Have you ever been curious to know the “secret of success”? However, the foundation stone of success laid right before you hit the bed. Therefore, what you do before going to bed matters a lot.
So, what is the last thing that you do before bed? Do you watch Netflix or surf the internet? Do you love playing games before bed? However, most people love to spend quality time with their family and beloved. But, this is not what successful people do at night right before sleeping. Here are a few things that every successful person does before bed. If you want to be successful here is the secret.
1- They Unplug From Work
The SpaceX and Tesla CEO have said that he works 80-90 hours a week and sometimes he doesn’t get time to eat. He might inspire you, but this is not the secret of success. Well, this is not what successful people do at night right before sleeping. They don’t check their email obsessively, nor do work before bed. They just unplug from everything and recall their day.
2) Reading is a Must
Every successful person loves reading and two of the most popular public figures Barack Obama and Bill Gates have admitted it many times publicly that the only secret of their success is reading, reading, and reading. You can either run your eyes over a book or browse for blogs, news, and articles relevant to your industry.
3) They Plan Their Day
The best way to live a happy life is to live every part of life separately. Be it professional stress or personal, there is always a way to get rid of it. You can either pen down the things that are pinning you and try to find out a solution. As per Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, he spends 10 minutes every night to plan his day.
4) They Spend Time With Family & Friends
“I’ve learned through the years that it’s not where you live, it’s the people who surround you that make you feel at home.” – J.B. McGee’ Those who don’t love their family or spend time with their friends cannot succeed in life, he added. Whether you are stressed about your finances or else, you should always speak to your friends & family as all the successful people do at night before sleeping.
5) They Write Something Positive
Positivity comes from inside and to be positive you will have to be among positives. This is the simple rule that has driven thousands of successful people around the world. There is a saying, “Look for something positive each day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.” Get your diary and pen down the most positive hour of your day. It will inspire you to continue this spirit.
These are some common things that a successful person does every night before bed. Though doing this won’t make you Bill Gates, it will inspire you and this inspiration will help you accomplish your goals.