Ways to Increase Happiness at Work … and In Life!

A three-hour workshop presented by Jerry Posner, Sponsored by Columbia County Chamber of Commerce at the Chamber’s office, 1 North Front Street, Hudson on Thursday, October 24, 2013.  Networking, coffee & breakfast snacks: 9:00 – 9:30 AM; Workshop: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM.  The cost is $49 for Chamber Members and $89 for non-members.  Seating is limited to 24 people.  Contact the Chamber at 828-4417 for more information or to make reservations.

Is a happier workplace a more productive workplace?

Do happier employees serve their customers better?

And what’s the deal with “Positive Psychology

Join training specialist, author, lecturer Jerry Posner for a practical, powerful, entertaining three-hour workshop.  Learn how you and your business can create a more positive atmosphere for your employees and customers.

Jerry will share tools, techniques and strategies for increased happiness; improved customer engagement; mood and stress management … all based on modern science and extensive research.

One great idea, applied, can change your business (and life) for the better.

In this workshop, you’ll have PLENTY to choose from!

Topics include:

* Success and happiness … which causes which?

* Your three brains, and how to manage them

* Priming yourself for a successful day

* The ‘Happiness Set-Point’

* Reducing worry

* Practicing the practical power of appreciation and gratitude

* Mirror neurons and contagious emotions

* Think … before you stress

* Small “wins” and rewards can have large impact

* Increasing emotional intelligence

* Making habits … breaking habits

* Taking the path of least resistance

About Jerry Posner:

Jerry Posner is a creative, dynamic speaker and training specialist. Since 1993, he has presented over 1,300 motivational and inspirational programs for guests at Canyon Ranch in the Berkshires, and has inspired tens of thousands of people who aspire to positive change in the workplace … and in life.

Jerry travels the country as a speaker for conferences and as a professional development trainer for businesses, corporations and organizations. He is considered an expert in the field of customer service and is continually researching and developing new material for his presentations and seminars. Combining humor, performance art and empowering content make Jerry’s programs engaging and energizing. He possesses the rare ability to connect with, entertain and inspire audiences of all kinds!

Jerry was born in Newark, NJ and grew up in Teaneck, NJ. He graduated magna cum laude from Emerson College in Boston with a degree in mass communications. In the early 1990′s, he founded and co-published The Positive Times magazine and hosted a weekly radio show, “Positive Radio,” as his popularity as a speaker and “motivational entertainer” grew.  His books include, “Attention Late Bloomers: You’re Right On Time!” which was published in 2006; and “Eternal Cosmic Wisdom at Bargain Basement Prices,” published in 2011.  Jerry, his wife Lynne, and their canine companions make their home in the beautiful Berkshires of Western Massachusetts.