What truly makes up a unsuccessful person? How can someone act to become successful? Is success something you can gain from simply changing the way you act?

Is it habit or just fate? SuccessStory.com think so – find out what they believe to be the habits of each type below in their infographic.


  • Unsuccessful people:
    • fear change
    • secretly hope others fail
    • horde information and data
    • think, say and do negative things
    • waste their time
    • give up easily
  • Whereas successful people:
    • exude joy
    • think long term
    • are humble
    • know purpose and mission
    • learn from mistakes
  • If you change your wording (e.g. saying ‘I did’ instead of ‘I want to’), you can become more successful – fact.

RELATED: 5 Weird Habits of Successful People


About Laurence Hebberd

Senior Account Manager at Link Humans, an employer branding agency.

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