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Senia Maymin, MAPP

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Senia Maymin is a Ph.D. candidate at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and studies how people can make lasting change and create new habits.

Senia Maymin is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of PositivePsychologyNews.com (PPND), a daily news site of research-based happiness with over 60 authors and in four languages.  When people want to learn the latest in cutting-edge research related to happiness, success, and productivity, they go to PositivePsychologyNews.com. Senia Maymin is an executive coach and runs the PPND coaches network: PositivePsychologyNews.com/coaching.

Senia Maymin has instructed at the master's level at the University of Pennsylvania, the Chicago Graduate School of Business, and NYU.  She completed her bachelor's degree (mathematics and economics) at Harvard University, her M.B.A. at Stanford University, and her master's in applied positive psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. She speaks Russian, French, and Japanese.

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Happiness Exercise: Writing

  • By: Senia Maymin, MAPP
  • The Leonardo da Vinci exhibit at the Museum of Science in Boston was full of intriguing items, from a blue metal sculpture symbolizing bird flight to the ...

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Happiness Exercise: How to Take Incremental Steps

  • By: Senia Maymin, MAPP
  • Have you been to hundredpushups.com?  The site trains you to do 100 push-ups at one time, and it trains you to do so in six weeks. Why does a site like ...

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Happiness exercise: How to overcome perfectionism

  • By: Senia Maymin, MAPP
  • “When I was a little girl, I did well at things – like sports and math and science and English – and I got little bits of praise, and everybody thought I ...

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How to be the best athlete, singer, entrepreneur, mom, etc.

  • By: Senia Maymin, MAPP
  • So you know you’re pretty good at something, but you want to get better. What do you do? You might take classes, you might ask friends for improvement ...

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Flow at work: Three questions

  • By: Senia Maymin, MAPP
  • In last week’s blog post, I described flow. Today, I’ll walk you through three questions to getting towards more flow at work. We know that flow is when ...

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