Mission of ProdPod: approximately two-minute, fast-paced and thought-provoking episodes on personal productivity.

The mission of ProdPod is to produce approximately two-minute, fast-paced and thought-provoking episodes covering instructional tutorials on productivity techniques, author & expert interviews, books, software & other tool reviews, and informational topics that are interesting to productivity enthusiasts new and advancing. Do you have suggestions for topics that you'd like to get advice on or you think would be beneficial to those trying to get more done? If I don't know the answer, I can certainly research and find what's needed, or interview someone with the answer. All thoughts, suggestions and words of encouragement are welcome.

The Happiness Advantage

ProdPod: Episode 84 — Two-Minute Book Summary: The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor

I first became aware of Shawn Achor as the funny, charismatic presenter of the popular TEDxBloomington Talk, “The Happiness Advantage: Linking Positive Brains to Performance.” And, subsequently, I came to know his eponymous book, The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work. His book’s premise is, I quote, Conventional wisdom holds that… Read more →