VIA Stories: A Strengths Infusion

gaining strength

As the writer for the VIA Story Project and a long time student of Positive Psychology, I often have Character Strengths on my mind.  I speculate about the strengths of others while buying groceries. I’ll devise new ways to apply strengths when I’m having trouble falling asleep. You could say VIA Character Strengths are to me what college basketball is to my son (it’s that serious!).  But, it … [Read more...]

“Only One Thing Endures… and that is Character”

character strengths and productivity

One look at Trevor Wilson and you think “success.” He’s well dressed, articulate, strikingly handsome and commands the attention of his multinational clients with ease.  He has a loving wife and children, owns his own consulting company and is in the process of writing his second book. So, it can be strange to hear this quintessential businessman say that he is “four years old.” So, what’s up … [Read more...]