Harper Wave Books: Unexpected Perspectives on Mind, Body, and Soul

Meet the Author: Leah Weiss

Author Bio and Details

Leah Weiss, PhD, is a researcher, professor, consultant, and author. She teaches courses on compassionate leadership at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and is principal teacher and founding faculty for Stanford’s Compassion Cultivation Program, conceived by the Dalai Lama. She also directs Compassion Education and Scholarship at HopeLab, an Omidyar Group research and development nonprofit focused on resilience. She lives in Palo Alto, California with her husband and three children.

Books by Leah Weiss

How We Work

Live Your Purpose, Reclaim Your Sanity, and Embrace the Daily Grind

Book cover image: How We Work: Live Your Purpose, Reclaim Your Sanity, and Embrace the Daily Grind

Based on Dr. Leah Weiss' perennially waitlisted class at the Stanford School of Business, a practical guide to bringing our whole selves to our professional work.  More »