Sometimes it only takes one event in life to get you to ask an important question: “What does it take to have a successful life?”
It seems like a simple question, but the more you dig into it the more complex it becomes. For example, success isn’t as simple as winning. It can mean one thing to one person and something else for another.
That being said, throughout history, those who have become successful have had specific themes in their lives. Sometimes they needed a mentor or an important figure in their lives. Others had a particular mindset.
With this in mind, let’s explore what it means to live a successful life and how you can obtain it.
What It Means to Be Successful
Before diving in further, let’s explore Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. It’s a motivational theory in psychology that consists of five tiers.
The first four tiers are simple: physiological needs, safety, a…