Tal Ben-Shahar: Give employees a sense of purpose
Tal Ben-Shahar on workplace productivity and psychology of leadership
Tal Ben-Shahar used to teach positive psychology 1504 and the psychology of leadership at Harvard University. These sought-after courses broadly covered the psychological aspects of life fulfilment, dealing with empathy, friendship, love, achievement, creativity, spirituality, happiness and humour. In 2011, he co-founded Potentialife, a leadership development programme that uses science to help organizations develop ideal leadership behaviours and introduce positive psychology into their daily lives. He continues to teach at Harvard as visiting faculty.