The Staircase to Success

Success Is Not a Doorway, It’s a Staircase –Dottie Walters, 1924~2007, American entrepreneur, speaker, author) What is it that we all want? Isn’t it success and happiness? So, it’s no surprise that a reader in Iran is interested in success. Arash (not his real name) is a 35-year-old married carpenter who wants to become extremely successful. That is, he wants …

Prerequisites For Success

You’ve reached this stage in life looking for more success. You’re not satisfied with yourself and you want change. Maybe your dream didn’t come true. You didn’t choose the events in your life. You had no choice but to accept whatever happened to you. But now it is time to start building a new life. What do you need to …

Sam Sits in on a Success Seminar

1. We Get What We Want Sam walked into the coffee shop, ordered coffee, and looked around. He saw his buddy, Zak, waiting for him at the usual place. You see, it was Thursday, 7 pm, and Sam and Zak meet each week at the same time and place. They get together to catch up on what is going on …

The Key to Success and Happiness Boils down to Attitude

Tony is a 21-year-old American, living in California, who makes the following comments: Q 1: “I have a real stale attitude. Life is tough right now and it’s hard for me to stay positive. I’ve lost friends, my girlfriend, my enthusiasm, and sense of humor, all because of my attitude towards things. Can you help?” A: Well, Tony, although you …

Do More of What Works and Less of What Doesn’t

“Doctor, doctor, you’ve got to help me. Every time I bang my head against the wall, it hurts.” “Well, stop banging your head against the wall!” Why do some people make life unnecessarily complex? It doesn’t require a PhD to get the most enjoyment from life; all that’s needed is a little common sense. If it hurts when you bang …

Positive Attitude is the Key to Success

“You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you”. – Brian Tracy When we observe our surroundings, the environment and the people living within and around us, we learn that the world is a difficult place …

The Formula for Failure and Success

by Jim Rohn (Excepted from the book The Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle by Jim Rohn) Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. We do not fail overnight. Failure is the inevitable result of an accumulation of poor thinking and poor choices. To put it more simply, failure is nothing more than a few errors in judgment repeated …

Success is Easy, but so is Neglect

by Jim Rohn People often ask me how I became successful in that six- year period of time while many of the people I knew did not. The answer is simple: The things I found to be easy to do, they found to be easy not to do. I found it easy to set the goals that could change my …

Traits of Successful People

Seven Character Traits of Successful People Chris Widener 1. They are hard working.There is no such thing as easy money. Success takes hard work and people who are willing to do it. 2. They are honest.Those who are successful long-term are the honest ones. Dishonest people may get the first sale, but honest people will get all the rest! 3. …