Advice, Knowledge And Insight For The Modern Man

We queried some of the men in our circles about their own definitions of “successful careers,” and here is what they came up with:

50 years a musician
42 years in the same job
30 years YMAW
Oh yeah,….. and….
42 years DaD
20 years Grandad
Go find some place to make a positive difference out there
Lord knows they need all the help they can get.

  • Brad Leslie

A successful career is one which affords me the opportunity to live the life I choose to live.

  • Rich O’Keeffe

I know I am successful, when: my professional contacts return to me for service; when I am forgiven for mistakes; when my relationships grow beyond professional topics and encompass human events and causes; when I wake up in the morning, looking forward to “whatever comes my way” because I can dig my way out of a slump and use the energy of joy to help someone else rise out of a sine-wave trough.

  • Pete Hymans

Earn a comfortable living. Enough to pay bills, have some fun, pay off debt, save for healthy retirement and allows for a balanced work/life.

  • Avi Cohen

That which supports us being fully self sufficient and adds meaning to our lives.

  • Thomas Farrell

All of the above plus it’s fun, fascinating and it supports my higher purpose.

  • Bill Tillman