Tal Ben-Shahar

Expert on Leadership & Positive Psychology

Tal Ben-Shahar is an author and lecturer who taught the most popular course at Harvard University on "Positive Psychology," and the university's third most popular course on "The Psychology of Leadership" - with a total of more than 1,400 students.

"Make the world a better place through whole-being education"

Add to my shortlist


  • Happiness and Mindfulness
  • Inspiring Lives
  • Personal Growth and Achievement
  • Sales Skills and Motivation
  • Motivation


He presents in English & Hebrew.

How he presents

Ben-Shahar is renowned for his insightful, inspirational and thought-provoking speaking style. He is in great demand by corporate clients the world over.

Books & Media

  • Happiness Studies: An Introduction
  • The Joy of Leadership
  • The Pursuit of Perfect
  • Happier
  • Happiness and Mindfulness
  • Inspiring Lives
  • Personal Growth and Achievement
  • Sales Skills and Motivation
  • Motivation

In Detail

Tal Ben-Shahar is also a serial entrepreneur and is the co-founder and chief learning officer of the Happiness Studies Academy (HSA), Potentialife, Maytiv, and Happier.TV. He teaches, speaks and consults around the world, to the general public, governments, Fortune 500 companies, and educational institutions. Ben-Shahar - whose internationally best-selling books have been translated into more than 25 languages - published his most recent book, Happier, No Matter What: Cultivating Hope, Resilience, and Purpose in Hard Times in May 2021. He is currently developing curricula based on positive psychology for schools and universities. He has been featured on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, NBC, FOX, CNN, 60 Minutes and in many publications around the world. He was the host of the PBS Special: Happiness 10. Ben-Shahar walks the walk and talks the talk.


An expert on leadership and positive psychology, Tal Ben-Shahar combines scientific research, self-help advice, and spiritual principles to show audiences how to optimize their success and happiness.



There aren't any reviews for this speaker, be the first to leave a review.

Leave a review

Leave a Review

Sign up or Log in to access this feature.

Click here to sign up or log in.

Get in touch

Our consultants have the expertise and knowledge to find your perfect speaker and make your vision a reality.

Send a message

Contact us directly

Talk to our consultants on +44 (0)1628 601 400
Email us on
Visit us in BurnhamVisit us in London

Request a callback