Why the Overnight Success We Wish For May Not Be So Great After All

“Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.” -Winston Churchill-

Dr. Carmen April

Why the Overnight Success We Wish For May Not

Be So Great After All

Success

               “Success” is a goal most of us have for our lives. In today’s social media culture, we see images of people who seem to have figured it out overnight. There are people everywhere you turn who ‘guarantee’ to show you how to become an overnight success! Please don’t believe the hype! Success doesn’t happen overnight and here are a couple of reasons it probably wouldn’t be a good idea anyway:

1.) Don’t believe the hype – Overnight success is very rare!Even the stories we seem to think about as overnight successes are not really so. Facebook seemed to become part of popular culture over night, but a little research into its history tells a very different story. Facebook today looks nothing like it did when it first started by a Harvard College student. It…

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