Many people who read this blog are celebrating Thanksgiving and will be exchanging “Happy Thanksgiving” greetings throughout the day. But I’m pretty sure that overdosing on turkey and stuffing is not the most expedient path to long-term happiness (although I don’t have any data to support my hypothesis).
So what is a better path to happiness? Purpose and meaning. As you can see below, people who find purpose and meaning in their lives are much happier.
And, here’s one of my favorite Thanksgiving cartoons that I’ve shared in previous years. It shows how you should design an experience to meet your strategic objectives.