February 14, 2020

Stream is making it easier for customers to pay their deposits! Expand

February 14, 2020

Exciting rate updates are coming to the Northeast on February 18. Expand

February 12, 2020

We have an update on the merger that could change your Wireless business! Expand

February 07, 2020

A new plan and rate changes will go into effect across the Texas markets for renewing customers on February 10. Check the Rates page on February 10 for new pricing. Expand

February 04, 2020

Important note when calling Stream Texas Customer Support this week. Expand

February 01, 2020

DFW Associates, lace up your running shoes! We’re teaming up with the Kynect Foundation to participate in a 5K benefiting Hope Supply Co. Expand

January 31, 2020

Rate changes will go into effect across the Texas markets on February 3. Check the Rates page on February 3 for new pricing. Expand

January 28, 2020

The support team is changing how they handle helping you out with Kynect Pro. Take a look! Expand

Kynection

3 Things You Need to Know About Shawn Achor

February 11, 2020

Heard the news? This year, Kynection features a keynote from someone who, based on his own extensive scientific research, argues it’s possible to raise the bar of your potential by raising your level of positive thinking. Ahead of his perspective-shifting talk at Kynection, here are 3 things you should know about Shawn Achor.

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He’s Got the Chops

Shawn is a best-selling author, Harvard graduate and instructor, and presenter of one of the most popular TED Talks of all time. After 12 years sharing his research at Harvard, he took his teachings to almost half of the Fortune 100, the Pentagon, White House and impoverished schools in Africa.

In short, he has a reputation for knowing his stuff and it’s absolutely incredible that he’ll bring his expertise to the Kynection stage!

He’s a Leading Happiness Expert

Yes, there is such a thing! And it’s so, so important. Everyone wants to be happy—that’s a given. But what many people don’t realize is there is a direct correlation between your level of happiness and your potential for success. Here’s a description for his book, “The Happiness Advantage”:

“Our most commonly held formula for success is broken. Conventional wisdom holds that if we work hard we will be more successful, and if we are more successful, then we’ll be happy…But recent discoveries in the field of positive psychology have shown that this formula is actually backward: Happiness fuels success, not the other way around. When we are positive, our brains become more engaged, creative, motivated, energetic, resilient, and productive at work.” 

Think about it. Your mindset shapes your outcome. The energy you put out into the world eventually returns to you. Shawn spent years studying these ideas and has a lot to teach you on the subject.

He Knows the Power of Connections

In “The Happiness Advantage”, Shawn identifies 7 positive psychology elements that fuel success. One of them is social investment, or “how to reap the dividends of investing in one of the greatest predictors of success and happiness—our social support network.”

Sound familiar? Our culture is grounded in this very notion. Shawn’s even preparing to share some of his new research about this topic with us at Kynection!

 

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