Welcome to our Startup Journey
Here we are sharing our stories and stages of development from idea to business
It all started with a question: How might we better connect and empower the Positive Psychology Community so that they can promote their initiatives and thrive?
February 26th 2021
Teaming up with Sascha
Coach, Software- & Business
Developer and Buddhist
April 09th 2021
Sharing the idea: Enabling Positive Psychology for everyone and everywhere
May 31st 2021
Starting a Movement
Become part of our #PositivePsychology movement
We are building a Co-Creation Team and are looking for positive and motivated people who want engage and help making the benefits of Positive Psychology accessible to everyone, everywhere.
Our branding is accessible to empower others
If everything is already defined, it leaves very little room for experimentation. We took deliberate efforts to create a visual identity that delivers happiness and celebrates diversity.
Coming up soon
Our Yippie Community digital Plattform.
Does that make you feel excited?
January 11th 2021
Every day is a good day to practise Positive Psychology
First idea and humble beginnings
April 09th 2021
Application for Social Entrepreneurship Startup Call
April 23th 2021
Kick-Off Challenge Impact 2021
Challenge Impact Program:
- Entrepreneurship Basics (23.04.2021)
- Impact Model (24.04.2021)
- Visibility & Supporters (07.05.2021)
- Business Model Deep Dive (14.05.2021)
May 14th 2022
Defining our Identity
We were asking ourselves how can we reflect our values and mission in the creation of a corporate identity. Our corporate name Yippie is an expression of positive emotions we want to spark in peoples lives.
We are passionate about improving people's lives
We combine the following methodologies and mindsets to empower you
To solve complex challenges & create innovative solutions
To become your best self, and make the world a better place
To thrive professionally and find happiness at work
To reinvent yourself and build a life you
To prepare yourself for a good and social business
Some free Inspiration
Creativity – Love of Learning – Appreciation of Beauty and Excellence
Michael Kurz (M.A.) is the Co-Founder of Positive Learning. Committed to create positive change he uses his background in Experience Design, Problem-Solving and Innovation. As a business consultant, entrepreneur, startup-coach and lecturer Michael is on a mission to promote life-long-learning and to design transformative learning experiences for individuals and organisations.
Dr. Gabriele Sauberer
A real ambassador of Positive Psychology, indeed.
Dr. Gabriele Sauberer (PhD, MBA) is Co-Founder of Positive Learning and director of the Vienna international positive psychology school (VIPPS). She is an expert in positive leadership and positive-provocative communication. Gabriele holds a phd in linguistics and communication science, and an MBA in diversity and innovation management. She is an euppa certified master trainer in positive psychology and the head of certification of the European positive psychology academy.
Creativity – Networking – Resilience
Sascha Nachtnebel joined the project as a strategic consultant in Feb 21. He is the founder of Greenfinder, an international software and event agency. Greenfinder operates the largest comparison portal for e-bikes and realizes innovative test-ride events for e-mobility all over the world. During the past 20 years, Sascha supported a broad variety of start-ups, SMEs and large corporations in the US, China and Europe with his expertise in business development, sales, marketing and software conception. In his role as Life Coach and Healer in Psychotherapy, Sascha teaches effective applications of Buddhist Psychology to both private and business clients with his newest company, https://www.karmatraining.de.