We all start out in life as being quite ordinary and many remain that way. The few who have become extraordinary have these qualities (no specific order): To read each quality in full click here for the 30 Qualities of Highly Successful People by Embrace Possibility Blog
ARTICLES FOR ORDINARY PEOPLE WHO WANT TO BE EXTRAORDINARY
1. Definite Aim, Vision and Purpose
2. Expertise and Excellence
3. Focused – People who experience success know how to concentrate.
4. Positive Attitude and Perseverance – Extraordinary people have realistic optimism.
6. Masters of Time – Successful people are successful because they get a lot done.
7. Strong Communicators
8. Brave – We’ve all heard the phrase “No risk. No reward.” but how many of us really take the risk necessary to get the reward we want?
9. Givers – Successful people are generous givers.
10. High Self-Esteem – Extraordinary people believe they deserve their success and know that they can do anything they set their mind to.
11. Action Oriented – We all know of people who have potential or talk a big game but accomplishes nothing. encourage you to check out some practical ways to stop procrastinating.
12. Confident – This is what helps successful people take action
13. Readers – Most if not all successful people like to read.
14. Trusts Intuition – People who succeed in life trust their “gut”.
15. Curious and Embraces Possibility
16. Self Acceptance – Polonius had it exactly right when he said “To thine own self be true“. .
17. Big Dreams – I have yet to read a biography of a successful person who didn’t have grand dreams for what they would accomplish. Sir Richard Branson, Walt Disney and Sam Walton all had big dreams and for the most part achieved more than they originally imagined.
18. Well Rounded and Balanced – Truly successful people strive to be successful in all aspects of their lives. They live healthy lives, become financially independent, nurture meaningful relationships, develop personal mastery and accomplish their professional goals.
19. Excellent Network – Successful people understand the importance of relationships and how it is one of the most important factors in achieving your goals.
20. Enthusiastic – A sure sign of someone extraordinary is the enthusiasm they have about their passion and their life.
21. Admits Mistakes – There are two things you can do to guarantee that you will NOT be successful in the future: Blaming Others and Making Excuses.
22. Mindset of Abundance
23. Good Character
24. Great Company – Surround yourself with people living the life you want to live and adopt their beliefs and habits.
25. Listener – Everyone wants to be a great speaker but how many people strive to be excellent listeners.
26. Self Control – Successful people rarely lose control.
27. Prepared – Extraordinary people are always prepared.
28. Choice – People who are successful are in control. They know they ALWAYS have a choice.
29. Self Reliant – Successful people rely on themselves.
30. Energy Conscious – Those who become great understand that successfully managing their energy is just as important if not more so than managing their time