What are the Paths to Success?
12 Paths to success have been outlined below:
You Must Work:
This is a major one compared to other paths to success. There is no substitute for work. If you want to be the kind of success you dream of, you must put in the work.
Ask for help:
Being proud or ashamed to ask for help will not help you. Swallow your pride and ask for help whenever you are stuck on something. It makes your road easier and makes your path to success smoother.
No man is an island. You will need connections to help you on your way to success and this means you need to build strong professional and personal relationships.
Know your Worth:
Don’t let anybody take you for granted. Know your worth and never allow yourself to be cheated.
Don’t Assume Anything:
Assumption is the least form of knowledge. if you are not sure of something, ask. It doesn’t hurt to ask questions.
Recognize that “No” is not a rejection:
Many people, as soon as they hear the word ‘NO’, give up. if you give up anytime someone tells you No, you may never reach the heights you want for yourself. So if it is something you want really bad, never accept ‘No’ for an answer. Find a way.
Stop comparing yourself to others:
Comparisons bring unhappiness to a person. The only person you can compare yourself with is you.
Focus on being the best version of yourself
Try to improve on yourself everyday. Make sure that the person you are today is better than the person you were yesterday.
Learn how to talk the talk of success:
Successful people think and talk in certain ways. Learn those ways and begin to think and talk like the successful people in your industry.
Surround yourself with people who have accomplished their dreams:
If you hang out with people that have no dreams, you too in no time, will kill all your dreams and meander about vision-less.
Surround yourself with those that are motivated and accomplish their dreams all the time. They will influence you and you too will in no time, become successful.
Be brutally and completely honest with yourself:
Many people sugar coat their realities and cannot see main situation. I must be honest here, I have sugar-coated my reality many times before and once in a while I find myself back in my dream state of sugar-coating reality.
If you sugar-coat your reality you many never leave your current situation. Be brutally honest with yourself and see how you are currently living. Is it ideal or do you want to change realities?
When you are brutally honest with yourself you can then see clearly how your life is and can start planning to change it for the better.
No more excuses:
Excuses kill dreams. Rid yourself of all your excuses and get to work to make your life better.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and 90 percent what you do about what happens to you.