With time, I begin to ask them questions outside of work and one of the questions I typically ask is, what advice would they give to someone who wants to achieve the success that they have.
As these chats happen socially, I will not be naming them to respect their privacy, but at the same time, I think there are lessons we can all learn from.
A global CEO of a reinsurance company said:
Having an attitude about finding the right the right place where you can make a difference.
Continuing to think and believe that there is something that you can do to make a difference, and displaying all the enthusiasm to achieve that.
A lot of it simply comes down to that, finding your own way.
There are many ways to achieve success and people measure success in many different ways.