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10 Habits of Successful People

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1. Organization

  • One of the most frequently mentioned habits of those who are successful in life is organization. Such organization includes planning as well as setting priorities and goals.

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2. Relaxation

  • Relaxing – by meditating or simply avoiding distractions – is another of the most-often mentioned habits of successful people.
  • Relaxation comes more easily to those who are organized.
  • In fact, one of the first steps toward achieving a meditative or ...

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3. Taking Action

  • Third on the list of habits of successful people is the inevitable “action” habit.
  • It is important to organize, to plan, and to set priorities, but without action, a plan is nothing more than potential.
  • Successful people ACT – quickly and...

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4. Personal Care

  • Personal care with regard to diet, exercise, and hygiene comes next on the list of habits of those who are successful.
  • For some, personal care involves a complex regimen and a highly disciplined lifestyle. For others, not so much.

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5. Positive Attitude

  • According to many successful people, having a positive attitude is not just a result of being successful – it’s one of the root causes of success.
  • Joel Brown refers to gratitude and positive self-talk as priorities in the lives of the ultra-succe...

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6. Networking

  • Successful people know the value of exchanging ideas with others through networking.
  • They also know the value of collaboration and teamwork – all of which are likely...

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7. Frugality

  • Frugality is a habit of being thrifty, with money and resources.
  • It is also a habit of being economical. Learning to be economical comes through avoiding waste, which automatically results in efficiency.
  • This is where

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8. Rising Early

  • Successful people are accustomed to rising early, and that habit appears repeatedly among those who do well in life.
  • The “Early Riser’s Club” has a huge membership among successful people - a few notable members include

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9. Sharing / Giving

  • Whether through donating to charity or the sharing of ideas, successful people have a habit of giving.
  • They know the value of sharing and most believe their success should result in something more than the accumulation of wealth for themselves

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10. Reading

  • It's important to note that successful people read.
  • While they also read for pleasure, most use their reading habit as a means to gain knowledge or insight.
  • For anyone who needs inspiration about the value and importance of...

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J. K. Rowling

“Read as much as you possibly can. Nothing will help you as much as reading.”

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Summary - Develop Success Driven Habits

  • Most people have habits – some are positive, some are not.
  • Successful people tend to have more of the kinds of habits that contribute to their success.
  • The good news, for those who wish to be successful, is that cultivating positive habi...

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