Josh Ellis

Josh Ellis
Josh Ellis is the editor in chief for SUCCESS magazine. Before joining SUCCESS in 2012, he was an accomplished digital and print sportswriter, working for the Dallas Cowboys Star magazine, the team’s gameday program, and Originally from Longview, Texas, he began writing for his hometown newspaper at 16.

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The Secret to Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Success

By Josh Ellis | December 26, 2017

Since Chip and Joanna Gaines became household names and the breakout stars of HGTV, there aren’t a lot of things this Waco, Texas couple has 100 per…

Mike Lewis on Planning for Your Big Jump

By Josh Ellis | December 14, 2017

This episode is sponsored by Gusto. Afraid to make the jump into something exciting but unknown? Learn tips for how to do it from Mike Lewis, the founder of global community When to Jump and author of When to Jump. Mike’s path into the unknown was different than most: He left a lucrative career at a…

Alan Alda on Learning to Relate to Communicate

By Josh Ellis | December 7, 2017

Seven-time Emmy Award winner and Academy nominee Alan Alda-known for his role on TV classic M*A*S*H wants to improve how we as people communicate. His recently released book, If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?, explores his journey to become a better communicator.

The New Year Is a Time to Revamp Your Life Into One You Love

By Josh Ellis | December 5, 2017

This is the The Renovation Issue.

Chip Gaines on Building a Strong Foundation

Chip Gaines on Building a Strong Foundation

By Josh Ellis | November 30, 2017

This episode is sponsored by Gusto. The risk is worth the reward is a motto that Chip Gaines, the co-host of HGTV’s wildly popular Fixer Upper, has always lived by. Gaines chats with SUCCESS Editor-in-Chief Josh Ellis about working together successfully with his wife, Joanna, and his experiences in business. The author of the newly…

What Happens When You Have Clarity on What You Want

By Josh Ellis | November 14, 2017

The topic of simplicity is near and dear to me. Having an eye for elegant solutions is a strength I aspire to.

Dan Buettner on the Happiness Blue Zones

By Josh Ellis | November 9, 2017

Blue zones are locations where people statistically live the longest. In this interview, SUCCESS editor-in-chief Josh Ellis and National Geographic fellow Buettner break down the three threads of happiness: pleasure, purpose and pride.

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You’ve Gotta Do the Work

By Josh Ellis | November 7, 2017

“You don”t just absorb all this stuff and magically become a new person. All you”ll have at the end of the day is a weird taste in books and an expensive habit that uses up your free time.” —Josh Ellis Related: Watch more powerful SUCCESS Live videos here Explore more SUCCESS Talks videos by topic on SUCCESS magazine”s YouTube Channel, featuring…

Lisa Bodell on Embracing Simplicity

By Josh Ellis | November 2, 2017

This episode is sponsored by FreshBooks. Simplify, minimize, organize—the terms seem straightforward, but what do they really mean? Lisa Bodell, founder and CEO of Futurethink, and author of Why Simple Wins, says people often confuse simplification with things like spring cleaning or organizing your desk. SUCCESS Editor-in-Chief Josh Ellis sits down with Bodell to discuss how…

Lewis Howes on the Masks We Wear

By Josh Ellis | October 19, 2017

What does it mean to be masculine? It’s a question Lewis Howes, lifestyle entrepreneur and New York Times best-selling author, began to think about when his outside success didn’t match what he felt on the inside. SUCCESS Editor-in-Chief Josh Ellis and Howes sit down to discuss his new book, The Mask of Masculinity: How Men Can Embrace Vulnerability, Create Strong Relationships, and Live Their Fullest Lives. Plus, listen in to hear Howes’ own journey of rediscovering himself and building stronger relationships in his life.