The Secret to Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Success

By Josh Ellis / December 26, 2017 / 0 Comments

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 have 100 percent control of. “I’m a firm believer that the only thing I can control on a daily basis is my attitude,” Chip tells SUCCESS editor-in-chief Josh Ellis for the…

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5 Steps to Set and Achieve Bold Goals

By Margie Warrell / December 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

You’ve heard the saying, and it’s well known for a reason: If your goals aren’t big enough that they inspire the socks off you (even if they simultaneously leave your knees shaking), then you’re going to be hard pressed to stay the course over the long term to make them a reality. Related: 7 Ways…

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5 Startup Tips From a Musical Entrepreneur

By Joseph Mazzarini / December 12, 2017 / 0 Comments

Steven Dourmashkin has learned a thing or two about launching a successful startup. Specdrums, the musical app-based technology which Dourmashkin co-founded, raised over 12 times its initial Kickstarter goal and won Red Bull’s 2017 Launchpad competition. Here, the Specdrums CEO shares the five most important lessons he learned along the musical road to success. 1.…

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Why It’s Time to Stop Making Excuses for What’s Not Working

By Margie Warrell / December 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

I’m too old. I’m too busy. I’m too broke. I don’t know how. Listen to the excuses of truly successful people and one thing will stand out: They don’t make any. Rather, they own their choices and take full responsibility for the results they create, what they do and what they don’t. Related: These 3…

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This Is What’s Holding You Back From Brilliance

By Simon T. Bailey / December 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

Color within the lines. Sit down. Give it back. On the SUCCESS Live stage in Long Beach, Simon T. Baily recalls the typical upbringing. He describes a time of discipline that prepares children to enter society successfully, to assimilate along a well-worn path. At this point in life, there are a lot of no’s, with…

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Video: Chip and Joanna Gaines’ SUCCESS Cover Shoot

By SUCCESS Staff / December 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

SUCCESS partnered with Chip and Joanna Gaines for the January cover of SUCCESS magazine, and it’s on newsstands today! Go behind the scenes of the photo shoot to see them in action, caring for their farm animals and each other, and motivating us all to never give up.   Photo by Jonathan Zizzo

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How Jennifer Hyman is Selling Confidence, One Outfit at a Time

By Shelby Skrhak / November 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

Why can’t we have clothing that we only wear once? This is the question Jennifer Hyman, CEO and co-founder of Rent the Runway, asked herself when forming her innovative retail business. At Rent the Runway, you don’t own your purchase—you rent clothing for a limited amount of time and give it right back. Instead of…

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How ‘Unlearning’ Can Prepare You for the Future

By Margie Warrell / November 24, 2017 / 0 Comments

“Everything that can be invented already has been invented.” –Charles H. Duell, Director of U.S. Patents, 1899 “Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote.” –Former President Grover Cleveland, 1905 “Heavier-than-air flying machines are impossible.” –Lord Kelvin, President of the England Royal Society, 1885 Needless to say, time has proven these statements to be…

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Following Your Dreams Isn’t Foolish

By Brendon Burchard / November 17, 2017 / 0 Comments

Sometimes your dreams for living a great life and having more personal freedom can seem so far away. Yet, no matter where you are on the path, never let your small beginnings make you small-minded. When people express that your ambitions are impossible, keep going. When your dreams don’t come true instantaneously, remember it is…

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5 Times to Trust Your Gut

By Margie Warrell / November 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

  “Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.” —Steve Jobs   A quirky urge. A queasy feeling in your gut. A subtle sense of foreboding or a quiet whisper, “This feels right.” I’m sure you’ve had those intuitive whispers…

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