• I used to be addicted to success. Here's how I discovered my self-worth when the to-do list went away during the pandemic

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    Liz Presson says she struggles with an overwhelming drive for success.
    Liz Presson
    Throughout her career, writer and business owner Liz Presson says she conflated her sense of success with how other people saw her, rather than how she felt about herself.
    In childhood and early adulthood, she struggled to gain support from her family and dreamed of the approval and validation they would give her if she became successful.
    Presson realized that her self-worth was being wrapped up in an addiction-like urgency; she only felt worthy of love and happiness when when she was achieving...
    Read more ...