In the 1950’s, after rigorous testing and mathematical computations of the physics of our anatomy, experts concluded that the human body could not run a mile in under four minutes. Scientists concluded it was a physical impossibility.
The current world record for the mile is 3 minutes and 43 seconds. This is what happens when barriers are broken. Human potential becomes unlimited.
You may not initially make a connection between happiness and human performance but consider Aristotle’s definition of happiness as human flourishing.
When human beings are happy, they flourish.
They run a 3 minute and 43 second mile; they increase sales by 37%; they increase production by 31%; they increase their accuracy on tasks by 19%. In fact, happiness raises nearly every business and educational outcome.
What limits have you put on yourself, your organization, your business? What artificial limits are preventing you from being your best?Read More