A great team knows how to laugh together, and a great leader uses humor effectively in many ways. Take a look at this Inc. article today, and use it to make yourself a better leader, and your workplace more fun. :
This is a high bar… but what a great way to end the week. I would suggest you keep this article around and use it as a measure from time to time as you work on getting closer… and staying closer to this ideal place in your work.
Denmark has taken the top spot on the United Nation’s first ever World Happiness Report, followed by Finland, Norway and the Netherlands. Unfortunately, not unlike last year the U.S. is not yet in the top ten.
The 158-page report, published by Columbia University’s Earth Institute, was commissioned for the United Nations Conference on Happiness on Monday in order to “review the state of happiness in the world today and show how the new science of happiness explains personal and national variations in happiness.”
What is your happiness factor? That of your organization or team?
It’s good to take a reading now and then, and if it’s not where you would like it to be, explore ways of “moving the needle” in a more positive dierection.