Happy Workers Contribute to Canada’s Prosperity and Well-being

The remote Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan used to elicit chuckles from outsiders for striving to improve its gross national happiness. Bhutan was unique because it measured progress by the happiness of its citizens rather than its economy’s gross domestic product (GDP). It’s now clear that Bhutan was ahead of the curve in pursuing this goal.

Why we wrote Redesigning Work: A Blueprint for Canada’s Future Well-being and Prosperity

The remote Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan used to elicit chuckles from outsiders for striving to improve its gross national happiness. Bhutan was unique because it measured progress by the happiness of its citizens rather than its economy’s gross domestic product (GDP). It’s now clear that Bhutan was ahead of the curve in pursuing this goal.