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Brief Bio

A sociologist and senior fellow at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center, Christine Carter, Ph.D., is the author of The Sweet Spot: How to Find Your Groove at Work and Home (2015) and Raising Happiness (2011). Drawing on the latest scientific research on positivity, productivity, and elite performance, Carter demonstrates a sweet paradox: by doing less we can actually accomplish more.

A sought-after keynote speaker and executive coach, Dr. Carter also writes an award-winning blog, which is frequently syndicated on the HuffingtonPost,,, and several other websites.

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Recent Blog Entries

Demand A Plan to End Gun Violence

How many more mass murders before our leaders pass common-sense laws to prevent gun violence and save lives? Demand a plan.

Thursday Thought

“Speak when you’re angry, and you’ll make the best speech you’ll ever regret.” —Lawrence J. Peter  

The Power of Optimism

How could a little optimism change your day?

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