Tucker Hughes become a millionaire by the age of 22. He did that in the most competitive environment in the world. His average competitors had 10 times more experience in his field. Moreover, when he was only 20, he finished his master’s degree at very prestigious university, he had travelled to more than 50 countries around the world, completed 13 triathlons, and now lives a wonderful, fulfilled, happy life.
It may seem that everything was always perfect in this young man‘s life, however there was a period when the days weren’t so bright. After graduating from the school he started to venture into the family business of real estate. Early on, he realized if they would have any success it will be very hard. However, by being ambitious he did not get discouraged.
By being persistent and creative he achieved incredible results, he made millions of dollars from real estate commissions throughout the last year. Now you can Learn the 7 mental shifts that Tucker used to accelerate his success by such a young age.
1. Do Not Get Discouraged By Your Age
Instead of seeing yourself as too young for success, use your youth as the biggest asset. Believe that your youth is exactly what will bring you success, do not give yourself any excuses and do not wait for the next day, a certain month or a certain year.
Accelerate your success right now, there will never be a perfect time. Make yourself a person with whom others wants to be around and network with. Become a young dedicated, hardworking professional.
2. Your Biggest Investment Is You. Consistently Keep Improving Yourself
The wisest investment is investing in yourself. Read every day, listen to positive programs that make your personal growth. Surround yourself with mentors and peers who are much more successful. Your number one priority in life is to keep learning and growing yourself. Work harder on yourself than on your work.
However, do not burn yourself out too much. Your health is everything, you must devote some time to relax and recreate your mental and physical powers. Go for a run, get a massage, give yourself some kind of luxurious gift, spoil and reward yourself after hard days.
3. Plan and Make Decisions Fast and Quickly
No matter how mentally prepared you are, there will be times when you will hit a threshold and you will get in a negative state where nothing happens. To prevent you from getting to that state often, make decisions as quickly as possible. Build a habit of planning and following through so that you can perform everything without thinking and being mentally drained. Tucker Hughes knows what he will wear for work and will eat next week. What about you?
4. Create a Habit of Deep Productive Focused Work
The only thing that stops you from explosive success and jumping out of mediocrity is the habit working productively many hours. Your deep concentrated focused hours is the most important factor of your success. However, keep in mind activity is not productivity. If you are really busy it does not mean it will bring you success. Focus and take massive action on activities that gives you results.
Tucker Hughes said that his success came from intentionally developing mental stamina. Without that he had no way to outperform business people who had decades of experience. Eliminate any distractions when working and keep aware when your focus is drifting. At the end of the day do an analysis of how you performed and be very vigorous on improving yourself daily.
5. Dream Boldly and Be More Ambitious
You must set goals for yourself. Every successful person has this exact trait in common. “If you don’t have 1-year, 5-year and 10-year goals for yourself do it right now” says Tucker. Review them daily, consistently. First thing in the morning look at them.
Also, apply his other strategy, by asking yourself, “Could I achieve my 10 year goals this year?“. One of the character traits that Tucker Hughes has is that he pushes himself out of his comfort zone by slowing his timeline and creating an optimal path to his success.
6. Use an Aggressive Campaign Method
Plan and execute. The fastest, easiest, simplest way to put your content in motion is to create a campaign of your promotions. Tucker‘s advice for you: “Reach out to your prospects in different ways and mediums every week for at least a month”. Be very aggressive and persistent. However, try to do this and not be annoying at the same time. Even if you are not in sales, it is still applicable in most endeavors to get your goal.
7. Have Faith
If you won’t believe in yourself you likely won’t make it. The good thing is you really have what it takes! There is nothing that can stop you from achieving your dreams except you.
Everyone who fails in life has their excuses. Be different. Commit to excellence every day which is another trait of Tucker Hughes.
If you want to succeed , go out and get busy.
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