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Kristen Brown
Kristen Brown is a renowned speaker, coach, widow mom, award-winning entrepreneur and bestselling author of The Best Worst Thing, The Happy Hour Effect, Beat the Blues and the forthcoming, The Entrepreneur Promise.

She is the founder of Happy Hour Effect LLC, a company that helps people ignite their work and life. She is a professional speaker, brand ambassador and media personality who has been featured on TV, radio, print and online including Live with Kelly & Michael, Inc. magazine, Psychology Today and HLN.

She trains individuals, teams, entrepreneurs and authors to create a low-stress, high-success game plan to achieve their professional and personal goals.

Entries by Kristen Brown

My Job Sucks (and Other Lies We Tell Ourselves)

(0) Comments | Posted November 11, 2014 | 5:04 PM

2014-11-11-jobstress.jpgMost adults spend the majority of our time at work. The joy or stress we get from our jobs directly impacts our happiness, health, relationships, financial success and overall satisfaction with life. In fact, 80% of adults say their job is the...

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3 Smart Ways to Find Your Career Passion

(0) Comments | Posted July 12, 2014 | 10:44 AM

What do you say when someone asks you, "what's your passion?" How do you know if an interest is a true passion with career merit or just a passing fancy? And why does it matter?

Sometimes a passion is just a little spark that tells you you're on the right...

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7 Surprising Secrets to Skyrocket Your Productivity

(5) Comments | Posted September 16, 2013 | 9:41 AM

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The best intentions and most focused to-do list can be derailed by the slightest distraction. Productivity killers are everywhere.

Like a dog who hears "squirrel" or a kid who sees dessert sitting on the counter before dinner, it's easy to find...

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How to Find the Happy Magic in the Bubbles of Life

(4) Comments | Posted August 12, 2013 | 11:45 AM

Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. -- Ferris Bueller

Life is full of amazing moments. Babies laughing. Morning coffee. The sound of cicadas. The unconditional love of a dog....

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