If you want to be a success in life, there are a number of steps that most successful people recommend. You have to believe in yourself, you have to be okay with the idea of failure, you have to be ready to hear the word no, again and again, you have to align yourself with other people who believe in these very ideas. And you have to maintain the motivation to keep this up for every day of the rest of your life, and there is a simple shortcut to that last part.
It is making your bed. And we’ll allow US Navy Admiral, William McRaven, to explain this philosophy further: