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International Day of Happiness 2015

Today is the International Day of Happiness. The United Nations declared March 20 the International Day of Happiness to underline the commitment of its 193 member states to “better capture the importance of the pursuit of happiness and well-being in development with a view to guiding their public policies.” To mark this day, the Library has prepared …
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International Day of Happiness

Today is the International Day of Happiness. The United Nations declared March 20 the International Day of Happiness to underline the commitment of its 193 member states to “better capture the importance of the pursuit of happiness and well-being in development with a view to guiding their public policies.” You can find titles related to this topic in IESE’s …
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The happy manifesto: make your organization a great workplace by Henry Stewart. (London ; Philadelphia : Kogan Page, 2013)

Overview Imagine a workplace where people are energized and motivated by being in control of the work they do. Imagine they are trusted and given freedom, within clear guidelines, to decide how to achieve their results. Imagine they are able to get the life balance they want. Imagine they are valued according to the work …
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Meaningful workplaces: reframing how and where we work by Neal Chalofsky. (Jossey-Bass, 2010)

Synopsis Drawing from a multiyear study of how a strong and responsive HR function can influence organizational effectiveness, Meaningful Workplaces provides guidelines to build an employee-engaged, high-performance, community-based culture—a place where people want to work. The book addresses the changed nature of work, what constitutes meaningful work, and explores the three key elements of meaningful …
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