When it comes to being successful in anything, one personal quality decimates everything else. Success doesn’t necessarily go to the rich, the talented, or even the super smart. The truly committed are who dominate the highest levels in…well, everything.
In my experience, ‘winning’ seems to have two camps.
There are those who believe in blind luck (who soon find out how fickle Lady Luck can be and wash out). Then, there are those those who appreciate that the harder/smarter they work, the luckier they’ll get.
I’ve been part of the writing world for almost two decades. Over the years, I’ve learned countless simple, yet difficult lessons and today I’ll share one of the most pivotal.
A smart person learns from his/her mistakes, but a wise person learns from the mistakes of others 😉 . And, since I’ve done all the dumb $#!@ so you don’t have to?