About the Art and Science of Joy

Our Mission

We are on a mission to inspire and empower people to live more joy-filled lives. Through a mix of tips and tricks, inspirational stories and hard facts, our aim is to empower people to make positive changes in their lives.  So, if you’re seeking a bit more joy in your own life or seeking to bring some more joy to the lives of others then we could well be for you!

Why The World Needs More Joy?

If you follow the media, you would be forgiven for thinking that the world is a bad place. The seeds of FEAR and NEGATIVITY are being sown everywhere.
This fear and negativity shows up in people’s lives in many different ways and is having a huge negative impact on people’s emotional wellbeing.
The world is going through a period of great transformation for sure, and to cope with this change, people need to have OPTIMISM and POSITIVITY as driving forces in their lives and not fear nor negativity.
By leading more joy-filled lives, not only are people able to do more good for themselves, but also have a foundation upon which they can do more good for others as well as for the planet.

What Is Joy Anyway?

Joy means many things to many people, and to us, at the fundamental level, joy means love. More specifically:

We also like to think about joy in terms of 4 pillars of joy:

Each pillar In turn is made up of different elements of joy:

What is Your Joy-Cocktail?

Everyone is on their own joy journey and can use these 16 ingredients to build the joy-cocktail which works best for them. Our mission is to give you the inspiration to play with these ingredients and fill your own cup with joy.
Carpe Diem!

Why Art And Science?

The world is full of wonderful people doing amazing things to empower people to live more joyfully.
The first podcast series, the Quandrum Art of Joyful Living, is a celebration of these incredible people, who through their actions, day by day, week by week, are inspiring and helping people put more joy in their lives.
In the second series, Joy Superpowers, we continue the celebration of these amazing people, and at the same time explore the facts behind the power of joy, and share that wisdom with our listeners… to discover the science which underpins the art of living a joy-filled life.

About Andrew Cannon

Andrew’s background in consumer insights has given him a deep understanding of people’s values, attitudes and behaviours; knowledge which he is now applying to exploring the art and science of joy.

Andrew’s journey in business has taught him many lessons about leadership; about the importance of purpose and people, as well as profits, and about the natural role joy has to play in the business world.

Andrew is co-founder of Quandrum, a company on a mission to amplify joy, amongst other things through the creation of the Joyful Living Community.

Through his own struggle with depression, Andrew has learned the fundamental truth that without a strong love of self, one cannot hope to lead a joy-filled life.

With these experiences and beliefs, Andrew is determined to use his passion and his skills to help inspire and empower others to live more joyfully.

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