By | Pearl Nash | hackspirit.com
Success has two sides: what is done and what isn’t done.
Successful women not only got to where they are because of what they did — but also because of what they didn’t do, such as compromise their values or conform to societal expectations.
They became successful by not doing what others did. They stood out and reached success.
Billionaire investor Charlie Munger calls this tactic, “inversion.”
To be successful, you would need to avoid doing the things that make you unsuccessful.
It’s a subtle shift in mindset and perspective, but can make all the difference in your career and life.
Here are 12 things successful women don’t do to help with their success.
1. Let Fear Get To Them
The fear of failure is a common feeling to have for people who want to achieve success in their lives.
The unsuccessful wait until that fear is gone before they start chasing their goals.
They tell themselves they aren’t ready and that they need more time.
But, as author James Clear once wrote, “successful people start before they’re ready.”