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I interviewed 21 self-made billionaires about their secrets to wealth and success-here's what I learned

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I interviewed 21 self-made billionaires about their secrets to wealth and success-here's what I learned
There are billions of people in the world, and only a tiny fraction of billionaires. These are the people who have created phenomenally successful businesses and changed the world in significant ways. What's their secret to achieving such impressive accomplishments? What are their belief systems? What gives them the energy to pursue ambitious goals?

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Practice Discipline

Billionaires are often highly disciplined and set extraordinarily high standards for themselves and the people around them. Of course, they have lazy and unmotivated days but they don’t allow thems...

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Commit To Routines

Routines and rituals are sets of habits that, when practiced consistently, lead to profound, long-term results. Most billionaire routines start early in the day and include exercising, reading and ...

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Contemplate

Billionaires love setting aside alone time. .. To think. They might do this by meditating or some other relaxing activity they enjoy.

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Read

Many billionaires are avid readers of a wide range of topics from fiction and nonfiction.

Keep a priority list of titles based on your interests or recommendations from mentors — anything tha...

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Take Care Of Your Health

Billionaires maintain their health by exercising regularly. They also often practice meditation or stick to a nutritious diet.

Many incorporate their favorite sports into their workout regime...

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Wake Up Early

Most billionaires wake-up around 5:30 a. m. Waking up early gives you more time to think in silence, work undisturbed and mentally prepare for the day.

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The Elixir of Life

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  • Use your bed is for sleep and sex only.
  • Don't lie awake for more than 20 minutes on the bed, and if you can't sleep, get up and try to do some calming activity like folding laundry.

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