“Happiness is a how; not a what. A talent, not an object.” —Hermann Hesse
In business as in life, people often measure happiness by what they achieve. We set goals in our work and personal lives, and believe that by attaining them we’ll be happy.
Generally it goes something like, “I’ll be happy when I build my business, have a life partner, make my first million, lose weight, etc.”
But the thing is, it’s choosing to be happy—and enjoying the process of achieving goals—that makes our achievements fulfilling.
So in today’s post, let’s look at how cultivating happiness while working toward our goals supports us in fulfilling them with greater ease (all while making the journey far more enjoyable).