10 Success Hacks To Help You Make More Money and Rise Up Quicker - Karen Salmansohn

10 Success Hacks To Help You Make More Money and Rise Up Quicker

Note: This essay is written in collaboration with Joel Miller.

Success is something that we all strive for in life. There are plenty of processes behind achieving more success – which truly work. It is important to focus on these proven success principles as much as possible.

When you take time to assess your life, and the direction you are going, it means you are committed to achieving the success you really want. Below are are 10 of the most important success hacks to help you reach your goals. Check out these stunning ideas, and use them to help improve the decisions you make.

1. Be a Happier Person

One of the first things to think about when it comes to improving your success in life is to try to make sure you are a happier and more positive person. This means staying committed to managing negative beliefs, fears, and worries. Being a happier person is important because it helps you perform better in the present – plus helps you optimistically keep your eyes alert to opportunities in your future. 

2. Improve Your Overall Attitude About Life

It is so important to think about the way you approach your life and particular situations – aka obstacles, disappointments, and redirections.

Embracing a positive and healthy mental attitude is something you need to make an ongoing part of your life.

So, this means potentially thinking about how you can change your approach and mentality about dealing with life’s disappointments and detours – create better energy and a more productive focus to propel you to greater success.

3. Follow Your Dreams

We all have our unique aspirations and passions. It is important to follow your heart and do work which is the right fit for you. (Here’s a quick quiz to help you get in better touch with your dreams.) 

When you fulfill your personal passions, you give your life more purpose and get to enjoy a deeper sense of achievement and a more rewarding feeling of accomplishment. If you feel scared to pursue your dreams, simply start off with small steps and modest goals – so you don’t feel overwhelmed by the road ahead. 

4. Boost Your Opportunities

Another thing you need to look at if you want to become successful is how you can proactively create more opportunities for yourself. This is something you need to look closely at because it is going to help you a lot.

There are so many more options around nowadays because of how much the internet has developed and evolved in recent times.

For instance, you can find out so much more information at just the click of a button nowadays. You may also be able to get an MBA degree online and improve your chances of employment, as well as furthering your skills and education.

5. Start a Business

If you want to be more successful these days, it is sometimes helps to take matters into your own hands – and personally seize control of your own destiny by starting your own business. Becoming an entrepreneur is something that has become so accessible these days – that pretty much anyone with a laptop, an idea, and an internet connection can start their own company. 

6. Move House

Sometimes the biggest boost for success is to move to another location and make new roots there which will grow bigger rewards – and maybe even grow the size of the home you live in. Perhaps you have been planning to move for a while – but unsure about how to buy a home for the first time – or unsure about the pros vs cons of buying a place that is larger. Moving house is a big step, but it is also something that can bring you a lot more success and opportunities in your life these days as well.

7. Make a New Friend

As you get older, it feels as though it becomes much harder to be more sociable and grow your social circle. But, you might actually be surprised by how much of a positive impact spending time with friends can have on your life.  Studies show enjoying deep friendships helps you be far happier – and more even live longer.  Studies also report that it is important you connect with friends outside of social media. Plus, it is very rewarding both emotionally and monetarily to go to networking events – and make new friends who share similar work passions.

8. Keep Fit Physically

If you want to have more opportunities and improve every aspect of your life, you need to make sure you keep fit and active. You can’t be a couch potato! There are so many different options that will help you to keep fitter. You may consider joining the gym or going for long walks. If you do like walking, studies report it helps if you walk in a brisk way! Staying active is absolutely crucial not only for your health but also for your emotional and mental well-being.

9. Eat Healthy

If you want to be successful, you must make sure you eat foods which nourish you and give you energy, clarity, and a sense of calm. For example, eating foods which are bad for your gut can be problematic for both your clarity of mind and mood.  Plus it’s helpful for your brain and energy to keep a highly alkaline diet.

10. Be More Zen

Sometimes, you just have to remember to let things go.

It can be difficult to achieve this, but being more zen is important for the future.

There are a lot of elements that play a role in helping you with this. It is essential to make sure you don’t dwell on things too much.

If want greater success, you need to live a less stressful life.

 It helps if you take up yoga or start meditating regularly.

Note: This essay is written in collaboration with Joel Miller.

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Karen Salmansohn (Founder)

Hi I’m Karen Salmansohn, founder of NotSalmon. My mission is to offer you easy-to-understand insights and tools to empower you to bloom into your happiest, highest potential self. I use playful analogies, feisty humor, and stylish graphics to distill big ideas – going as far back as ancient wisdom from Aristotle, Buddhism and Darwin to the latest research studies from Cognitive Therapy, Neuro Linquistic Programming, Neuroscience, Positive Psychology, Quantum Physics, Nutritional Studies – and then some.

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