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Tal Ben-Shahar is an expert on leadership and positive psychology, author and lecturer who taught the most popular course at Harvard University on "Positive Psychology," and the university's third most popular course on "The Psychology of Leadership"—with a total of more than 1,400 students.
Tal Ben-Shahar is an author and lecturer. He taught two of the largest classes in Harvard University’s history, Positive Psychology and The Psychology of Leadership, teaching to over 1400 Harvard University students. Today, Ben-Shahar consults and lectures around the world to executives in multinational corporations, the general public, and at-risk populations.
Tal Ben-Shahar is a serial entrepreneur and is the co-founder and chief learning officer of Happiness Studies Academy, Potentialife, Maytiv, and Happier.TV. He is the co-founder of the Happiness Studies Academy, as well as the creator and instructor of the Certificate in Happiness Studies and the Happier School programs.
Tal Ben-Shahar is an international, best-selling author whose books have been translated into more than 25 languages. Ben-Shahar has written several bestselling books on psychology, including Choose The Life You Want: 101 Wasted Create Your Own Wrote to Happiness, Being Happy: You Don’t Have to be Perfect to Lead a Richer, Happier Life and Happier: Learn the Secrets to Daily Joy and Lasting Fulfilment. His books have been translated into more than twenty-five languages, and have appeared on best-sellers lists around the world. The topics he lectures on include leadership, happiness, education, innovation, ethics, self-esteem, resilience, goal setting, and mindfulness.
After graduating from Harvard with a BA in Philosophy and Psychology and a PhD in Organizational Behavior, Tal Ben-Shahar taught two of the most popular courses in Harvard’s history: Positive Psychology and The Psychology of Leadership and taught Happiness Studies at Columbia University.