Some examples of life accomplishments include running a marathon, quitting smoking, getting promoted, climbing a mountain or simply being a parent. A life accomplishment can be a personal or professional milestone that i... More »

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Accomplishments to add to a resume can include any instance an employee added something of measurable value to his employer. Other examples include promotions, commendations and recognition for specific tasks. More »

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Examples of performance accomplishments include meeting specific company advancement standards such as completing sales goals or finishing a project, exemplary teamwork with a wide section of the company's workforce or w... More »

Plato was a philosopher and mathematician who changed the way philosophy was perceived and practiced in the Western world. He abandoned political power in the oligarchy to seek out virtue. Influenced by Socrates, Plato w... More »

Jean Jacques Rousseau was a writer, composer and philosopher in the 1700s who had many accomplishments, including publishing works that influence literature, society and politics, creating operas and contributing to musi... More »

Sir Francis Bacon held several of the highest state positions in England, as well influencing the fields of science and philosophy. He challenged the thinking of the day and developed concepts that lived on long after hi... More »

Robert Hooke was one of the last great polymaths of the early scientific age. He was a virtuoso who made important contributions to nearly every field of study in which he was interested, from astronomy to zoology. Hooke... More »