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Success by Michael Edmondson

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Forward The Definition of Success

Webster’s online dictionary offers four definitions of success. The definition that most resonates with me and captures the spirit of Success: Theory and Practice reads as follows—“That which comes after; hence, consequence, issue, or result, of an endeavor or undertaking, whether good or bad; the outcome of effort.” This definition of success is more than just a focus on the ends, but rather the means and the ends; the process by which an individual pursues a course of action that may or may not result in the desired outcome. Success: Theory and Practice helps us, as readers, realize the importance of self-awareness when engaging in the process; provides the tools and action steps to contribute thoughtfully ...

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