In my mind, the most important point of this talk was about creating your own platform — by the way, I think that one can decide on the elements of this platform, however, it must be a collection of assets which increase your own value as a person.
It is also helpful for people to visualize where they want to be in 2, 5, 10 years. Furthermore, this goal should be revisited and kept in mind with every career mood.
Although I disagree with Brandon’s implied definition of success, it is all semantics. The point is that you should define what success means for you and not let others define it for you.