Wisdom Studio series' third episode turns to W.A. Mozart's The Magic Flute opera, with an aim to continue developing a wiser approach towards anger in organizations. In this episode, titled "Protecting Inner Strength", program co-hosts Ms. Elisabeth Nunziato and Professor Hakan Ozcelik focus on how employees can effectively cope with abusive managers who try to manipulate others with anger.
The episode also features Professor Robin Fisher from the School of Music at Sacramento State, who reflects on her role as Princess Pamina in the Queen of the Night aria scene where her revengeful mother uses her anger to convince her to commit murder. In an interdisciplinary conversation integrating these insights with organizational research, the episode provides insights about:
The "Work Life Wisdom" series, produced with support from the Provost's Office at Sacramento State, intends to serve as a psychological resource for employees, students, and larger society in their efforts to enhance their health, happiness, and performance. You are welcome to share these episodes with others who you think could benefit.