Jenny Lykken is a learning and development specialist who works for Google and has given speeches on the importance of encouraging personal growth at work. Lykken's role at Google keeps her focused on employee quality of life and overall happiness. Lykken has been a part of some experimental projects at Google that encourage health and happiness, such as nap pods and meditation.
Lykken believes that improving health and happiness, and encouraging personal growth at work naturally improves productivity as well. It's beneficial for employers to care about their employees lifestyles and growth. Lykken has given speeches on the importance of being positive in the face of failure. She also stresses the importance of compassionate leadership and how that encourages personal growth, happiness and productivity in employees.