An excerpt from Mark Erwin’s newest book. How do you define your own success?
It is said that in life we all strive to move from survival to success to significance and, finally, to legacy. What do you want most? Is it money, fame, exceptional talent, admiration, respect, power, happiness? Success is whatever you decide it is for you, so only you can determine if you’ve achieved it. Seeking success is a personal quest. In doing so, you will be making the most critical decision of your life. But remember, being successful doesn’t define you as much as it reveals who and what you’re capable of becoming. Success is a relative term, but my friend famed artist Bob Timberlake says, “Success is not finding the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow as much as it is about the journey along the way. “