We asked some of the happiest folks we know to tell us their secret.

Ronald Emile | Entrepreneur, Writer & Filmmaker

Living in my purpose makes me happy. I don’t have a memory of a time in my life that doesn’t include me creating, more specifically writing. Even though I produce, perform stand-up & improv, act and direct, at my core I’m a writer. I take pride in my work. The fact that I’m able to provide for myself and my family without ever really feeling like I’m at “work” makes me grateful. That gratitude allows me to be happy even when things aren’t at their best. Read more>>

Jalen ` Sorrells | Self-Taught Photographer

I’ve always enjoyed putting a smile on people’s faces and what better way to do that than to take their pictures. Most of the people who I have taken pictures of have no modeling experience and I feel like it is my job to make them look like a model, which is something everyone can be proud of. So if I can give the client something they’re proud to show off, then I know I did my job. Read more>>

Mervin Tabit-EL | Business Owner & Bartender

Seeing my patrons and customers smile whenever I make drinks or deliver products. Genuine joy because of what I can create will always make me the happiest business owner. The support is amazing and uplifting! Read more>>