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December 2008

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Dec. 1 Dec. 2
How to Take the Power away from Bad Memories
by
David J. Pollay
Dec. 3

Researcher Op Eds & Blogs

Dec. 4
Don’t Push the River: Autonomy and Healthy Development
by
Eleanor Chin
Dec. 5
My Gift to You: a Mini-MAPP Course
by
Sherri Fisher
Dec. 6
More Reading: An Update on the Posters
Dec. 7
Resilience in the Face of Adversity
by
Kathryn Britton
Dec. 8
Want to Flourish? Stay in the Zone
by Guest, Marcial Losada
Dec. 9
Work Teams and the Losada Line: New Results
by Guest, Marcial Losada
Dec. 10
Creating Your Best Life – Review
by
Emiliya Zhivotov- skaya
Dec. 11
Getting More of What You Want with 4-way Wins
by
John Yeager
Dec. 12
Thank You Notes and Positivity
by
Aren Cohen
Dec. 13
Have You Done Your Homework?
by
Christine Duvivier
Dec. 14
Book Review: 14th Dalai Lama
by
Dana Arakawa
Dec. 15
Pos Psych Holiday Ideas
by
PPND Authors
Dec. 16
Day at O’Hare: Resilience Case Study
by
Kirsten Cronlund
Dec. 17
Hope about Lawyer Happiness
by
Dave Shearon
Dec.18

3 Methods to Transform World
by Guest, Jeremy McCarthy

Dec. 19
Leader EI & SI: Lazarus Drug in Crisis?
by
Timothy T.C. So
Dec. 20

Work – Family Flow
by Guest, Jodie Benveniste

Dec. 21
Soul of Money
by
Denise Clegg
Dec. 22
Gift of Giving
by
Derrick Carpenter
Dec. 23
Appreciative New Year’s Resolutions
by
Gail Schneider
Dec. 24
Healthy Christmas! 10 Ways for Moderate Indulgence
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
Dec. 25
Movie Review:
The Visitor – Positive Snowball Effect

by Guest,
Ryan Niemiec
Dec. 26 Dec. 27
How can Mindfulness Increase Health or Happiness?
by
Suzann Pileggi
Dec. 28
GUEST
AUTHOR
Dec. 29
Toward a Hopeful New Year
by
Louis Alloro
Dec. 30
A Powerful Wish
by
Sean Doyle
Dec. 31

November 2008

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Nov 1
 
 
 
Nov 2
Gratitude is a Bridge to Positive Future
by
David J. Pollay
Nov 3
Poster Intro
by
Denise Clegg
Nov 4
Becoming Our Own Visionaries
by
Eleanor Chin
Nov 5
Call Waiting: Answer the Call of Career Well-being
by
Sherri Fisher
Nov 6
MAPP Posters Part I (Alloro, Britton, Chin)
by
Denise Clegg
Nov 7
Nonzero: Reflections on Social Complexity
by
Kathryn Britton
Nov 8
MAPP Posters Part II (Davis, Duvivier, Fisher, Lindy O’Brien)
by
Denise Clegg
Nov 9
MAPP Posters Part III (Millar & Peeva)
by
Denise Clegg

Nov 10
MAPP Posters Part IV (Elaine O’Brien & Quinting)
by
Denise Clegg
Nov 11
The Good Teacher: Mentor, Modeler, Manager
by
John Yeager
Nov 12 Nov 13 Nov 14
Happiness & Its Causes Conference – Preview
by
Nicholas Hall
Nov 15
Positive Psychology Forum Preview
by
Guest Author, Suzann Pileggi
Nov 16
Give Anxiety the Old One-Two Punch: Centered during Divorce
by
Kirsten Cronlund
Nov 17
No Child Left Behind: Positive Emotions & Leadership
by
Dave Shearon
Nov 18
An Honest Method for Growing Virtues
by
Timothy T.C. So
Nov 19 Nov 20
This is Your Brain on Strengths
by
Denise Clegg
Nov 21

Nov 22

Nov 23
Cultivating Curiosity: A Personal Experiment
by
Tan-Yee Ming
Nov 24
Self- regulation as a Sexier Option
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
Nov 25
My Country, Darwin, and Mom: Meaningful Human Connection
by
Derrick Carpenter
Nov 26
Putting Pos Psych in Perspective: Future UK View
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
Nov 27
Thank You in 2008
by
Editor S.M.
Nov 28
Give Holiday Stress the Heave-Ho
by
Suzann Pileggi
Nov 29
Creative Challenge for an Abundant Season
by
Louis Alloro
Nov 30
Me, and 6 Billion Others
by
Sean
Doyle
           

October 2008

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Oct. 1 Oct. 2
Focus + Humility + Questions = Momentum
by
David J.
Pollay
Oct. 3 Oct. 4
Oct. 5
Is Career Happiness Up to You?
by
Sherri
Fisher
Oct. 6 Oct. 7
Balance & Health
by
Guest Author Wayne Jencke
Oct. 8 Oct. 9
Energy: Spiritual, Emotional, Mental, Physical
by
Kathryn
Britton
Oct. 10 Oct. 11
What Will Your Strengths Verse Be?
by
John
Yeager
Oct. 12
Habit Forming Even in Tough Times
by
Aren
Cohen
Oct. 13 Oct. 14
Increase Productivity: It’s FRE(E)
by
Margaret
Greenberg
& Senia Maymin
Oct. 15 Oct. 16
Divorce Through an Appreciative Lens
by
Kirsten
Cronlund
Oct. 17 Oct. 18
Happiness & its Causes: UK Conf review
by
Timothy So
Oct. 19 Oct. 20 Oct. 21 Oct. 22 Oct. 23
Economic Sky is Falling! Can Pos Psych Help?
by
Gail Schneider
Oct. 24
Beware of Your Internal Lawyer
by
Marie-Josee Salvas
Oct. 25
Oct. 26
Pos Psych – Let the Bad Times Roll?
by
Bridget
Grenville-Cleave
Oct. 27 Oct. 28
Biology of Happiness
by
Emiliya Zhivotov- skaya
Oct. 29
Language & Reality through Social Construction
by

Louis Alloro

Oct. 30 Oct. 31
Living with Cockroaches

by
Sean Doyle

September 2008

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sept. 1
Sept. 2
Agree on
Success

by
David J.
Pollay
Sept. 3 Sept. 4 Sept. 5
Ready Set
Flourish:
Louis Alloro Interview

by
Sherri
Fisher
Sept. 6

Sept. 7
Flowing
Together

by
Kathryn
Britton
Sept. 8 Sept. 9 Sept. 10 Sept. 11 Sept. 12 Sept. 13
Teens who
bring
good dreams
to life

by
Christine
Duvivier
Sept. 14 Sept. 15
Unlocking
Mysteries
(Book Review:
Diener &
Biswas-Diener)

by
Doug
Turner
Sept. 16
Grieving &
Smiling
Through
Divorce

by
Kirsten
Cronlund
Sept. 17
Making People
happy when
you get
on the boat

by
Dave
Shearon
Sept. 18 Sept. 19

Sept. 20

Brain that
Changes
Itself
(Book Review:
Doitsch)

by
Denise
Clegg
Sept. 21 Sept. 22
Compassion:
Our Hearts
at Work

By Guest Author
Amanda
Horne
Sept. 23
Might as well use them if you’ve got them
By
Tan Yee
Ming
Sept. 24
Measuring What Matters
by
Marie-Josee
Salvas
Sept. 25 Sept. 26
Earth Move for You? Emotional Frequency & Intensity
by
Bridget
Grenville-Cleave
Sept. 27
Others Smile With You: Health, Emotional Contagion…
by
Emiliya
Zhivotov- skaya
Sept. 28 Sept. 29
Who Doesn’t Need a Coach?
by
Louis Alloro
Sept. 30
The Sacred: Spirituality & Movies
by
Ryan Niemiec, Guest Author

August 2008

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
August 1
Editorial
Policy:
No Politics
August 2
You’re
a good
packer:
Naming
Strengths

by
David J.
Pollay
August 3 August 4
2008
Meaning
Conference

by
Ryan
Niemiec
(Guest)
August 5
Wake Up &
Notice:
Balance to
Well-being

by
Sherri
Fisher
August 6 August 7
Just
Enough
Motivation

by
Kathryn
Britton
August 8 August 9
August 10 August 11
Introducing
Social-
Emotional
Leadership

by
New author,
Louis
Alloro
August 12
A Fresh Take
on
Meaning

by
George
Vaillant
(Guest)
August 13 August 14
Manage Team’s
Energy, Not
Just Work

by
Margaret
Greenberg

&
Senia
Maymin
August 15
Divorce:
Better vs.
Bitter

by
Kirsten

Cronlund

August 16
August 17

Beauty &
Excellence
2008
Olympic
Games

by
Timothy
T.C. So

August 18
M. Phelps:
Psych
Anatomy
of his
Success

by
Timothy
T.C. So
August 19 August 20
August 21
Healthy minds
Reside in
Healthy Bodies

by
Emiliya
Zhivotovskaya
August 22 August 23
Pos Psych
& Life’s
2nd Acts

by

Gail
Schneider

August 24
Food
Influences
Mood

by
Marie-Josee
Salvas
August 25 August 26
Lies, Damn Lies
& Statistics
(About
Happiness)

by
Bridget
Grenville-Cleave
August 27 August 28 August 29 August 30
 
 
 
August 31
 
 

July 2008

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–Sunday— —Monday—- —Tuesday— –Wednesday– —Thursday— —-Friday—– –Saturday—
    July 1 July 2
A Gratitude
Moment:
The Letter

by
David J.
Pollay
July 3
Money can’t
buy you
friends…

by
Bridget
Grenville-
Cleave
July 4 July 5
The Rider,
Elephant
and the
Send Button

by
Sherri

Fisher

July 6 July 7
Meaningful
Work
as part of a
Meaningful
Life

by
Kathryn
Britton
July 8 July 9
‘Dara’ to be
Great: Gold,
Grit & Goals

by
Caroline
Miller
July 10
International
Happiness
Day

by
Editor S.M.
July 11
Building
Strengths
In
High-Risk

Youth
by
John
Yeager

July 12
July 13 July 14
4th Euro Conf
Pos Psych:
(Part 1 of 3)
Croatia &
Fab Conf

by
Timothy
So
July 15
4th ECPP
(2/3):
3 Distinct
Lessons

I’ve Learned
by
Timothy
So

July 16
4th ECPP
(3/3):
Selected
Quotations

by
Elaine
O’Brien
July 17
Morale,
Change, &
Positive
Orgs

by
Dave
Shearon
July 18
Authentic
Leadership:
Authenticity
Matters

by
Timothy
So
July 19
July 20 July 21 July 22
Unhappiness

Is
Part of Life

by
Angus
Skinner

July 23 July 24
Does
Happy &
Healthy
Precede
Wealthy?

by
Marie-Jose
Salvas
July 25
Image
Maps
Intro

by
Editor S.M
July 26
Pos Psych
for Working
& Living

Bridget
Grenville-
Cleave
July 27
 
 
July 28 July 29 July 30 July 31

June 2008

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June1
Announcing
Call with
Foster &
Hicks
June2
Find your
Voice by
Tapping
Strengths

by
David J.
Pollay
June3
Review of
Spiritual
Evolution
(George
Vaillant)

by
Senia
Maymin
June 4
Positive
Emotions
Come Alive!

Announcing
the 1st
Image Map

June5
Delights and
Dangers
of Cookbook
Education

by
Sherri
Fisher
June6 June7
Training
the Mind
changes
the Brain

by
Kathryn
Britton
June8 June9
Harvard,
Hogwarts &
Commencement
Thoughts

by
Caroline
Miller
June10 June11 June12 June13 June14
Sort Your
Life!
Strengths
Card Sort

by
Margaret
Greenberg
June15 June16 June17
I know what
I was feeling,
but what was
I thinking?

by
Dave
Shearon
June18
Strengthening
the World –
Interview with
Alex Linley
Part 1

by
Timothy So
June19 June20 June21
June22 June23
Strengthening
the World –
Interview with
Alex Linley
Part 2

by
Timothy So
June24
Top 10
Stimuli to
Exercise
Your Body

by
Marie-Jose
Salvas
June25 June26 June27 June28
June29 June30

May 2008

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        May 1 May 2
Who do
You
Run to?©

by
David J.
Pollay
May 3
Singapore
Simply Happy
Conference

byEditor S.M.
May 4 May 5
The Truth
About Money &
Happiness

by
Sherri
Fisher
May 6 May 7
Awe
&
Elevation

by
Kathryn
Britton
May 8 May 9 May 10
May 11
Caring in
Education:
Audience w/
Nel Noddings

by
John
Yeager
May 12 May 13
In-the-news
May 14
Thoughts
on
Patience

by
Dana
Arakawa
May 15
Savoring
for your
Health

by
Doug
Turner
May 16 May 17
ABC’ing
Parental
Involvement

by
Dave
Shearon
May 18
Lesson from the
Earthquake:
Altruism &
Selfless Love

by
Timothy
So
May 19 May 20 May 21 May 22 May 23 May 24
Greatness
Over
Busyness
by
Marie-Jose
Salvas
May 25 May 26
Music and
Song: Sounds
of Hope?

by
Bridget
Grenville-
Cleave
May 27 May 28 May 29 May 30 May 31
Thriving in
Australia:
Happiness &

Its Causes
Conference

by
Amanda
Horne

April 2008

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    Apr 1 Apr 2
Let Positive
Triggers
Turn on your
Best Self

by
David J.
Pollay
Apr 3 Apr 4 Apr 5
Apprec Inquiry
& Strengths:
Pos Psych &
Special Ed

by
Sherri
Fisher
Apr 6 Apr 7
Social
Contagion:
Spiral Up

or Down?
by
Kathryn
Britton

Apr 8 Apr 9 Apr 10 Apr 11
Choice, Sleep
& Happiness
Conf. of
Teenage
Maximizer

by
John
Yeager
Apr 12
Apr 13 Apr 14
What’s Your
North Pole
Goal?

by
Margaret
Greenberg
Apr 15 Apr 16 Apr 17
The Perils of
Pollyanna

by
Dave
Shearon
Apr 18
Where has
Our Birthday
Wish Gone?

by
Timothy
So
Apr 19
Apr 20 Apr 21 Apr 22 Apr 23 Apr 24 Apr 25
Coming
Apr 26
Caring &
Sharing
in Business

by
Bridget
Grenville-Cleave
Apr 27
Bob Emmons
Free
Conference
Call
Apr 28 Apr 29 Apr 30
Interesting
Visitor
from Philly:
Nick Yarris

by
Angus
Skinner

March 2008

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            Mar 1
Mar 2
Women with

BeliefTM
Series – Notes
from an
Opera Singer

by
David J.
Pollay

Mar 3 Mar 4 Mar 5
Pos Psych:
So much
more than
Happiness

by
Sherri
Fisher
Mar 6 Mar 7
To your
Health!

by
Kathryn
Britton
Mar 8
Mar 9
Wrestling
for your
Life

by
Caroline
Miller
Mar 10 Mar 11
Smith “Field
of Dreams” –
Flow State

by
John

Yeager

Mar 12 Mar 13 Mar 14
Cultural
Strengths?

by
Dana
Arakawa
Mar 15
Mar 16
Better by
Atul Gawande
Book review

by
Kathryn
Britton
Mar 17
On a
Grumpy
Day

by
Dave
Shearon
Mar 18
On Grad Day:
Reflections
on Import.
of Praise &
Appreciation

by
Timothy
So
Mar 19
Easter
Bunnies:
Pos Psych &
Need for
Superfetation

by
Angus
Skinner
Mar 20 Mar 21 Mar 22
Mar 23 Mar 24 Mar 25 Mar 26
It’s a
Rich Man’s
World

by
Bridget
Grenville-Cleave
Mar 27
Necessity-is-
the-Mother-of-
Invention
Strategies

by
Jordan
Silberman
Mar 28
How do you
Share
Pos Psych
with
Strangers?

by
Sulynn
Mar 29
Poetry
and
Midlife

by
Sean
Doyle
Mar 30 Mar 31

February 2008

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          Feb 1 Feb 2
Don’t Let
Peanuts
Run Your Life

by
David J.
Pollay
Feb 3 Feb 4 Feb 5
Practice
Does Make
Perfect

by
Sherri
Fisher
Feb 6
Peace is a

Character
Strength

by
Nick Hall

Feb 7
Importance
of Active
Leisure

by
Kathryn
Britton
Feb 8 Feb 9
My
Favorite
Things

by
Caroline
Miller
Feb 10 Feb 11
Honor, Moral
Intuition, …
Teens Doing
Right

by
John
Yeager
Feb 12
What is
Love
Anyway?

by
Aren

Cohen

Feb 13 Feb 14
Using the
‘L’ Word in
Business

by
Margaret
Greenberg
Feb 15 Feb 16
Feb 17
Sydney Opera
House: Pos
Psych in Orgs –

Stretch Goals
by
Dave
Shearon

Feb 18
“Positively
Abnormal” –
Be a Genius

by
Timothy
So
Feb 19
Fresh
Thoughts

by
Angus
Skinner
Feb 20 Feb 21 Feb 22 Feb 23
Feb 24 Feb 25 Feb 26
Making space
for children’s
well-being

by
Bridget
Grenville-Cleave
Feb 27 Feb 28
… Bottomline
got hit
when # 1
hit the roof!

by
Sulynn
Feb 29
Locating
Hope in
Hopeless
Circumstances

by
Sean Doyle
 

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January 2008

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    Jan 1
Martin
Seligman
is
Top News!

by
Editor
S.M.
Jan 2
Share dreams;
Let others
Help You

by
David J.
Pollay
Jan 3
Happy
New Year
from PPND!

by
Senia
Maymin
Jan 4
News Now!
Happiness /
Health;
EI / Work

by
Senia
Maymin
Jan 5
Prof. Marvel:
Valuing
Strengths of
Our Children

by
Sherri

Fisher

Jan 6 Jan 7
Family
Holiday
Rituals

by
Kathryn
Britton
Jan 8 Jan 9 Jan 10 Jan 11
Building Strengths
Broadening
Relationships
– Ed Kelley

by
John
Yeager
Jan 12
Jan 13 Jan 14
Reflections
on Traveling
and Pos Psych

by
Dana
Arakawa
Jan 15
Restoring
Hope

by
Doug
Turner
Jan 16 Jan 17 Jan 18
Flourishing
or Soulless
Work

by
Timothy

So

Jan 19
Jan 20 Jan 21 Jan 22 Jan 23
The How of
Happiness–
Book
Review

by
Kathryn
Britton
Jan 24 Jan 25
Sleepless in
Seattle?
Count
Blessings

by
Bridget
Grenville-Cleave
Jan 26

Jan 27 Jan 28 Jan 29 Jan 30 Jan 31

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