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About Raj Raghunathan (Happiness Researcher):
Raj Raghunathan is Zale Centennial Professor of Business at the McCombs School of Business at UT Austin. He is interested in how people’s judgments and decisions impact their happiness and fulfillment. Raj’s work has appeared in top journals including, but not limited to The Journal of Marketing, The Journal of Consumer Research,and The Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. His work has also been cited in several mass media outlets, like The Atlantic, The New York Times, Fortune, Forbes, and Harvard Business Review.
Raj’s Psychology Today blog, Sapient Nature, has over 2 million page views. His newest online course on Employee Happiness has over 5,000 students, while his previous online course has over 300,000 students from 196 countries. His book, If you’re so smart, why aren’t you happy?, has been translated into 13 languages, and was featured in the Atlantic, Time, Guardian, Times of India, Live mint, and Mid-day.
TEDxGateway Webinar: Raj Raghunathan (Happiness researcher and thought-leader) with John Rives
Webinar Series: The World Has Changed
Webinar Topic: Sustaining Happiness During Times of Stress
About The Webinar:
With each passing day, people are suffering the fear of losing a close one, the uncertainty of maintaining jobs, overwhelming feelings of loneliness, the strain of looking after the family, watching relationships slowly crumble, and even with stretches of time at disposal, having no motivation to be productive.
But even in such unsettling times, there is always a silver lining awaiting to be found and recognised. You just need to be looking for it and you might just stumble upon the key to happiness.
Watch Raj Raghunathan with his interesting and innovative perspective on happiness as he showcases celebrating the good in the face of inevitable loss and pain, connecting with others even with vast distances, being constructive and creative with work, discovering hobbies-old and new, and strengthening familial bonds.