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Eric Karpinski

Senior Consultant

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Eric Karpinski is a positive psychology keynote speaker and corporate trainer.  He travels the country leading positive psychology programs at top corporations showing management and employees how happiness improves engagement, innovation and work performance.  He is a featured speaker with Good Think, Shawn Achor’s company and an Orange Frog Master Trainer, bringing the seven  principles of The Happiness Advantage to corporations and educational institutions across the world.   Some of Eric’s clients include Genentech, T-Mobile, Kaiser Permanente, TIAA, Eli Lilly, Qualcomm, Schaumburg 54 School District and the State of Vermont.


Eric trained as a biochemist at Brown University and earned his MBA at the Wharton School.  He spent a 15-year career as a management consultant, venture capitalist, and executive in the biopharma industry working at the juncture of business and medical science translating complex research to non-scientists in an accessible, dynamic, and engaging way.


Eric has been intensively studying the science of happiness (positive psychology and neuroscience) for over ten years under such luminaries as Barbara Fredrickson, Tal Ben-Shahar, Shawn Achor, Roy Baumeister, Dacher Keltner and the late Chris Peterson.