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It’s simple: If you want to live an exceptional life, you can’t behave like everyone else.

It’s simple: If you want to live an exceptional life, you can’t behave like everyone else.

Everybody has their own definition of success. And most people probably would like to live an above-average life . But the reality is that the vast majority of people never do. Most people live ordinary, mediocre existences.

Hundreds of highly successful executives have shared with me the daily habits they say have helped them get ahead. And it's not rocket science. It's little things, like choosing to get up every day at 4 a.m. and exercise, or making meditation a ritual, or getting serious about to-do lists.

Here are a few other simple life choices you can make to radically alter your life.

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Stop Watching TV

Maybe you binge watch Netflix or the latest blockbuster series saved on your DVR. Or perhaps a couple hours of regular TV helps you unwind every night. Imagine what would happen if you used those many hours a week to take a night class, habitually go to the gym, or get busy

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Take Risks

Highly successful people are not afraid to fail because they know that when they do, they'll learn a lesson and get better. And they say "yes," even when doing so might be scary. In fact,

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Stop Blaming Others or Your Fate

People who have what psychologists call an "internal locus of control " attribute their success to their own hard work or abilities. They also are more successful in life. When you believe you alone are resp...

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Stop Drinking Alcohol

If enjoying a cocktail or two after work is a habit, take a minute to reflect on what you're actually doing while imbibing. Are you getting anything done? And how much time do you spend drinking? Try giving up booze for 30 days. Instead of engaging in this time-suck, how would your life be differ...

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