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Michelle Gielan Positive Communication Expert

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  • Broadcasting Happiness: Creating Success through Positive Engagement
  • Catalyzing Success: Training the Brain to Seize Opportunities
  • Positive Leadership: How to Influence Others to Improve Performance and Engagement
  • The Optimist Quotient: Changing Our Mindset, Fueling Success
  • The Science of Positive Authentic Female Leadership

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  • 2015 Broadcasting Happiness: The Science of Igniting and Sustaining Positive Change

Michelle Gielan, national CBS News anchor turned positive psychology researcher, is the bestselling author of Broadcasting Happiness.

Michelle is the Founder of the Institute for Applied Positive Research and is partnered with Arianna Huffington to study how transformative stories fuel success. She is an Executive Producer of “The Happiness Advantage” Special on PBS and a featured professor in Oprah's Happiness course.

Michelle holds a Master of Applied Positive Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania, and her research and advice have received attention from The New York Times, Washington Post, FORBES, CNN, FOX, and Harvard Business Review.

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