We realize that it’s not about us. But we think it’s interesting to understand why giving feels so good and how we can harness the residuals of giving to better our lives. Through multiple studies and research, it’s evident that giving back creates a continuum of good. And the circle goes like this: we give in a way that benefits another, which makes us feel good, which creates happiness, and happiness has a direct effect on our health, which enables us to be more capable of giving back. And the cycle continues.
Here we explore the psychology of giving and the positive outcomes throughout the cycle of the act.