Stay fit and healthy is not just a New Year’s resolution. It is more than that. It is a way of life that will bring positive changes to your life forever. Successful people know it well – staying healthy and fit is linked to success in every aspect of your life. 


There are many successful people out there who have great habits, routines, and rituals that keep them motivated and on track with their goals. If you too want to be successful, adopt these top 6 habits of highly successful people that will make you a success as well.


Exercise Daily

If there is one health habit that will change your life forever, it is daily exercise. If you are someone who practises regular exercise, you need to get started today as it is one of the best things you can do for your health and your success. 


Exercising releases endorphins that make you feel good and happy. Not only that, it helps you sleep better, improves your concentration and focus, makes you more creative and productive, reduces stress and anxiety, improves your mood, and makes you better able to deal with life’s challenges and it Improves cardiovascular health. Regular exercise can lower blood pressure and decrease your risk of heart disease, high cholesterol and stroke. In fact, people who exercise regularly have a 30 to 50 percent reduction in their risk of dying from heart disease compared to those who don’t exercise at all. 


There is no single thing you can do that will have a more positive impact on your life than daily exercise. It is a no-brainer that if you want to be successful, adopting this healthy habit will bring you a long way towards your success. Exercise is a key component of any healthy lifestyle and in turn, a healthy career. 


Eat Your Breakfast Everyday

This is a common habit of successful people that will make you much more productive in your everyday life. Research shows that people who eat breakfast every day are healthier, have more energy, and are less likely to become overweight or obese in their lifetime. 


Apart from staying fit and healthy, breakfast will also keep you alert and focused throughout the day, which is particularly important if you are a student or a person who has an early shift at work. If you don’t like to eat breakfast, it may be a sign that your body is not getting the nutrients it needs to function optimally. 


A new study from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Public Health finds that skipping breakfast is linked to a higher risk for metabolic syndrome, a condition marked by high blood pressure, high blood sugar, excess abdominal fat & Metabolic syndrome can lead to diabetes, heart disease, and stroke.


So the next time you plan to skip another breakfast, think again. Successful people  recognise breakfast is the most important meal of the day.


Getting Enough Sleep

It’s common knowledge that sleep deprivation can lead to a wide range of health problems. But getting enough rest isn’t just good for our bodies — it’s good for our brains too.


In fact, studies have shown that a lack of sleep can impact brain power and memory. According to Psychology Today, one study found that students who slept only four hours per night for two weeks performed worse on tests than students who had slept at least six hours in the same period.


And another study found that those who slept less than seven hours per night showed signs of cognitive impairment similar to those with mild Alzheimer’s disease.


“Sleep loss is like putting sand in your engine,” Sleep expert Dr. Michael Breus told Business Insider Australia last year. “You can continue driving without noticing any issues, but eventually something will break down.”


Make Your Bed Everyday

Are you making your bed every day? If not, you should make it a priority to start doing it right away. How is making your bed every day linked to success? 


If you are not making your bed every day, you are unconsciously saying to yourself that you are not worth it. Making your bed every day will help you stay organised and focused. It will also help you declutter your home and reduce the stress in your life. It is a very simple thing, but it will bring many positive changes in your life. 


Stay Organized and Declutter Your Life

As I have mentioned above, successful people are more organised and less cluttered in their lives. And there are a number of reasons behind that. 


First, they are more aware of the importance of being organised and keeping things in order. They know that being organised helps them stay focused and achieve their goals. Organisation brings clarity and a sense of control in your life, which is important and critical in the fast-paced life that we are living today. 


Being disorganised will lead to a lot of confusion and stress, which will create many hurdles on your way to success. Being organised will help you declutter your life, which is very important as many people out there live a cluttered life, with cluttered surroundings, cluttered thoughts, cluttered day-to-day activities, etc. The more cluttered your life is, the more difficult it is for you to stay focused and achieve your goals quickly. 


Take Care of Your Mental Wellbeing

Mental well-being is just as important as physical well-being. But many people do not give that much importance to it. If you want to be successful, you must make it a priority to take care of your mental well-being as well. 

There are many things you can do to take care of your mental wellbeing, such as spending more time with family and friends, meditating, reading self-help books, going to therapy, etc. All of these things will help you stay stress-free and focused in your life. 

Taking a break every once in a while will help you re-energise and recharge your batteries. It will give your body and mind a chance to rest and relax. It will help you find new ideas and thoughts as well. Successful people know that they need to take breaks to be more productive and efficient. It is essential for your health and wellbeing. 

Stress is one of the biggest hurdles in your way to success. If you are stressed, you are not able to stay focused, you are not able to sleep, and you are not able to eat properly. So, if you want to be successful, make it a priority to take care of your mental wellbeing.


The key to unlocking your potential and becoming a successful person is having good habits and incorporating them into your life. Achieving success requires discipline, patience, and resilience in the face of failure. 


It’s not just about setting goals but also taking action to make those goals a reality. In other words, you can’t expect to become successful overnight. It takes continuous effort – day in and day out – until it becomes a part of who you are.


Successful people have certain qualities that set them apart from everyone else. They have a relentless drive to achieve their goals, an unbreakable spirit, and the ability to remain optimistic in any given situation.  Are you incorporating any of the 6 healthy habits I mentioned in your current life? I’d love to hear about YOUR thoughts… let’s talk about it head over to my Facebook group and let me know what they are.