By Robert Steven Kaplan
#8947 How do you create your own definition of success – and reach your unique potential?
Building a fulfilling life and career can be a daunting challenge. It takes courage and hard work. Too often, we charge down a path leading to success as defined by those around us – and ultimately, are left feeling dissatisfied.
Each of us possesses distinctive skills and qualities. So why is it that most of us tend to follow what everyone else is doing, neglecting to develop our own best selves and figure out our own unique path? Is there a road map that will enable you to defy conventional wisdom, resist peer pressure, and carve out a path that fits your unique skills and passions?
Harvard Business Schools Robert Steven Kaplan, leadership expert and author of the highly successful book What to Ask the Person in the Mirror, regularly advises executives and students on how to tackle these questions. In this indispensable new book, he shares a specific and actionable approach to defining your own success and reaching your potential.
Kaplan proposes an integrated plan for identifying and achieving your goals. He outlines specific steps and exercises to help you understand yourself more deeply, take control of your career, and build your capabilities in a way that fits your passions and aspirations.
Thus, this book can help you change your life.
240 pages. Hardcover. 2013.