Analyst Richard St. John has spent more than a decade researching what makes people successful. This is what he found that leads to success.
1. Passion--Do what you love. The money will come.
2. Work hard.
3. Be good at what you do.
4. Focus yourself on one thing.
5. Push yourself through self doubt and shyness.
6. Serve others something of value.
7. Have an idea.
8. Persist through failure, criticism, rejection, assholes and pressure.