What is happiness at work?
Why happiness→ profits.
How to be happy at work.
Chief Happiness Officer.
M.Sc. in computer science,
from the University of
Southern Denmark, 1994.
Co-founder of Enterprise
Systems (a super-happy IT-
Founder of Woohoo inc.,
avid reader, film fan,
Happiness at work
is really, really
good for you
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Happy people are better:
Better at service
More focused on quality
Show more empathy
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The happiness Advantage
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