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Our latest thoughts, ideas and tips on all aspects of making people happier, more engaged and higher-performing.

Sport and the importance of wellbeing

Sport and the importance of wellbeing

Sport, as we know is a billion pound industry and its leading light, football is played and watched around the world, from Iceland to Malaysia, conflict zones to wealthy principalities. Its showpiece event, the World Cup final was watched by a global audience of one billion last summer. Football wouldn’t reach these broadcasting and commercial […]

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The growth of happiness as a business metric

The growth of happiness as a business metric

It has struck me recently as I go about my daily business in London that I see happiness being used more and more as a serious business metric. It is fascinating how quickly happiness has moved from being seen as a slightly fluffy KPI to a top priority business metric. The speed of change has […]

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the happiness index – award winning technology

the happiness index – award winning technology

The Happiness Index was last night voted into the Top 50 Disruptive UK Technology companies for 2015 alongside well established brands such as CrowdCube and payasyougym.com Previous winners include Secret Escapes and reevoo, so we’re delighted to be keeping such good company! For more details click here:realbusiness.co.uk/article/29366

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Award Shortlist

Award Shortlist

I’m extremely proud to say all the hard work put in by The Happiness Index team is paying off as we have been listed as a key contender for the Everline Future 50. The award recognises Britain’s most disruptive early-stage businesses who are challenging the traditional way of doing things in their field. A big […]

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Demonstrating value for employees

New study shows we work harder when we are happy

Happiness makes people more productive at work, according to the latest research from the University of Warwick. Economists carried out a number of experiments to test the idea that happy employees work harder. In the laboratory, they found happiness made people around 12% more productive. Professor Andrew Oswald, Dr Eugenio Proto and Dr Daniel Sgroi […]

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February 2015 – Reinvesting In Development – Part 2

February 2015 – Reinvesting In Development – Part 2

What better way to start the day than announcing further developments to The Happiness Index. This time we’ve added the ability to include an active URL in your thank you message and the ability to see an individual’s average score across all campaigns in one place. Both developments were suggested by our clients so please […]

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Measure your NPS score

Here’s Why Founders Should Care about Happiness

Scott Crabtree spent 24 years climbing the ladder in the gaming and software industries, eventually leading his own engineering team at Intel. And after observing life at companies big and small, he recognized one commonality: The happiest people are the most productive. The difference was so striking to him that he retired and rebooted his […]

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February 2015 – Reinvesting In Development – Part 1

February 2015 – Reinvesting In Development – Part 1

We’ve been busy again adding more functionality to The Happiness Index. This time it’s the ability to analyse the trends in your data by filter, making it easier for you to spot the peaks and troughs in sentiment. Below are the screen shots that show you how to access the filter trends: Step 1: Step […]

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