Defining Success

Caucasian businessman standing on urban rooftop

We all define success differently.  The cynic in me acknowledges that some measure their success by their bank account, their job title, or their perceived superiority over their friends, neighbors, and coworkers.  The people I enjoy most are those who recognize that success is better measured by assessing happiness, realizing potential, and having reason to…

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7 Things You Need to Have in Your Head for Success


1) “It’s here. It’s here. It’s here.” Your success is already here. You just need to open your eyes, look around and accept it. In a sense, sure, you’re faking it till you make it, but this at least allows you to start to believe that you’re capable of success. Also, this allows you to…

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Success Lesson: The Power of Pessimism


For several decades, through these weekly columns that appear in newspapers, magazines, and online publications around the world as well as my books, movies, and speeches, I have endeavored to convince people that having a positive attitude, focusing their energy, and acting upon their motivations can bring positive results in their lives and the people…

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