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Episode 32- Jenn Lim on Delivering Happiness at Work

February 22, 2018 • Book Club
Jenn Lim

Jenn Lim is on a mission to change the way people think about work. She is the CEO and Chief Happiness Officer of Delivering Happiness, a company that she and Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh co-created to inspire passion and purpose in workplaces for a happier world. On this episode, Jenn talks about the science behind happiness, the four components that drive happiness at work, and the reasons why happiness really is good for business.

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Show Notes

  • The definition of happiness (1:39)
  • The happiness ROI- why happiness at work matters (3:56)
  • The importance of employee lifetime value (ELTV) (6:02)
  • The happiness framework—a sense of control, a sense of progress, a sense of connectedness (10:36)
  • Getting alignment on values, behaviors and purpose (14:43)
  • Defining vision and meaning at work (16:00)
  • How a down time in Jenn’s life led her to stumble upon positive psychology (17:40)
  • What will we do with our lives if money didn’t matter? (20:02)
  • The happiness heartbeat exercise (22:00)
  • Case Study: the government of Dubai (24:35)
  • Case Study: Northwell Health’s culture of care (26:25)
  • Advice for when you are unhappy at work (29:10)
  • Jenn’s favorite resources (33:02)

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