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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How restraints on non-profits undermine their potential


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March 14, 2024

Your invitation to disrupt philanthropy

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November 2, 2023

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