10 Practices for Good Success
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You’ve probably heard the saying “practice makes perfect” a million times before. But what does that mean? And how can you apply it to your life to help you find success?
This article will explore 10 different practices that have been proven to lead to success in any area of life, whether it’s professional or personal.
1. Begin with God
There is no success without God. He has to be carried along in all endeavours, for with Him comes guidance, protection, and strength. Further reading: 1 Corinthians 10:13; Proverbs 20:24.
2. Define what success means to you
It's important to have a clear idea of what success looks like on a subjective basis. For some people, it may be achieving a certain goal, such as becoming wealthy or getting a promotion. For others, it may be more personal, such as feeling happy and fulfilled in life. Whatever it is, one thing is certain, you will have a clear goal in mind.
3. Set realistic goals
If your goals are too unrealistic, you're likely to get discouraged and give up. On the other hand, if your goals are too easy, you'll quickly become bored and unfulfilled. Find a balance by setting goals that challenge you but are still achievable.
4. Persevere through setbacks
Setbacks are inevitable on the road to success. What matters is continuity. Keep going—against all odds. Success does not happen overnight. It takes time, dedication, and hard work. So, be patient and don't get discouraged if you don't reach your goals immediately.
5. Get organized and make a plan
A plan will help you stay on track. Write down what you need to do each day, week, and month to reach your goals. Then, make sure to follow through with your plan because no matter how well you plan or how realistic your goals are, you won't achieve anything if you don't take action. So, once you have your plan and goals in place, start taking action towards them. Don't wait around for things to happen - make them happen.
6. Surround yourself with positive people
Positive people will provide you with all the support and encouragement when you need it. The energy you surround yourself with matters. Make it a point of interest to always surround yourself with people you would learn valuable lessons of life from; people who would guide you and act as a backbone when the need arises.
7. Be flexible and adaptable
The truth is, things are always going to change, and so there's the need to be able to adjust your plans accordingly. This means being open-minded and willing to try new things.
8. Always learn and continue to grow
If you want to be successful in life, you must never stop learning. You should always be looking for ways to grow and improve yourself. There are several ways you can do this. You can read books, take classes, and listen to podcasts. You can also find a mentor who can help guide you and give you advice.
9. Give back and help others
When you give back, you are not only making a difference in someone else's life, but you are also building goodwill. Goodwill is essential for success because it creates opportunities. People are more likely to help those who have helped them in the past. So, by giving back, you are opening the door to future opportunities.
10. Enjoy the journey
Enjoy the process of working towards your goals and don't get too caught up in the result.
by Bobbybryan Uzoma Published
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