Air Date: February 20, 2014
How important is happiness to you? This week on BetterWorldians Radio we’ll talk how prioritizing happiness in work and life can help make the world a better place.
Our guests this week are Jenn Lim, CEO of Delivering Happiness, a company co-founded with Zappos.com CEO Tony Hsieh with a mission to inspire science-based happiness, passion and purpose at work, home and everyday life and Happiness Expert, Dr. Matthew Della Porta. Lim will discuss how the movement to create and spread happiness can help make it a better world. Della Porta will share advice, based on evidence-based research, on how anyone can improve happiness in the workplace.
Tune in every week to hear new guests share how they are making the world a better place and to learn how you can become a BetterWorldian!
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CEO, Delivering Happiness
Jenn Lim is the CEO and Chief Happiness Officer of Delivering Happiness, a company she and Tony Hsieh (CEO of Zappos.com) co-founded to inspire science-based happiness, passion and purpose at work, home and everyday life. Jenn has been a consultant at Zappos from its start-up days in 2003 to the $2B business it is today. One of her creations, the Zappos Culture Book, has become a global symbol of how companies can use happiness as a business model to increase productivity and profitability. In 2010, Jenn led the launch and management of Tony’s first book (Delivering Happiness) which has sold over 550,000 copies worldwide and hit #1 on bestsellers lists like the New York Times and USA Today. Delivering Happiness has evolved from a book to a bus tour, and now a company and global happiness movement represented by people from over 110 countries. Today, Jenn’s dedicated to growing the Delivering Happiness movement so we can all pay happiness forward!
Dr. Matthew Della Porta
Happiness Expert, YouBeauty.com
Research Rockstar, Delivering Happiness
Dr. Della Porta is a Ph.D. graduate from the University of California. Using his expertise in health and wellness, Dr. Della Porta assists business professionals in cultivating optimal employee performance, engagement, and organizational health while helping the bottom line. He has given evidence-based recommendations to a variety of organizations wishing to emphasize employee wellness in their corporate cultures. Dr. Della Porta is also passionate about communicating complex research findings to general audiences. To this end, he has given presentations to several organizations wishing to learn more about the latest positive psychology research and how it can applied in the real world. In addition, Dr. Della Porta writes a column offering advice on the pursuit of happiness on YouBeauty.com; several of these articles have been featured in the Huffington Post.