In order to become successful, there are quite a few habits that we must follow. And here are twelve of them.

In order to become successful, there are quite a few habits that we must follow. The entrepreneurship journey can be a very hard and lonely road.  And so, staying on track and maintaining balance becomes very hard to do. So I asked myself, how do successful people do it, and why does it look so easy?

As it turns out, successful people are not that different from us. They just see things a bit differently. In what way, you asked?

Let’s take a look at “12 things successful people do differently”

#1  They create and pursue focused goals.

#2  They take decisive and immediate action.

#3  They focus on Being productive, not being busy.

#4  They make logical, informed decisions.

#5. They avoid the trap of trying to make things perfect.

#6  They work outside of their comfort zone.

#7  They keep things simple.

#8  They focus on making small, continuous improvements.

#9  They measure and track their progress.

#10  They maintain a positive attitude as they learn from mistakes.

#11  They spend time with motivational people.

#12  They maintain balance in their life.

And here’s the graphic. Be sure to PIN it, PRINT it and put on your wall. It’s a great way to remember what you’re trying to accomplish. It can also be a motivator to get you through the day.

12 Things Successful People Do Differently


“Nine Things Successful People Do Differently” – by Heidi Grant Halvorson, via Forbes

#1  Get Specific.

#2  Seize the Moment to Act on Your Goals.

#3  Know Exactly How Far You Have Left To Go.

#4   Be a Realistic Optimist.

#5   Focus on Getting Better, Rather than Being Good.

#6   Have Grit.

#7   Build Your Willpower Muscle.

#8   Don’t Tempt Fate.

#9   Focus on What You Will Do, Not What You Won’t Do.

Heidi also wrote the Book “Nine Things Successful People Do Differently” you can read more about it in this article she wrote for Forbes magazine.