How You Define Personal Success Could Be The Key To A Better Life


For a term whose definition can vary wildly from person to person, "success" still manages to be a life-defining word. When asked "what are you looking for out of life?" What do you think the most common responses are?

I just want to be happy and successful.

There isn't anything wrong with this answer, but there is a lot of troubling implications in it. Generally, your happiness comes second. You can't be happy if you haven't first achieved success. But what is success?

Everyone's idea of personal success comes with its own set of frustrating roadblocks. It can feel like you've gotten where you need to be until you look elsewhere and feel that unmistakable feeling of inadequacy.

Where you're looking for your success is a great place to start.

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