Episode #102 // Defining Success

"I feel really boss whenever I know that I can change my mind."
- Kathleen Shannon

What does success really mean and how do you define success in your business? Today we’re continuing the conversation from our episode on success without sacrifice with Jenny Shih by really digging into these questions and learning how to measure success.

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Topics discussed in this episode:

  • How social media shapes success
  • Defining what success looks like for you—getting specific
  • The comparison trap in other people’s views of success
  • Dealing with the fear of success
  • Being able and open to changing your mind of your definition of success
  • Connecting to your “why” to find success
  • Redefining selfish
  • Deciding what you’re not willing to sacrifice for success

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KATHLEEN SAID:

My friends' successes are also my successes. They're not taking anything away from me. Click To Tweet For the most part, most people are more giving of grace than we expect them to be. Click To Tweet I feel really boss whenever I know that I can change my mind. Click To Tweet It's okay to be selfish with your 'why.' Click To Tweet Whenever I do something that fuels my own fire, it's a little bit more helpful to the people around me. Click To Tweet

EMILY SAID:

All too often, we are encouraged to define success based on anyone else's terms. Click To Tweet The difference between envy and inspiration is just a reframe of mind. Click To Tweet Commit to success, but be open to changing it and recommitting when you need to. Click To Tweet There is a correlation between what's important to you and what you're sharing with the world. Click To Tweet

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TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE:

  • How social media shapes success
  • Defining what success looks like for you—getting specific
  • The comparison trap in other people's views of success
  • Dealing with the fear of success
  • Being able and open to changing your mind of your definition of success
  • Connecting to your "why" to find success
  • Redefining selfish
  • Deciding what you're not willing to sacrifice for success

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