EP125 - Founder and CEO of WOHASU, Karen Guggenheim: Expanding the Global Happiness Movement

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Are you living the dream? The life where you can see beyond the stress and discomfort you’re facing and still pursue a dream that matters to you, that fills you with peace, connection, and happiness? Is that even possible? The answer is a BIG Y-E-S!

Registration for Living the Dream Summit, a four-day virtual conference filled with extraordinary speakers and experts sharing their proven practices and exercises on how to let go of whatever’s holding you back from believing in yourself, is NOW open. Visit LivingTheDreamSummit.com to register. And while you’re thinking about pursing your happiness, get ready to unlock all the secrets of building sustainable joy with founder and CEO of WOHASU, the organizing body behind the World Happiness Summit, Karen Guggenheim.

Karen stepped into the CEO role of WOHASU after experiencing a profound loss that reshaped her career and personal path, leading her on a mission to expand the global happiness movement. The evolution of her extensive career includes collaborating with the editorial board of the Miami Herald, strategic communications, as well as integrated marketing expertise that she’s done with C-level executives and worldwide brands. As a champion of the World Happiness Summit, Karen has assembled a team of seasoned professionals to execute a hugely successful event that will ultimately grow to other cities around the world.

Let’s embrace this concept of happiness – outward and inward – on a personal level and beyond.

Key Takeaways:

A catalyst for change. The road to happiness is not often one filled of sunshine, rainbows, and unicorns, but rather deep, dark moments of adversity. How can you look at the face of utter pain, loss, and misery and still say, “I’m choosing life?” Look for THIS sign…[07:14].

A newfound perception. Happiness is more than that fleeting moment of joy you get from a close parking spot, a promotion at work, or a smile from a stranger. Ready to make happy moments last for a lifetime? The ONE thing you need to know about sustaining happiness, found HERE…[17:41].

A race to happiness. You’re running through life like a marathoner – going to college (check!), getting the job (check!), finding a life partner (check!), buying the house (check-check!), and somewhere down the road-- BAM!-- you hit a wall. What now? Where do you go from here? The ONLY practical thing you can do is THIS…[28:56].

Tune in and turn the volume up for a dose of inspiration and life lessons. You're never more than One Idea Away from a whole, new reality.

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