Archive: survival as success
When we focus on doing our best in whatever we strive to do, success will find its way to us.
By Misti Burmeister | February 25, 2010; 12:02 AM ET | Comments (0)
Anyone who has ever served in our armed forces in wartime has survived terrible circumstances.
By Jan Scruggs | November 20, 2009; 02:05 PM ET | Comments (0)
There always will be a better return on investment (of time, emotion, etc.) if we focus on the strengths, and accept and manage weaknesses.
By Tamara Darvish | November 20, 2009; 01:27 AM ET | Comments (0)
I think the lesson is to be aware of the two directions your circumstances can lead you and know that the light at the end of the tunnel may be brighter than you think.
By Garrison Wynn | November 19, 2009; 12:44 PM ET | Comments (0)
As a school-based therapist, I eventually learned that my job was not to fix these children, but to partner with them for a finite space in time.
By Celeste Owens | November 19, 2009; 09:48 AM ET | Comments (3)
People who actually survive terrible circumstances are the real success stories.
By Eric Schaeffer | November 19, 2009; 09:36 AM ET | Comments (0)
My students have not simply survived, but triumphed over conditions that could have defeated more timid souls.
By Patricia McGuire | November 19, 2009; 09:15 AM ET | Comments (0)