Expert on positive psychology, Appreciative Inquiry, executive presence; Facilitator and Coach; Taught resilience to U.S. Army Sergeants; Founder of Positive Business DC
Shannon M. Polly, MAPP, ACC, is a facilitator, speaker, coach, and entrepreneur. Her clients have included Fortune 500 companies and the US Army; and she has lectured at various universities including the University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, The US Military Academy, and Georgetown University. Connect: shannonpolly.com.
PhilosophersNotes on Shannon Polly's Books All PhilosophersNotes
This is a great introduction to the science of why character strengths matter along with some practical tools on how to go about using those strengths in service to our families and communities so we can experience a deeper sense of joyful flourishing. In this book, Shannon Polly and Kathryn Britton walk us through each of the 24 character strengths identified by the VIA Institute on Character that was created by Martin Seligman and Christopher Peterson. In our Note, we take a quick look at all 24 virtues and explore some practical ways to apply them to our lives TODAY.