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David J. Pollay’s Bio

By on December 24, 2006 – 3:51 pm  No Comment

David J. Pollay, MAPP ’06 is on a mission to increase happiness, success, and civility in the world. He is the creator and author of the international phenomenon, The Law of the Garbage Truck: How to Respond to People Who Dump on You, and How to Stop Dumping on Others, published by Sterling Publishing.

David’s The Law of the Garbage Truck is revolutionizing the way people relate to each other personally and professionally. “The Law” has been endorsed by psychologists, educators, business leaders, and spiritual leaders.

David is a syndicated columnist, popular blogger, and an internationally sought-after speaker and seminar leader whose work has been featured on NPR, ABC television, Univision, BusinessWeek Small Biz Magazine, The Baltimore Sun, the Florida Sun Sentinel, The Chicago Tribune, and The Los Angeles Times.

He is a founding associate executive director of the International Positive Psychology Association, and a visiting scholar at the University of Pennsylvania. He has held leadership positions at Yahoo!, MasterCard, Global Payments, and AIESEC.

David holds a Master’s degree of Applied Positive Psychology (M.A.P.P.) from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Yale University. He lives in Florida with his wife, Dawn, and their two daughters.

You can find out about David’s mission to increase happiness, success, and civility in the world at the official web site for The Law of the Garbage Truck and on the companion Facebook page.

David was one of the original contributors to PPND, and his articles are here.

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