How Do People Become Successful?

Learning to become a success

Duane Michael
3 min readMar 16, 2022


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Are you ready to learn how people become successful? If you do, then keep reading this article. Here’s a fun fact you probably didn’t know. Every 5–10 minutes, a millionaire is born in America! And now for the most startling part. The vast majority of these millionaires (about 80%) did not complete college, originated from low income households, or did not even speak English as their first language!

When you look at who the millionaires are, you’ll notice that almost all of them started out as regular folks like you and me. So how did they accomplish it if they didn’t come from wealthy households or win the lottery?

Millions, on the other hand, became millionaires by mastering the abilities required to become wealthy. This demonstrates that success is a talent that anyone can master, regardless of their academic performance. You too, can become a millionaire if you are willing to study success and discipline yourself to put what you’ve learned into practice.

Learning How To Be Successful

So, why should you bother learning about success in the first place? Consider when you initially got your driver’s license. What were your responsibilities? You hired a driving instructor and learnt how to drive from someone who was already an expert. In other words, you picked up a new skill from someone who previously possessed it.

But what if you decided you didn’t need an instructor and instead wanted to hit the road on your own, learning as you went? What do you think would happen if that happened?

Well, if you hadn’t been pulled over by the cops beforehand, there’s a good probability you’d either

a) crash or

b) have an accident!

Is it clear where I’m headed with this?

Success, like driving, is a learned talent. Others who learn about success go where they want to go, whereas those who do not master success skills crash along the road. That’s all there is to it.

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Duane Michael

I am a seasoned writer with a passion for storytelling. 😊