans happier, more productive, resilient and feeling more fulfilled in life.
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10 Positive Psychology Studies to Change Your View of Happiness -

10 Positive Psychology Studies to Change Your View of Happiness - | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
“People wait all week for Friday, all year for summer, all life for happiness.” In An Introduction to Positive Psychology, Dr.
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What is Positive Education?

Positive Education brings together the science of Positive Psychology with best practice teaching to encourage and support individuals, schools and ...
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The Under-appreciated Benefits of Creative Consistency, by Gregory Ciotti

The Under-appreciated Benefits of Creative Consistency, by Gregory Ciotti | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
"With the many landmines out there, ready to derail [the goals of] even the most talented of people, 'showing up' regularly offers undeniable benefits. Some of these perks often go overlooked. For those excited to make progress this year...keep in mind all of the advantages at our disposal when we have an enviable attendance record." Read on to learn about the surprising power of consistently showing up.
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Optimism

Optimism | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Optimists hold on to hope . . . they don't ignore the reality and consequences of problems, but they also don't despair or lose themselves in the chaos when Pandora's Box is opened.
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We think better on our feet, literally | Interrete

We think better on our feet, literally | Interrete | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
A study from the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health finds students with standing desks are more attentive than their seated counterparts. In fact, preliminary results show 12 percent greater on-task engagement..
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A Positive Psychology Approach to Success - Huffington Post

A Positive Psychology Approach to Success - Huffington Post | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
It's not that we're unhappy. It's not because of an underlying mental disorder or anything like that. We just want to be happier than we are now. We want change for the betterment of our lives.
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Science of Happiness: Top 10 Positive Psychology Studies to Change Your View of Happiness

Science of Happiness: Top 10 Positive Psychology Studies to Change Your View of Happiness | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Science of Happiness: Top 10 Positive Psychology Studies to Change Your View of Happiness
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Using Positive Psychology in Career Counselling

Using Positive Psychology in Career Counselling | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Introduction to Positive Psychology Martin Seligman (2012) argues that the history of psychology has largely been dominated by a focus on repairing pathologies or, in his words, making “miserable p...
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What Is Positive Psychology & How It Differs From Positive Thinking

What Is Positive Psychology & How It Differs From Positive Thinking | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Today I am answering the question "what is positive psychology" and how it differs from positive thinking and WHY positive thinking doesn't really work to...
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For the Most Productive Workplace, Assign Employees the Work They Do Best

For the Most Productive Workplace, Assign Employees the Work They Do Best | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Researchers are finding managers get much more from employees by playing to their strengths than trying to bolster their weaknesses.
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Para aumentar la productividad, pon a la gente a hacer lo que hace mejor #PsicologiaPositiva, #PosPsy

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5 Ways to Keep Fear of Failure From Holding You Back

5 Ways to Keep Fear of Failure From Holding You Back | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Failure is the tuition we pay learning how to succeed.
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5 Unique Ways to Relax

5 Unique Ways to Relax | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Discover unique ways to relax from around the world.
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I need this in my life - my desk at work - my living room...LOL

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5 Ways That Being Positive Can Backfire | Psychology Today

5 Ways That Being Positive Can Backfire | Psychology Today | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Be realistic: Positive thinking doesn't always yield positive results.
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5 Quick Ways You Increase Your Positivity Today - Nasia Davos - Personal Coach

5 Quick Ways You Increase Your Positivity Today - Nasia Davos - Personal Coach | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Positive Psychology was inspired by Martin E. P. Seligman.
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Compassion: Brain Food for Happiness

Compassion: Brain Food for Happiness | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Did you know that compassion, the act of recognizing someone else’s suffering with the inclination to want to support them, creates important activity shifts in the brain that are associated with resiliency and well-being? I recently attended a...
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▶ Positive Engagement At Work - YouTube

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Emotional-Economy-At-Work/212499582174450 Are you unhappy at work? Is it a struggle to get out of be...
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Across the workforce, the majority is disengaged and their numbers are rising.

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My top 25+ Positive Psychology books

My top 25+ Positive Psychology books | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
My top 25+ Positive Psychology books: http://t.co/ng6YRFWVjd I love this and on to #SuperSoulSunday
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Positive Psychology in Coaching with Dr Suzy Green

Positive Psychology in Coaching with Dr Suzy Green | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Coaching and psychology meet when they focus on outcomes and the positive intent, the strengths instead of weakness and what does not work. #coachmentorpodcast #positivepsychology #positivityinstitute
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Podcast on positive psychology in coaching

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Why your business could benefit from a positive psychology approach

Why your business could benefit from a positive psychology approach | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Why your business could benefit from a positive psychology approach
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Ten Positive Emotions

This video introduces the ten positive emotions identified by Barbara Fredrickson in the field of positive psychology.
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7 Positive Psychology Happy Habits for Work and Life

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7 hábitos que aumentan el bienestar

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7 hábitos que cultivan la felicidad

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How to Find Your Hidden Creative Genius

How to Find Your Hidden Creative Genius | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Finding your creative genius is easy: do the work, finish something, get feedback, find ways to improve, show up again tomorrow. Repeat for ten years. Or twenty. Or thirty.
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It Really Does Pay to Be Nice -- Growing Research Links Friendship and Success

It Really Does Pay to Be Nice -- Growing Research Links Friendship and Success | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Science has concluded that workplace friendships, far from being distractions, are essential to being effective on the job.
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Las amistades en el trabajo contribuyen a la eficiencia laboral #PsicologiaPositiva, #PosPsy

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The 5 'R's of Positive Emotions - The Positive Psychology People

The 5 'R's of Positive Emotions - The Positive Psychology People | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
The 5 R's of Positive Emotions. Without a doubt, positive emotions lie at the heart of positive psychology
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Tips For Creating A Positive Company Culture

Tips For Creating A Positive Company Culture | Positive Psychology | Scoop.it
Company culture affects almost every aspect of a business. Creating a positive environment for your employees to work in can make them happier, more engaged, and more productive.
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Tips para construir una cultura laboral positiva #PsicologiaPositiva, #PosPsy