Resources​

Surveys:

VIA Strengths Survey

https://www.viacharacter.org/www/Character-Strengths-Survey

 

Modified Myers-Briggs Personality Test

https://www.16personalities.com/

 

The GRIT survey

http://www.authentichappiness.sas.upenn.edu/Default.aspx

 

DISC survey (available for free via this link, but you will get marketing e-mails from them)

https://www.tonyrobbins.com/disc/

 

Three Additional TED Talks:

  1. Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your friend
    https://www.ted.com/talks/kelly_mcgonigal_how_to_make_stress_your_friend

     

  2. Seligman: The new era of positive psychology
    https://www.ted.com/talks/martin_seligman_on_the_state_of_psychology

     

  3. Daniel Pink: The Puzzle of Motivation
    https://www.ted.com/talks/simon_sinek_how_great_leaders_inspire_action

5 Book Recommendations:

  1. Flourish – Martin Segligman

  2. Positivity – Barbara Frederickson

  3. Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts – Brene Brown

  4. Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard – Chip and Dan Heath

  5. Happiness Advantage – Shawn Achor

And of course, Organizational Happiness by our very own Lars (and Little Lars duck helping out J)

 

 

Five Applied Positive Psychology Links:

1) The Appreciative Inquiry Commons

a. http://appreciativeinquiry.case.edu/
 

2) Authentic Happiness (Univ. of Pennsylvania)

a. http://www.authentichappiness.sas.upenn.edu/default.aspx
 

3) National Accounts of Well-being

a. http://www.nationalaccountsofwellbeing.org/
 

4) New Economics Foundation

a. http://www.neweconomics.org/
 

5) Gallup Well-being Index

http://www.well-beingindex.com/