People have different ways to measure success in life. It depends upon the satisfaction of each person. People at working age always think that their life is already successful, but eventually at the end people mostly found that they fail in relationships with their family and others around them. Personally, I believe a successful life is happiness at the equilibrium of career and relationships with family. The Harvard Business Review article, ‘How Will You Measure Your Life?’ by Dr. Clayton Christensen, has some suggestion about how to be happy in both career and family life.
If your happy and you do what you’re supposed to do, then being happy will play a big part of how will you become successful. You can be happy to someone to brighten their day or just give somebody a compliment on how they look because it would make their day and that is success for a lot of people even including me. Being kind and happy to other people makes them happy and success plays in that part. Success doesn’t always mean a goal or something to achieve, happiness will open more doors for you in the future and now everyone loves happiness. If they don’t then they need to go to a mental therapist because happiness is the first way to become successful.
While those things may not be necessities in a person's life they do bring people comfort and happiness as well. People don’t have to do what they love to be happy because you can achieve happiness by doing what you love after work hours, with the people you care the most about and want to spend time with. Even though doing what you love sounds like the best option,
Peter Miceli Mr. Simakowicz English 101-03 October 20, 2014 Success is a Journey, not a Destination The most important aspect in life is the feeling of happiness. There is not elevator that leads to success, you must take the stairs. Whether or not you are popular, confident, and wealthy in life, you are not necessarily successful. Every day when you turn on the television, the media wants the world to believe that having lots of money, living in a mansion like house, and owning the most advanced cars is the key to happiness. One may continue to believe that popularity makes you successful, but there comes a time in there life when they realize that nobody is there for you when you need them most.
Happiness gives the person the motivation for success. Researchers see that happiness relating to the satisfaction of the person’s life, so the concept of happiness is different from person to person. 50% of happiness comes from the person cope with the circumstances of life. There are many ways to be happy, think positive, set your goals, and do what you love. For begging positive thinking
We are surrounded by stereotypes in our culture we tend to think that having money and a great occupation make us happy. Our world today is attracted to material things rather than spiritual ones; can a person who does not have these items still live a happy life? Everyone defined happiness according to their personal perspectives, but what is surely true is that money turn people materialistic and selfish and it does not let them enjoy another things or focus in moments that really fill our hearts. It is true that sometimes getting some material stuff for ourselves can be really motivating, but not exactly generate that endless satisfaction, because sooner or later we get tired of those elements we devoted at first. Eventually in our regular
In my opinion, I found that the question “ How can I be sure that I’ll be happy in my career?” is the most interesting part of this essay. In fact, the author states that “ Creating a life strategy” is the important answers to the question about ensuring the relationship with your family is an enduring source of happiness. However, I also believe that “ Creating a life strategy” is also important for being happy in my career. The most important ways for being happy in my career are creating a life strategy, allocating my time and emphasizing the importance of humility. The first way to make myself happy in the workplace is
One of my expectations that I have about this career is to have a good schedule where I can develop other activities. I want to obtain the necessary tools and knowledge to be capable of doing business in the world market either by importing goods or exporting non-traditional products. Also, I want to improve myself as a professional, and achieve an important position in a company, so one day I can develop my own company. I want to be able of taking advantage of the opportunities that arise, and overcome the challenges imposed on me. Especially, the most important thing that I have in mind, is to be able to enjoy my career.
Happiness, something that we all seek after. A endless search that has gone throughout the ages. A pursuit sought after not only by the rich but the poor as well. The way that we can become happy is by having a purpose, having family around, and by having enough money for base needs. Throughout this essay I will explain through evidence and logic how we all can be happy.