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WIN Yorkshire - Happiness - A Fuel for Success


An overwhelming body of research has now been published that demonstrates conclusively the strong links between happiness and success. In other words – happiness leads to success, not the other way around. Better conflict resolution skills; higher work performance on a variety of metrics; greater earning capacity; enhanced health; even longevity! The list is endless. What actually makes people happy? Why does it matter (especially for lawyers)? Can you do anything to increase your happiness? Join us to find out.

Workshop Outline

In this two hour interactive session, we will explore:

  • What is “happiness”?
  • Why does it matter?
  • Why does it especially matter for lawyers?
  • How can you measure it?
  • What actually makes people happy?
  • Can you do anything to increase your happiness?

About your speaker

Michael has a long-standing love of learning and development and a passion for law. With 17 years as a litigator (seven as a partner in private practice) and a decade at Kissing With Confidence he is at the leading edge of business development for lawyers.

He has delivered business development to lawyers all over the UK and internationally to the highest levels, from one-to-one to one to many. He is also key to the continuous development of our programmes.

He has astonishing energy in front of a group, so believes in relaxing as often as is feasible. This includes motorbikes, kit cars, model airplanes, running, canoeing and drinking sauvignon blanc. All done every weekend, with his wife and kids, in a small village in north-west Scotland.




27 February 2020
Start time
10:00 AM
End time
01:00 PM
DLA Piper UK LLP, Princes Exchange Princes Square, Leeds, LS1 4BY, United Kingdom

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