"If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion." This quote by the Dalai Lama truly captures the essence of Gross Global Happiness, an executive event that we hosted a couple weeks ago. We began with the latest research from positive psychologists, helping to set the stage for the next two days of delving into the applications of what we've learned and are still discovering in the field of Happiness.
The 45 participants of more than 14 different nationalities were reminded early on that, "It is
the guests who make the party" and in this case, that couldn't have been more true. We had NGO and corporate leaders, university professors, coaches, entrepreneurs and representatives from international organizations who had all prioritized this 3-day immersion experience. They brought their own frameworks and practices, providing the majority of the event's content in dynamic participant-led workshops, TED-style talks and unconferences (see the
Want a 10-second flavor
the event? Watch
his video here from one of over 20
and mark your calendar to join us next year from March 6 - 8, 2020 at UPEACE!