Positive Psychology News Digest | No. 13/2017

My favorite news and blog articles covering Positive Psychology and adjacent Topics from (roughly) the last seven days.


The Week: Ancient wisdom: How the Buddhists and Stoics stay emotionally strong by Eric Barker

New York Times: A Positive Outlook May Be Good for Your Health by Jane Brody

New York Times: Jerks and the Start-Ups They Ruin by Dan Lyons

Fulfillment Daily: The Hidden Energy of Meaningful Connection at Work by Ann Petry

Gulf News: Expanding happiness from individuals to whole cities by Imran Markar & Aubrilyn Reeder

Greater Good Science Center: How to Be Successful and Still Compassionate by Kira Newman

New Yorker: Daniel Dennett’s Science of the Soul by Joshua Rothman

New York Magazine: Your Job Can’t Be the Only Meaningful Thing in Your Life by Brad Stulberg

American Management Association: Want More Joy At Work? Combine Trust With A Sense Of Purpose by Paul Zak

Heleo: Reading, Writing, and Purpose: Why We Should Teach Kids Meaning at School, no author