In American and many western cultures, there’s a prevailing belief about work… that is, that we should work to be happy. But could we have that backwards?
In this fast-moving and entertaining talk from TEDx Bloomington, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity and so to do our best work, we should first focus on our everyday happiness.
There is science to back this up and it’s why the Vurb Lifestyle is highly recommended. The point is to focus on your life and everyday happiness first, then to see how your goals (and your work) fit into the way you want to live.