26 April 2018 by Joanne Reed
Extract – This is Your Quest – Chapter 11 – How do you define success?
Success is a school teacher because he/she wants to be a teacher and feels a calling to be a teacher. Success is a student who goes to school everyday wanting to learn and develop himself/herself academically, physically, emotionally and socially by achieving good grades, by joining a sports team, by interacting with his/her friends and teachers in the pursuit of excellence with a caring attitude. Success is a wife and mother because she wants to be a wife and mother dedicating herself to be the best wife and mother she could be and being good at it.
Success is the working mother who dedicates herself to her professional career and also to raising her children (with some help) and doing both pretty well. Success is a salesman who wants to become to top salesperson in this company and who wants to grow within his organization…Success is the military personnel who serve their country everyday even if it means being away from home and family for long periods of time… success is the family member who turned themselves into the main care giver for a sick child, parent, spouse, dedicating his/her day to making that person’s day better…