Google's Chade-Meng Tan: Joy on Demand #ScribdChat

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Google's Chade-Meng Tan: Joy on Demand #ScribdChat
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Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:30 PM

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Can turning off your computer and meditating for just a few seconds a day make you a happier, more joyful person? ?

According to Chade-Meng Tan, former Google engineer and international leader on happiness, the answer is “yes”!

Join Meng as he shares insights from his two bestselling books, Search Inside Yourself and Joy on Demand: The Art of Discovering the Happiness Within in an intimate #ScribdChat conversation.

Attendance is free, hors-d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served. Limited to the first 100 RSVPs.



SCHEDULE:

5:30 - 6:00 PM: Doors open -- networking with drinks and hors-d'oeuvres

6:00 - 6:45 PM: #ScribdChat with Chade-Meng Tan

6:45 - 7:30 PM: Book signing, networking, and departure



ABOUT CHADE-MENG TAN:

Chade-Meng Tan (Meng) is a Google pioneer, award-winning engineer, international bestselling author, thought leader, and philanthropist. He is Chairman of the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute and Co-chair of One Billion Acts of Peace, which has been nominated eight times for the Nobel Peace Prize. He is also Adjunct Professor at the prestigious Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore.

At Google, Meng led the creation of a groundbreaking mindfulness-based emotional intelligence course called "Search Inside Yourself", which was featured in the New York Times. Search Inside Yourself is also the title of Meng’s first New York Times bestselling book which has been endorsed by world leaders such as President Carter, business leaders such as Eric Schmidt of Google and John Mackey of Whole Foods Markets, and spiritual leaders such as the Dalai Lama. His personal motto is, “Life is too important to be taken seriously”.

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