Anna Akbari

Startup Your Life: Hustle and Hack Your Way to Happiness

Anna Akbari

Talk: Startup Your Life: Hustle and Hack Your Way to Happiness

Dr. Anna Akbari channels her background as a sociologist and entrepreneur to explain how to find happiness and success in her book "Startup Your Life: Hustle and Hack Your Way to Happiness". She explains the path toward these goals with an approach that focuses on experimenting and learning from it.

Anna Akbari

Dr. Anna Akbari is a sociologist, entrepreneur, innovation consultant, and writer. She holds a PhD in sociology and has taught at NYU and Parsons. She is a frequent guest and writer for such outlets as TED, CNN, The Atlantic, The Financial Times, New York Observer, DailyWorth, Above the Law, and The Huffington Post.

Startup Your Life: Hustle and Hack Your Way to Happiness

As an entrepreneur, Anna Akbari learned that one of the best things about startups is their ability to “pivot” quickly—basically a euphemism for failing and starting over. And she quickly found that personal success is no different.

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