How to Use Personal, Inner Development to Build Strong Democracies

Discover the secret of how the Nordic countries became the happiest in the world.

Swedish entrepreneur and philanthropist Tomas Bjorkman tells the story of "The Nordic Secret" - the history of how "retreat centres" (or folk high schools) in the Nordic countries encouraged the personal development of their late 19th century citizens, and laid the foundation for their remarkable 20th century achievements.