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‘The world is a place capable of delivering anything you truly desire – IF you choose to see it that way.’- Jonathan @wantingmoreltd on Twitter   

Being successful is the ultimate goal that we have in life. As we mature, we want to have our own families, grow our careers and follow our dreams. We also want to become successful human beings with prosperous lifestyles. However, how do we reach this success? Is it possible to attain a substantial level of success and maintain it?

Firstly, let us define what being successful means. Success translates as growing to your full potential as a professional and building a thriving career. Alternatively, it can mean finding your purpose and passion and following your dreams. It also means having a healthy mental attitude that will attract more success and a desire to evolve. Success entails being able to overcome challenges and implement solutions that will take you to the top.

Phew! Sounds like a lot to achieve right? But with the right mindset and values, you can accomplish success. Luckily, there are loads of resources that you can make use of to position yourself for success. Let us study the habits and principles that successful people live by. Surely, we can learn a thing or two from their beliefs and way of life.

Be Adamant about Seeking Knowledge and Growing your Skills

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Wealth, if you use it, comes to an end; learning, if you use it, increases.” ~ Swahili proverb

People who are successful love the pursuit of knowledge and they are always receptive to learning more. If you would like to enjoy greater success, you have to develop a culture of constantly learning and evolving. In this way, learning becomes a lifelong investment that you will always be thankful for. The pursuit of knowledge inspires ideas and gives you more strategies for success.

As experienced as you might be in your career, acquiring new skills can set you up for greater success. When you study a course, it is a chance to learn something new and add value to your career.

‘Equip yourself with as much knowledge as possible! Your current skillset will not be adequate to carry you through the next 30 years.’- Sizwe Dhlomo on Twitter  

Learning is also valuable in equipping you to be savvy and remain relevant as a professional. With trends evolving in business all the time, the need for new skills and abilities is essential. When you gain expertise from training, you are able to bring more to the table in terms of business and increase your skills.

Use Failure to Advance your Growth

‘Realise that there are no such things as failures – just results. Whatever the result it’s an opportunity to #learn.’- Johnathan‏ @wantingmoreltd on Twitter   

Realising that failure is a part of the journey will help you change your view about failing. When you see failure as a lesson, you grow and change your approach. When you choose to see the positives from your failures, you do better and you improve.

You have to know how to overcome career obstacles when you encounter let-downs. Yes, it can be discouraging when you do not get the results you are hoping for, but you have to prepare for any outcome. When you fail, you have an opportunity to improve your tactics.

Don’t lose your Unique Ability and Authenticity

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There are so many reasons why authenticity is important for your personal development. As much as learning is a massive part of being successful, it is important to keep your originality. Staying true to yourself is important when you are building your professional brand. Your unique flair is what creates a dynamic impact in the organisation you are in. If you are working on a project, your distinct touch makes it unique.

As a professional, to rely on your strengths, you first need to discover what they are. When you know your strong points and what makes you unique, you can leverage this power for success. Employers are not just looking at skills that a professional has but the diversity the individual brings. Every individual plays a dynamic role in uplifting the business through his or her ability and personality.

Have a Healthy Support Structure

To become successful you need to have a support structure that you can rely on. This can be support from your family, your team at work in business or professional connections etc. This support is essential to cheer you up during tough times and to applaud you when you achieve milestones.

You have to surround yourself with people who support your vision and want to see you rise to the top. Having these people in your life will give you the enthusiasm and courage that you need to seek success. The sustenance that you will gain from your support structure keeps you motivated to reach your milestones.

Have the Right Mindset for Success

‘Consume the fact that, success is not about, where you are, it’s about how you are!

Let this be your, guiding spirit, to lead you where you truly deserve to be.’- Live out loud‏ @drumamehta on Twitter  

Simply wishing to be successful is not enough to make you reach the top. You have to have adequate self-belief and enthusiasm to reach your goals.

Setting powerful goals for yourself can help you achieve phenomenal success. This becomes possible when you have a positive outlook and define the goals that you aspire to accomplish. When you love what you do, it becomes easier to stay eager for the win.

To keep your desire burning, you need to meditate on winning. You can achieve this by exposing yourself to resources that will inspire you and keep you mentally focused.


When you believe in your hustle and apply these principles, achieving success is inevitable.


About the Author: Khanyie Dlamini
Content Creator at Educor Holdings

As a writer in the education sector I am passionate about nurturing people in their careers, wellness and personal growth. I focus on a variety of illuminating topics that are helpful to people’s growth and success. I hope to inspire people to feel motivated to live up to their full potential and know they can have an optimistic and prosperous life. My intention is to contribute to an empowered nation that makes great choices and positive change.

Personally I enjoy the world of fashion and keeping up with the trends. I have great interest in digital trends and the impact of social media in today’s world. I enjoy learning from other creative people. I value having purposeful relationships with people who have great visions that align with my own.


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