Tal Ben-Shahar

Lecturer & author on all things leadership and positive psychology, Happiness Studies Academy and Potentialife co-founder.

Tal Ben-Shahar, also known as Tal David Ben-Shachar, is an American and Israeli teacher, and writer in the areas of positive psychology and leadership. As a lecturer at Harvard University, Ben-Shahar created the most popular course in Harvard’s history. He has subsequently written several best-selling books and in 2011 co-founded Potentialife with Angus Ridgway, a company that provides leadership programs based on the science of behavioral change to organizations, schools and sports organizations globally.

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Save the date for a wide variety of engaging
in-person and virtual sessions throughout the year

Whether you are a philanthropist, charity or a professional interested in learning more about assisting your clients in their philanthropic endeavors, prepared to be inspired, enlightened and empowered.

Speakers for Donors

Tal Ben-Shahar

June 8, 2023

Positive Philanthropy: Applying the science of happiness

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Dan Pallotta

October 19, 2023

How restraints on non-profits undermine their potential

Remote

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Sara Lomelin

March 14, 2024

Your invitation to disrupt philanthropy

In Person

Speakers for Professionals

Jeremy Hampson

April 19, 2023

WHY and HOW to have the philanthropic conversation with your clients

Remote

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Shlomi Levy

May 11, 2023

Tax, Estate Planning & Ownership
Needs in the U.S.

In Person

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Mark Halpern

November 2, 2023

How to effectively use Life Insurance, RRSP’s / RRIF’s in strategic philanthropy

Remote

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Speakers for Organizations

Serena Hak

May 30, 2023

Why your story is your superpower

In Person

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Paulanne Jushkevich

October 12, 2023

Ethics & Stewardship: A crucial role in fundraising

Remote

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Danielle Poulin

January 25, 2024

Gouvernance en philanthropie (En Français)

Remote

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