Monday Morning Motivation:
The 3 Pillars Of Success
Hey all! Happy Monday from Appleton, Wisconsin where it’s a balmy -11 degrees at the time of this writing.
But freezing fingertips are not going to stop me from speaking to the folks at Kimberly Clark.
They heard about my story and invited me to come out for their Black History Month program.
Last night I was out with the organizers and as we were getting acquainted, they asked if I was happy, among other things.
Well, you know how I feel about the, “Are you happy” question..
But then they asked if I had found my passion.. whether I viewed myself as a success.
Hmm.. that’s a hard one to answer.
I think it’s hard for me to answer because success looks so different to me now.
Before it was a big job, big paycheck, big corner office with a fluffy sofa in it.
But I was also working on someone else’s terms. I didn’t have the freedom of expression I have now and I was terrified of losing that job, which ultimately did happen.
I think I can best sum up what success looks like this way: