OVERCOMING OBSTACLES: A Kinder, Gentler Philosophy of Success

Traditional ideas about success and failure can cause what philosopher Alain de Botton calls “career anxiety.” In a society where success is viewed as merited and deserved, feelings of failure can be more intense. In a TED Talk, de Botton recommends that each person creates his or her own definition of success and admit that no one can have everything. To view this video, click here.

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