Posts by Paul J. Zak, Ph.D.
Paul J. Zak is the author of Trust Factor: The Science of Creating High-Performance Companies (AMACOM, 2017). He is the founding director of the Center for Neuroeconomics Studies and professor of economics, psychology, and management at Claremont Graduate University. Zak was part of the team of scientists that first made the connection between oxytocin and trust—and his TED talk on the topic has received over a million views. He has appeared on CNN, Fox Business, Dr. Phil, Good Morning America, ABC World News Tonight, and is the author of The Moral Molecule.


Joy in the workplace

Want More Joy At Work? Combine Trust With A Sense Of Purpose

By | Posted Mar 29, 2017

Neuroscience makes a nonobvious prediction about high-trust organizations: Trust combined with Purpose results in Joy at work. Experiments from my […]

Creating trust

5 Easy Ways To Create Trust In The Workplace Culture

By | Posted Mar 8, 2017 | 1 Comment

Culture. This has become a near-mythical business concept, conferring benefits ranging from greater employee engagement to increased innovation. But, let’s […]