Words Matter EP1 Georgia’s Career Success Tips (click above to listen) Today, we will look at the word accountability. What does it mean? An explanatory statement of conduct; a statement of reasons, causes, etc., explaining some event; consequence, importance; or to answer concerning one’s conduct – you get the idea. Have you ever thought about someone else’s actions, wishing they had been held accountable? Or, have you seen someone need to be given credit for something positive? How about your personal and professional accountability? If you are like me, this is a tougher question, not only looking at yourself, but doing so frequently. Developing accountability is part of your journey towards success. As Robert J. Ringer, American entrepreneur, puts it “Success is a matter of understanding and religiously practicing specific, simple habits that always lead to success.” Why is this important? Reviewing your thoughts, words, and actions frequently, can help to.