The Psychology of Innovation: From Purpose to Gratitude

4/6/2016 - Professor of Psychology Robert Emmons in Forbes.

Successful entrepreneurs tend to have a lot in common. In fact, some of the most successful entrepreneurs of all time — from Walt Disney to Steve Jobs — started with simple solutions to complex problems and ended up building several of the most important and impactful companies of all time.

Gratefulness does more than just drive innovation; it can also transform your overall life. According to University of California, Davis professor Dr. Robert Emmons in his book Thanks! How the New Science of Gratitude Can Make You Happier, practicing gratitude can increase happiness levels by an impressive 25%.

Read the full story in Forbes.