Positive Psychology News Digest | No. 18/2017

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

Positive Psychology News Digest

Inc: How to Gain Strength From Your Darkest Moments (Interview with Adam Grant) by Leigh Buchanan

Inc: Pay Attention to These Surprising 6 Red Flags to Burnout. You May Be Closer Than You Think by Laura Garnett

Psychology Today: Are We Evolved for Happiness? by Glenn Geher

Psychology Today: The Problem with Measuring Happiness by Todd Kashdan

Atlantic: Why Do Americans Smile So Much by Olga Khazan

The Age: Debate on future of work needs a Focus by Alex Lavelle

Atlantic: Play Power: How to Turn Around Our Creativity Crisis by Laura Sergeant Richardson

New York Magazine: Thinking of Your Job As a Calling Isn’t Always a Good Thing by Cari Romm

New York Magazine: To Get Better at Reading People’s Feelings, Pay Attention to Your Own Body by Cari Romm

Heleo: See More, Judge Less: A Mindful Approach to Success, no author

Positive Psychology News Digest | No. 05/2017


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

Forbes: Are You Using Apple’s Secret Skill At Work? by Jessica Amortegui

Bakadesuyo: This Is How To Have A Happy Life: 4 Proven Secrets From Research by Eric Barker

Fast Company: When you really want something, you’re better off thinking you won’t get it by Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic

New York Magazine: The 5 Personality Traits That Make for a Better Life by Melissa Dahl

New York Magazine: How ‘Intellectual Humility’ Can Make You a Better Person by Cindy Lamothe

Huffington Post: Is Positive Psychology Still Relevant in 2017? (Interview with Prof. Barbara Fredrickson) by Michelle McQuaid

BBC: The ‘untranslatable’ emotions you never knew you had by David Robson

New York Magazine: An Easy Way to Get Your Co-workers to Trust You More by Cari Romm

The Age: The science of being a hero by Annabel Stafford

Inc: 7 Ways to Stop Complaining and Feel Happier (Backed by Science) by Andrew Thomas