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Imagine if happiness was not just your personal mission in life, but you made it your career goal to spread happiness. Arnaud Collery is not just an expert in happiness, but is living this mission to make happiness a profession and a system in businesses and organizations. After a diverse career in finance, acting and film, Arnaud found his fulfillment by indoctrinating Chief Happiness Officers across the globe. Beyond teaching programs that create sustainable happiness for leaders and organizations, Arnaud is also reaching the masses through his event series, Standup for Passion. His TedX talks are a must-watch if you are interested in how we can begin to make happiness a measurable value for businesses and society.
At the time of filming this interview, Arnaud was living in NYC, but has since moved back to Bordeaux as he continues international events.
Founder of Standup for Passion
Global Chief Happiness Officer
CEO of Kikai Mining (Happiness Innovation Agency)
Leadership Coach & Team Building Trainer
Author, “Mr. Happiness”
Comedian, Actor, Artist
Topics discussed in this conversation include:
Arnaud’s extraordinarily international life, beginning in Champagne
Where Arnaud believes needs the most happiness work
The personal tragedy in Arnaud’s personal life that was the catalyst for him becoming so engrossed in happiness
The least and most fulfilling parts of Arnaud’s diverse career
How corporations utilize Arnaud’s teachings as Chief Happiness Officers into their businesses
Are people meant to be happy all day every day?
How Arnaud gets his nature fix at Ananda Ashram
Arnaud’s intentions and goals with Stand Up for Passion
Challenges vs Routines
How Arnaud measures success
The world’s evolution through Arnaud’s perspective
Valuable advice for entrepreneurs
Since 2014, Arnaud Collery has been working in the transformation space, both corporate and personal. He coaches c-suite teams and runs standupforpassion.com, a global platform on personal inspirational stories.
Arnaud has coached 1000+ stories (youtube.com/standupforpassion) 100+ teams, led 100+ workshops and trained 100+ Chief Happiness Speakers. 10 000 pp attended our events. 100 + speeches (3 Tedx, Harvard, Google, UN,..) Published author. Worked with.. United Nations, Dior, Cartier, Novartis, L'Oreal, Nestle, Danone, BMW, Careem. He now coaches the next generation of Chief Happiness Officers in his own training programs.
World Happiness Report -NY
Word Happiness Summit
Miami Happiness at work-Copenhagen
Happiness 360 - Aruba
Happiness innovation- Dubai
Happiness Effect- Kuwait
Happy Folk - Paris