Pope Francis calls careerism a ‘leprosy’ on the priesthood Using especially strong language on one of his favorite themes, Pope Francis decried a plague of careerism among priests and urged them to renounce their personal ambitions for service to the church -- warning that failure to do so would make them look “ridiculous.”
June 17, 2013 - National Catholic Reporter
Mathews Phosa in Business Day Phosa said the ANC had never been an organisation where an elected position gave an individual a status "over and above the quality of your hard work and input : we frown upon naked careerism and positionalism".
Bill Nighy in Wall Street Journal That notion of the public good -- the underpinning of our politics and our media and our national life -- has been too undermined and overwhelmed by self-interest, careerism, bipartisan assertion and by ideological and cultural warfare at the... Carl Bernstein http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Bernstein&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNF3vWVCFkyg_p1jR3vX2J7boUPqSQ Washington Post http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/05/22/AR2008052204606.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHeA-pVT6phiRGRRWDKIaZcnqLJqg May 22, 2008
15167 21035 careerism Miss Hicks brings to the role a real sense of compassion and wisdom," Mr. Nighy says. "It's a performance that exhibits an admirable and total absence of careerism."