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Happiness at work
What is happiness at work? Happiness at work matters. Tools! What NextGen leaders do.
Soichiro Honda Founder of Honda 1906 -1991
“ Fun is the secret of Virgin’s success.” - Richard Branson
“ The only way to do great work is to love what you do.“ - Steve Jobs
Happiness at work is... A feeling of happiness you get at work!
How happy are you at work? ~20% ~55% ~25%
Anyone can be this happy at work
It's actually pretty simple
Happiness at work is crucial for us
Biggest problems Absenteeism Employee turnover Dissatisfied customers Resistance to change Stress and burnout High workload
Happy employees Great service Happy customers Loyal customers Profits and growth
Happiness at work Profits It's profits AND happiness at work
Happy companies have higher stock prices 1998-2004 1984-1992
Think about one of your very best experiences at work. One that made you very happy!
1: Results 2: Relationships
Where is your focus?
Results Relationships Salary Physical work environment Perks Administration (contracts, policies, etc... Titles/promotions Job security Bonuses Pension Makes you happy Makes you “OK” Routines & politcies
Happiness at work
Happiness at work is an invitation
It's OK to have a bad day
Happiness at work is contagious
My happiness at work is my responsibility
2. Know yourself 3. Speak up 4. Do something 5. Make others happy My responsibility 1. Choose to be happy
What do NextGen leaders do?
NextGen Leaders make their people happy at work
1. Be happy yourself 2. Know your people 3. Have time for them A leader's responsibility 4. Make others happy
Random acts of workplace kindness
Remember 3 good things every day
Celebrate your victories
How to make yourself and others happy! Happiness at work matters. a lot! Results and relationships
This presentation Daily reminder Blog: www.positivesharing.com Book: Happy Hour is 9 to 5 More information
1. Level 5 “good morning!” 2. Praise 3 people 3. Celebrate a success 4. 1 random act of kindness A happy day