This week, we will feature a series of posts in celebration of Distinguished Young Women’s National Be Your Best Self Week. Katye Brock, Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2011, will share about one of the five elements of the Be Your Best Self program each day. Learn more about National Be Your Best Self Week here!
Ambition is an admirable quality—but what exactly is it? Good old dictionary.com defines it as: “an earnest desire for some type of achievement or distinction.” Did you get that? An earnest desire. Ambition is more than just wanting something to happen; it’s making it a priority, making it a priority, and not stopping until you achieve it. What is it that you are ambitious about??
Katye Brock is a college freshman at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tennessee majoring in International Studies. Originally from Tullahoma, Tennessee, Katye was a participant in the Distinguished Young Women program and was selected as the Distinguished Young Woman of Tennessee for 2011 and the Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2011. Learn more about Katye here!