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Successful People

Updated 02/28/2017

 suc·cess
  səkˈses/
  noun
  1. the accomplishment of an aim or purpose.
    "the president had some success in restoring confidence"
    synonyms:favorable outcome, successfulness, successful result, triumph
    "the success of the scheme"

Also see Exception Leaders under TIPS

12 Habits of Genuine People  |  Forbes, Dr Travis Bradberry                                                                              05/10/2016
There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ)
is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a
million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.


5 Pitfalls to Avoid When Getting a New Job  |  Forbes, Ashley Stahl                                                             12/26/2016
I once had a client, Ann, who came to me in a panic right after starting a new job.
Prior to our initial meeting, the company had been aggressively recruiting her for
a position that sounded exciting. However, a few weeks after she accepted the job,
her hours, her work location, and title were not what she and the employer had
discussed during negotiations.


5 Signs You're Successful -- Whether You Know It Or Not  |  Forbes, Liz Ryan                                    02/11/2017
For years we clung to an outdated definition of career success.  In the old definition
of success, successful people were people who had "big" jobs and earned tons of
money.  Y
ou could tell the successful people apart from everybody else by their
clothes, their cars, their houses and other material things.  
Now we know better.

         5 Ways Successful People are Different from Anybody Else  |  Linkedin
           
 Five Ways Successful People Are Different From Everyone Else Here are five things that
         separate successful people from everybody else They value the dream they hold, rather
          than focusing on pleasing other people or hitting artificial yardsticks

5 Ways Successful People Say Thank You  |  Forbes [Video 0:53] 

7 Things Wildly Successful People Do Before 7:30 AM  |  Forbes                                                    

8 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Before 8 AM  |  Linkedin, Dr Travis Bradberry                02/21/2017

8 Things Successful People Do To Look Confident (Even When They Aren't) Confidence
is key to your career success. Here's how to exude confidence even when you might
not feel confident. 1. Make eye contact. 2. Shake hands like you mean it,

12 Habits of Genuine People  |  Forbes, Dr Travis Bradberry                                                                              05/10/2016
There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ)
is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a
million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.  People
with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than people with low EQs. Ninety percent
of top performers have high EQs, and a single-point increase in your EQ adds $1,300
to your salary. I could go on and on.

12 Habits That Set ULTRA Successful People Apart  |  Linkedin, Dr. Travis Bradberry                           06/21/2015
A study at Strayer University found that most people think success is about achieving
your personal goals.
Ultra successful people delight themselves by blowing their personal goals out of the
water. They succeed along many different dimensions of life—their friendships, their
physical and mental health, their families, and their jobs (which they are not only good
at but also enjoy).
 

13 things highly successful people do before they go to bed  |  Business Inside, Lindsay Dodgson  04/20/2017
It can be tough trying to fit everything into the day. Sometimes it can feel impossible
to get everything done in 24 hours, and, as a result, the thing many of us tend to cut
back on is sleep.








How to Spot a Toxic Culture Before You Take The Job  |  Forbes, Liz Ryan                                            12/21/2016
You have to pay close attention on a job interview, because if you get into the wrong
company you'll be stuck. You don't want to take a new job and then realize within a
few weeks that you have to start job-hunting again.


How to Keep Cool when You're Negotiating with Someone You Can't Stand  |  Forbes                12/27/2016 

Personality Traits of an Exceptionally Strong CMO  |  Forbes, Daniel Newman                                        12/27/2016