Warning - your desire for status can lead you down destructive paths.
As an inner wellness coach, I have the privilege of working with many high achieving professionals.
A topic that often comes up is how to manage esteem and status. It's not unusual to want to attain a certain status in life and be recognised as someone who makes a difference. The key is achieving this without taking destructive paths to do so, potentially causing pain to others.
In this short video, I talk a bit more about managing your drive and status in a positive way.