Here's today's feel-good story:
A new poll suggests that the secret to feeling fulfilled is by expressing gratitude.
2,000 Americans were surveyed and looked at connections between gratitude and fulfillment. The poll showed that 65% of people who report that they feel fulfilled on a daily basis also were more likely to "always" give thanks.
The poll also showed that respondents, on average, believe that they express gratitude about 6 times a month while receiving the same amount of appreciation back.
“There’s a dramatic correlation between gratitude and happiness,” said Logan Mallory, vice president of marketing at Motivosity. “When people are proactive about being grateful, it rewires their brain to look for positives instead of the negatives around them.