Welcome to another edition of Round ’em Up, where we slurp up the best of the Web and share it with you. Today’s topic is Habit Makeover. Have you wanted to start some new habits, but you’re not sure how? Maybe you don’t know which habits to adopt that will make the most impact! The fact is, a lot of successful people have certain habits in common, and if you can harness those habits for yourself then you just might see some more success in your future, too!
Let’s get started! Read on to find some great resources on successful habits and habit change:
– 99U advocates that instead of changing several habits at once, you should focus on one at a time. Though it may seem like a slower process, in this case slow and steady wins the race! By focusing on one habit at a time then you have a better chance of making that change, and sticking to it.
– Would you like to make more time in your day for the things that matter? How about waking up a little earlier? Jeff Goins demonstrates that waking up earlier can make a big impact on your whole day, and he’s got plenty of tips to make it an easier process for even the most seasoned night owls.
– Do you ever wonder how successful people got that way? Farnoosh of Prolific Living offers up 32 simple rules successful entrepreneurs live by. Among them? Failure is okay – fail big if you want to! Just don’t be so afraid to fail that you never try. Forbes has a list of 5 things successful people do before 8am. It comes as no big surprise, but exercise is definitely on that list. And if you’re curious, Mason Currey’s book, Daily Rituals, discusses all the strange and unusual things that successful people have done in order to achieve greatness. Read a review here.
We hope we’ve encouraged you to come up with some new and healthy habits in your life. What are your rituals for success? We’d love to hear them – share in the comments below!