Connect with us

Success Advice

5 Stand Out Qualities of Super Successful People

Published

on

Paul Scolardi Multi Millionaire Stock Trader

On the battlefield to success, you will experience your ups and downs, the game will throw some curve balls your way, and the truth is, most people won’t put in the work to make sure they’re fit and ready for the challenges ahead.

But what if you could learn and put into practice; the qualities of someone who has already achieved huge success?

Would that change everything for you?

Here is a Self Made Millionaire’s view on the 5 stand out qualities of the super successful.

 

1. They Get Up Early

Having the discipline to get up early sets you up for success and productivity each day. Sleeping in late or getting up just in time for your responsibilities creates a sense of panic and doesn’t leave time to prepare and respond to contingencies.

Rising early allows me to get ahead of the game, and of course get more work done. I get up 3-5am every weekday to research stocks for that day and prepare lessons for my students. This way when the stock market opens I can react to new developments as well as have a list of stocks to watch heading into the trading day.

 

2. They Overcome and Learn From Failures and Adversity

Anyone can be happy and positive when things are going how you want them and you are succeeding. It is how one responds to adversity and failure that really defines a strong character. Successful people learn the lessons from failure and let it make them stronger.

They do not wallow in lost confidence forever. Growing up learning stocks I lost all my money a few times and it was absolutely devastating. I always had the talent to find winning stocks but lacked the discipline to trade them. Instead of quitting, I devised a strategy with rules from my failures (as well as successes) that has propelled me to grow, compound, and retain my wealth as a self made millionaire as well helping many others on the path to be self made millionaires.

 

3. They Are Not Influenced By The Fact That Not Everyone Will Like Them Or Believe In Them

Not everyone in the world will like you or believe in you. That is a fact. Many people naturally want everyone to like them and believe in them. Once you accept this is not going to happen the better.   In our age of social media our detractors can be magnified, mean, and even slanderous.

While I always look for truth and things I can change even from my harshest critics, I also realize they have zero impact on my ability to be productive and successful. And reach my goals Even though I am tempted to react, I realize that time spent on my critics is time wasted. They do motivate me to want to work harder.

The best way to silence critics is with success.

 

successful people quote
 

4. They Work Hard

We live in an age where many people have the fast food mentality on life – “I want what I want fast and with little cost”.

I believe anything that has value will take effort to achieve.

I often have to make choices about putting more time into stock research and teaching than other recreational things I would rather do. Work / Life balance is important but it is not an excuse to not work hard.

I can’t tell you how many people approach me asking to learn to trade stocks. After I give them some information to read and tell them I will quiz them when done I never hear back from 95% of them.

Many people want the success but don’t want to put in the work or sacrifice to get there.

 

5. They Exercise Regularly

Exercising is a discipline. It takes pushing oneself to get to the gym when there are so many distractions and sometimes lack of motivation. I find that exercising improves not only my health but gives me a positive, confident mindset.

If I am being disciplined with exercising and my diet, it spurs me to de disciplined in other areas in life. I challenge myself to apply the same drive to making money to getting and staying in shape.

 

Paul Scolardi is a millionaire stock trader, financial educator and the CEO of Super Trades LLC. Widely known as the “Superman of Stocks” on Twitter, Scolardi is known for his preternatural ability to spot momentum before it appears on nearly any other radar. His twitter handle @super_trades was named one of The Top Ten Traders to Follow on Twitter. Visit him at http://www.super-trades.com

Advertisement
7 Comments

7 Comments

  1. Harry

    May 3, 2015 at 8:03 am

    All good until he keeps mentioning research into stocks. True wealth gets others to do this. Does Trump answer phone enquiries?

  2. newton emase

    Apr 20, 2015 at 8:56 am

    Very inspiring and motivation, all the steps are easy ,I strive to be the person I have through picture in my mind

  3. Danilo

    Feb 7, 2015 at 10:42 am

    It’s amazing post 🙂 Moreover all successful people place themselves ambitious goals and strive to achieve them 🙂

  4. Aly Shah

    Feb 7, 2015 at 9:53 am

    Good article just wanted to make a addition, I truly believe the number 1 quality of successful people is that they are very careful about how they spend their time. Life is made up of time and how you spend it make all the difference in living your dream or not.

  5. Tim Denning

    Feb 6, 2015 at 11:32 pm

    Love the photo Paul. The number one quality for me is to learn from failure. Everyone is human and everyone will fail. It’s whether you see it as a lesson or not which will determine if you get the benefit from it.

  6. @JLF_420

    Feb 6, 2015 at 7:45 pm

    Hell yeah,
    Sounds like I’m about to successful.

  7. Jeff Schultz

    Feb 6, 2015 at 7:22 pm

    I would lift weights, but they are too heavy. Everything else on the list I am up for.

    Jeff

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Success Advice

Here’s How to Achieve the Success You So Desperately Crave

Published

on

how to achieve success
Image Credit: Unsplash

Have you ever wondered what separates successful and unsuccessful people? Many people say success is relative. It may mean one thing to you and something else to the next person. Getting a hold of what defines success for you is an important step toward achieving it. Nobody wants to go through life having not achieved anything they truly desired. (more…)

Continue Reading

Success Advice

7 Simple Habits That Will Make You More Successful

Published

on

successful habits
Image Credit: Unsplash

One of the first rules of success is to have good habits. Do you want to live your life to its fullest? It won’t happen if you just write and rewrite your goals. You have to develop new habits. Start today! (more…)

Continue Reading

Success Advice

5 Simple Rules to Achieve Excellence in Your Professional Life

Published

on

how to achieve excellence

Beginning a journey towards achieving personal excellence requires courage, while continuing that journey is even more difficult. The difference between a winner and a loser can be easily determined by how bold an individual is in making decisions. Whereas the people that are stuck in between what to do and what not to do, high performers immediately take actions towards their goals. (more…)

Continue Reading

Success Advice

Consistency: The Key Ingredient to Your Success

Published

on

consistency

It always seems to happen the same way. You start a new habit. It’s a great habit. It’s making your day better. In fact, it seems like it will improve your life. If only you could remain consistent. Consistency is the thing that stands between us and achieving the goals we talk about wanting so much. (more…)

Continue Reading

Trending