JOIN US FOR AMY BLANKSON, CO-FOUNDER OF GOODTHINK, ON SEPTEMBER 17
We live in the digital age. Some complain about the constant interruptions and endless hours lost on devices. Others celebrate the new-found freedom and capabilities. How is the digital age impacting our happiness? How do we ensure our kids maintain a positive mindset in the digital age?
Amy Blankson is the co-founder of GoodThink, a company focused on the science of happiness and is one of the world’s leading experts on the connection between positive psychology and technology. She is the only person to be named a Point of Light by two presidents (President George Bush Sr. and President Bill Clinton) for creating a movement to activate positive culture change. A sought-after speaker and consultant, Amy has now worked with organizations like Google, NASA, the US Army, and the Xprize Foundation to help foster a sense of well-being in the digital era. Her new book, The Future of Happiness: 5 Modern Strategies for Balancing Productivity and Well-Being in the digital Era, is a blend of research, case studies, and practical tips to improve your happiness, productivity and health in the midst of the onslaught of apps, devices, and constant connection. Her children’s book, Ripple’s Effect, pairs her happiness research with fun characters to spread the message that staying positive can transform situations and change lives.
To learn more, check out www.amyblankson.com and www.goodthinkinc.com.