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Brief Bio

A sociologist and senior fellow at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center, Christine Carter, Ph.D., is the author of The Sweet Spot: How to Find Your Groove at Work and Home (January 2015) and Raising Happiness (2011).

A sought-after keynote speaker, Dr. Carter loves to share her work with new audiences.
Combining scientific research and practical application, she offers audiences not only a
way to cope with modern pressures, but a way to truly thrive. Speaking to executives,
general audiences, and parents, Dr. Carter looks at living life from our “sweet spot”—that
place of both power and ease.

Dr. Carter also writes an award-winning blog, which is frequently syndicated on the HuffingtonPost, PsychologyToday.com, PositivelyPositive.com, Medium.com, and several other websites. Dr. Carter has been quoted or featured in The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, the San Francisco Chronicle, The Washington Post, the Boston Globe, as well as Good Housekeeping, Parenting, Martha Stewart’s Whole Living, Fitness, Redbook, and dozens of other publications. She has appeared on the “Oprah Winfrey Show,” the “Dr. Oz Show”, the “TODAY” show, the “Rachael Ray Show,” “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” “CBS Sunday Morning,” “ABC World News with Diane Sawyer”, PBS, as well as NPR and BBC Radio.

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Recent Blog Entries

Relax into Your Sweet Spot

Don’t get addicted to busyness, or let it become a badge of honor. You can do less—and feel good about it. Check out my interview in the June issue of … Read more…

A Day Lived in the Sweet Spot (Infographic)
A good idea

Now THIS is a good idea!

Upcoming Classes & Events

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Women’s Executive Leadership Program
Haas School of Business, Berkeley, CA
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Cracking the Habit Code
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Thursday, April 30, 2015
Google, Inc. Women’s Leadership Development Workshop
Calistoga, CA
Monday, May 11, 2015
UC Berkeley Staff Town Hall (Private Event)
Berkeley, CA