Welcome to our new website!
Jan. 22, 2019

Liz Fosslein on the Secret Power of Embracing Emotions at Work

Liz Fosslein on the Secret Power of Embracing Emotions at Work

Liz Fosslien talks about un-repressing emotions at work, finding constructive channels for jealousy and anxiety, and demystifying digital interactions and coworker communication styles.


Liz Fosslien is a consultant on product design and experience design projects with companies including Salesforce, SYPartners, and Ernst & Young. Her work has been featured by The Economist, The Financial Times, NPR, Quartz, Fast Company, the Freakonomics Blog, and LifeHacker.

Her first book No Hard Feelings: Emotions At Work and How They Help Us Succeed (co-author Mollie West Duffy) takes a look at how emotions profoundly affect key aspects of professional life. The book serves as a deeply researched guide to un-repressing emotions at work, finding constructive channels even for jealousy and anxiety, and demystifying digital interactions and coworker communication styles.

Mentioned in this episode: