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Authentic Happiness

Positive psychology founder Dr. Martin Seligman's homepage. Here you'll find questionnaires, surveys and scales for deeper self-insight. Of particular note, the VIA Character Strengths survey.

Visit www.authentichappiness.org

Lip Service: Smiles in Life, Death, Trust, Lies, Work, Memory, Sex and Politics

Nonverbal communication expert, Marianne LaFrance, focuses on the various consequences of a smile.

Visit www.mariannelafrance.com

Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

This legendary work is a guide to finding meaning in difficult times. Frankl, a Holocaust-survivor and psychiatrist, could not have anticipated the power of his book which has sold more than 3 million English language copies. The link will take you to a Ted talk dating back to 1972.

Visit http://www.ted.com/talks/viktor_frankl_youth_in_search_of_meaning.html

Positivity by Barbara Fredrickson

In Fredrickson's book and on her website, you'll find the laboratory-tested tools a healthier, more vibrant and flourishing life.

Visit www.PositivityRatio.com

Science of Success by Heidi Grant Halvorson

From 9 Things Successful People Do Differently to Succeed, Halvorson delineates the steps to success.

Visit www.heidigranthalvorson.com

The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin

In her book, The Happiness Project, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun, Gretchen Rubin shares her path to happiness.

Visit www.happiness-project.com

The Start-up of You, Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself and Transform Your Career

In his timely and powerful book, the co-founder of LinkedIn, Reid Hoffman, advises us to think of ourselves as a business.

Visit http://www.linkedin.com/in/reidhoffman