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Asking the Homeless, “What is the Happiest Part of Your Day?” - Jordan Gross

This is a True Story

Release Date: 07/28/2021

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Today, prolific personal development author Jordan Gross presents I Asked 6 Homeless People “What is the Happiest Part of Your Day?” and the Answers Brought Tears to my Eyes. Jordan Gross is an author focusing on personal development. Jordan is also an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and all around good dude. His writing will bring optimization and joy to your life. 

In this story, Jordan states, “In studying happiness, I questioned, who are or should be the unhappiest people? This is who I was going to interview. Understanding what makes the unhappy happy, puts happiness in its simplest form and should give tremendous hints into what I need to be happy each and every day as well.” Listen now and hear what Jordan discovers.


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