Lolly Daskal

Are You a High Achiever?

Why do some people seem to achieve so much while others struggle to accomplish even their most conservative goals?

What is it about those high achievers that allows them to do things that others don’t?

It’s not a matter of luck. There are certain traits that high achievers display and when you make them a part of your life, you can begin to reach your aspirations, too.

First, high achievers don’t rely on luck. They are are willing to work to perfect their skills and to develop their talents. They realize that there’s no such thing as a “natural” and that achievement requires diligence.

Second, the most successful people don’t waste their time on things they don’t love. High achievers accomplish so much because they pour their energy into their passions.

Third, high achievers don’t let guilt and self-doubt stand in their way. They recognize that focusing on these negative feelings will only slow them down. They maintain a positive outlook toward themselves.

Fourth, they have plans. They don’t reach the pinnacle of success by stumbling into the right place at the right time. They create the right place and the right time with smart planning.

Fifth, those who post the most remarkable achievements aren’t afraid to seek help and advice from others. They understand that they’re just one of many people and that the world has a lot to offer to those who are willing to learn.

  • Are you a high achiever?
  • Do these traits show up in your every day life?

If they do, you’re on a fast-track to success. If they don’t, it’s time to change your thinking.
You can be a high achiever and one good way to start that journey is by learning from those who’ve already experienced success.