Here are a few traits that distinguish those heading towards success and those heading towards failure:
- Confidence: If you are confident in what you are doing and are sure that you’ll do it well, you are in the right direction. If you care too much about what people think and whether or not they approve of what you are doing, you won’t make it too far.
- Selectivity: If you give importance to what you see and only focus upon the important things, you will be successful. If you let minute things steal your focus and if you get distracted by everything out there, you will not.
- Commitment: You have to be committed to your goal. There will be obstacles and problems on your path but if you are able to overcome them yourself, you will see success. If you shy away from the problems or run for protection, you will fail to reach your goal.
- Awareness: Makers know that their behavior is important and impactful. They, thus, focus upon themselves. Others are more concerned about what others are doing.
- Courage: It takes a sensible and wise person to accept change and embrace it. If you have the courage to keep your head high in times of strife, you will make it through. If you don’t have the courage to face change, you won’t be able to survive.
- Responsibility: This is a given. You have to be responsible especially when problems break your door down. You have to find ways to solve the problem instead of hoping that others will solve the problem for you.
- Mastery: Makers will constantly work to master their skills and talents. Others tend to give up in the middle without mastering anything. They tend to be restless and keep trying new things. However, they barely ever see something through.
- Sacrifices: If you want to be successful, you should achieve your goal by any and all means. If you start looking for excuses you will never be able to do well.
If you are going in the wrong direction, it is time to reassess your traits for the better.
Certain characteristics define who you are and where you are heading.If your outlook towards life is positive and you are confident about what you do, you will head towards success. If there is negativity and you generally seek refuge behind excuses, you won’t make it far.
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