One of the posts I’m most proud of is one about the difference between optimism and pessimism.
In it, I presented the case for optimism.
Well, it turns out Barbara Frederickson, a psychological researcher at UNC-Chapel Hill has looked even more closely at the benefits of optimism. She’s paying particular attention to how positivity impacts resilience. I ran across a sliver of her research in a tweet that linked to an article in The Atlantic.