What does success look like for you? Is it financial security, or is it financial excess? Do you consider someone who is working around the clock to achieve financial gains successful?
When you consider the powerful people in the world you should notice that in addition to having a great monetary wealth, they are also able to have a rich personal life, complete with valuable family, friends and personal time. Personalities like Oprah Winfrey are successful in their business ventures, but are also able to enjoy the fruits of that success.
You can also enjoy their success but, do do this you need to begin prioritizing your life and defining what success is for you. It should be a balance of ambition professionally and passion personally. To achieve that balance you need to be conscious of both those worlds and nurture them at the appropriate times.
What do you do before you go to sleep? Something significant? Here are 6 things successful people do before bed:
1. Successful People Write Down How Their Day Went in a Journal
The last work related activity successful people do before settling into their evening routine is write in their journal. Whether good or bad, the highlights of the day are documented.
If you are feeling overwhelmed by a tremendous number of tasks coming up, writing them in your journal as a to-do list will help you to prioritize and ease your mind that it will all get done.
Journal writing at night will not only help you in studying the effects of your business decisions, it will give your day, a closure. When finished writing, close the cover with conviction and know that you accomplished all that was possible for the day.
This is an insightful way to go from your work persona to home persona.