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Definition of Success

What Is the Definition of Success Anyway?

Anna Partridge | Posted 06.17.2015 | Women
Anna Partridge

The things that defined their success was the life they had built for their families and themselves.

No, Women Can't Have It All -- But Here's Why It Doesn't Hurt To Try

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 12.08.2014 | Women

"We asked them, 'What do you need for a meaningful life? What makes life worth living for you? What are you mostly proud of?'"

How Becoming A Mother Changed This Woman's Definition Of Success

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 05.13.2014 | Parents

Seeking lives of well-being and balance, women around the world are honing in on what it means to be truly successful. Even those who have achieved su...

Redefining Success: The Corporate Ladder No Longer Matters

Elizabeth Rider | Posted 05.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Rider

I've redefined my own success to mean being relevant to people who need my help, giving more than I take, and living life on my own terms. The letters behind my name and my rank within a company just don't matter.

What I'd Like To Tell 'Tiger Mom' Amy Chua

Sharon Greenthal | Posted 04.07.2014 | Fifty
Sharon Greenthal

All the drills, punishments, screaming, fighting, and so on cannot make someone feel passionate about something.

Ricky Williams: I Left The NFL To Change My Definition Of Success

HuffPost Live | Posted 12.17.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

When Ricky Williams realized the traditional definition of success wasn't working for him, he took action. The former NFL running back told HuffPos...

5 Ways Success Is Hurting Your Love Life

Dr. Ali Binazir | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Ali Binazir

Remember that real success is about meaningful human connections. That's the real reward of life, while power, money and status are merely means for attaining it. So give yourself gentle reminders to make people a priority.

A Humbling Moment In Alan Alda's Career (WATCH)

Posted 09.16.2013 | MarloThomas

When Alan Alda joined me on Mondays With Marlo, he told me about a career-defining moment that he experienced while he was appearing in a play called ...

How to Be Successful: Look Beyond Your Bank Account

Laurie Erdman | Posted 10.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Laurie Erdman

Monetary successes rarely come to us every minute of the day. The space between our successes leaves a vacuum to focus on our failures. Expanding our definition of success to include other aspects of our lives, fills our day with success and thus with energy.

Why Our Definition Of Success Needs A Serious Face Lift

Juliet Turalski | Posted 10.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Juliet Turalski

When you feel your freedom now and choose to express yourself to your authentic bone, you have truly mastered success.

There Ought to Be a Bead for That

Janet M. Neal | Posted 05.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Janet M. Neal

How do I turn this one around? How do I love myself not only for what I have accomplished but for what I have attempted? For just being me?

WATCH: Pastor Rick Warren On Living The Good Life

OWN | Posted 02.23.2013 | OWN

According to Pastor Rick Warren -- bestselling author of The Purpose Driven Life -- everybody lives at one of three levels in life: survival, success ...

The Global Search for Education: On Cheating

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.03.2012 | Education
C. M. Rubin

According to a survey of 24,000 high school students in grades 9-12, 95% of students said they cheated during the course of their education, ranging from letting somebody copy their homework to cheating on tests.

How The New Definition Of Success Affects Our Sense Of Meaning

Carlo Strenger | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carlo Strenger

Our culture, addicted to global success stories, is making it increasingly difficult for the overwhelming majority of people who make a decent living through hard work, but do not belong to the global ruling class, to feel that they matter.