While every one is looking for success in life, some people lose sight or get lost along the road. Here are 8 tips guaranteed to achieve success. Taken from a TED video for Richard St. John.
1 ) Passion
Do it for Love not for Money and you will do it right. The funny thing is if you do it for love, the money comes anyways !
I’m driven by my passion .
Freeman Thomas, industrial designer for Porsche
2 ) Work
It all comes with hard work nothing comes easy. You gotta work, work and work hard.
It’s all hard work. Nothing comes easily. But I have a lot of fun.
Rupert Murdock, Big Cheese CEO.
3 ) Good
There is no magic in it, It only needs practice and more practice.
“To be successful put your nose down in something and get damn good at it.”
Alex Garden, game developer
4 ) Focus
Find one thing and put all your focus and energy on it.
I think it all has to do with focusing yourself to one thing.
Noram Jewison, filmmaker
5 ) Push
You gotta push your self through shyness or self doubts. no one knows yourself better than you, push it.
push yourself. Pyhsically, mentally, you gotta push, push, push.
David Gallo marine scientist.
It’s not always easy to push your self, That’s why there is something called a Mother.
6 ) Serve
Serve others a value, that’s usually how people get rich. Look at Google for example.
It was a privilege to serve as a doctor.
Sherwin Nuland, Professor of surgery
7 ) Ideas
Ideas comes systematically first then creativity. To come up with an idea you need to
- Be Curious
- Ask Questions
- Solve Problems
- Make Connections
I had an idea, founding the first micro-computer software company.
Bill Gates, Microsoft Co-founder.
8 ) Persist
You gotta persist through failure.
You gotta persist through CRAP which stands for
Persistence is the number one reason for our success.
Joe Kraus, Co-founder, Excite