Mel Robbins on Changing Your Life in 5 Seconds

By Michael Garrett / April 7, 2016 /

Did you know it takes only five second to change your life? Serial entrepreneur, business coach, speaker, author, and award-winning radio and TV show host Mel Robbins speaks often about the concept of the Five-Second Rule. She’s a frequent CNN Commentator; her public TED Talk, “How to Stop Screwing Yourself Over,” has 5 million views and growing; and she wrote the book Stop Saying You’re Fine. Robbins travels the world empowering people to improve their lives. How? By closing the gap between knowing what needs to be done and actually doing it. In this interview, Shelby Skrhak, SUCCESS.com’s director of digital content, digs into the concept of taking action.

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Kevin O’Leary on Being Able to Handle the Truth

By Michael Garrett / March 10, 2016 /

Millionaire entrepreneur Kevin O’Leary is known for his ruthless and outspoken opinions on ABC’s entrepreneurial reality show Shark Tank. Known as “Mr. Wonderful” to viewers, O’Leary’s success story started where most do—with a simple idea. From his basement, he launched Softkey, an education software company, and later sold it for a whopping $3.7 billion. True…

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Kendra Scott on Building a Family Friendly Business

By Michael Garrett / March 3, 2016 /

Fashion is a business where success is as fleeting as the newest fad. Yet, Kendra Scott, who started her jewelry business with $500 and a spare bedroom, has taken the industry by storm. SUCCESS staffer Paige Dungan sat down witih Scott to discuss how she keeps family and philanthropy at the center of her multimillion-dollar company.

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Jimmie Johnson on Steering a Team and a Career to Success

By Michael Garrett / February 4, 2016 /

Jimmie Johnson knows that success isn’t just a one-person show. The six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion relies on each member of his team to play a vital role. Johnson talks with SUCCESS magazine about speed, growth and the importance of ­teamwork.

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Lori Greiner on Being a Hero Not a Zero

By Michael Garrett / January 14, 2016 /

 Lori Greiner is “the warm-blooded shark” on the hit ABC show Shark Tank. A prolific inventor of retail products, Greiner built her empire from the ground up through old-fashioned elbow grease and willpower. Greiner spreads her knowledge by investing in entrepreneurs whom she sees as potential heroes.

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Joel Osteen on Fulfilling Your Purpose

By Michael Garrett / January 7, 2016 /

“Your life follows your thoughts.” These are the words of Joel Osteen, pastor of Lakewood Church in Houston. In his interview with SUCCESS Editor-in-chief Josh Ellis, Osteen shares an array of motivation and inspirational thoughts. 

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Jim Rohn’s Foundations for Success

By Michael Garrett / December 10, 2015 /

In this “Foundations for Success” clip from the SUCCESS archive, Jim Rohn discusses how the changing seasons is like our changing lives. “If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you: Not much.” 

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Sara Blakely on Factoring in Think Time

By Michael Garrett / December 3, 2015 /

Spanx founder Sara Blakely didn’t know the first thing about the pantyhose industry when she launched her company. She had only her gut, fueled by years of personal development. Hear how she factors “think time” into her day.

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Marie Forleo on Diving in Head First

By Jessica Krampe / November 10, 2015 /

Marie Forleo is a New Jersey girl with nothing more than passion, a laptop and a dream. Turns out, that’s just what she needed to build a multimillion-dollar socially conscious empire. In her time with former SUCCESS Publisher Darren Hardy, Forleo tells the story of her personal-development journey and what anyone can do to make the world a better place through a business or as an individual.

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Robert Herjavec on Looking for Opportunity

By Jessica Krampe / November 10, 2015 /

“Today we do what others won’t so that tomorrow we can accomplish what others can’t.” These are the words of Robert Herjavec, one of North America’s most recognizable business leaders and an investor on the Emmy Award-winning ABC hit Shark Tank. Rising from humble beginnings, Herjavec exemplifies the power of entrepreneurship and shares motivational business advice with the entrepreneurs he mentors through his books and now SUCCESS.

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