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Dallas Speakers Bureau – Inspirational Speaker, Jim Stovall on Underachievers

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Dallas Texas Speakers Bureau presenter, Jim Stovall, on Underachievers.

Success is a wonderful concept.  It is self-defining and self-fulfilling.  Once we get past our school years with standardized tests and regular percentage grades, we emerge into the adult world where, to a great extent, we get to determine what is important to us. 

In school, the labels “achiever” or “underachiever” are determined as compared to your fellow students; however, in the real adult world, you and I get to decide what is important to us and what levels we want to achieve in our lives.  Only you and I know whether we are overachieving or underachieving because we establish the rules, set the target, and create the timeframe and deadlines in our own minds.  There is probably no greater factor in our own personal satisfaction in life than our own assessment of whether we are overachieving or underachieving as it relates to our own goals.

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