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The Traits Of A Winning Mindset

The best way to develop a winning mindset is to understand and emulate the traits that a person with a winning mindset possesses. Successful people all have similar traits that enable them to achieve their goals and never give up even when the going gets tough.

Here are the 6 most common traits of people that have a winning mindset. Compare these traits with your own and develop and improve any that you are lacking.

1. Make a Start Winners always get started.

They know that time is a very precious commodity and there is no better time to start than right now. Also they know that starting a particular project enables them to build momentum that will help them to complete the project.

People with winning mindsets do not wait around. If they have an idea then they start working on it immediately. They take small steps to get the idea started and then turn these into bigger steps as they progress.

What are you waiting for? Are you waiting for the weather to change or government to do something before you start? Don’t wait for any of these things – get started right now!


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2. Prioritizing

You can’t do everything at once. People with winning mindsets often have a number of ideas but they know that they need to prioritize in order to use their time efficiently. Write down a list of things that you want to achieve and then prioritize them. Is there something on the list that is causing a lot of stress for you?

Tackle this first. Next pick something easy to work on. The reason for choosing something is that it will build momentum.

3. Focus

It is extremely easy to get distracted in today’s world. People with winning mindsets focus on what needs to be done and are rarely distracted. Distractions lead to procrastination which you need to avoid at all costs.

Some distractions are necessary. So if you have been distracted for an important reason then you need to refocus on your task. Any time that you lose focus just refocus again and get back into it.

4. Persistence

Persistence means never giving up. If your world is crumbling around you then you keep on going. When you give up you send the wrong signals to your subconscious mind. Keeping going in the face of adversity sends the right signals. Work on your persistence all of the time.

5. Review

When you have a great idea it is natural that you will be very excited and want to take massive action to get things going. However, at some stage you need to check things are going in the right direction. There’s no use going down a road that leads to nowhere. Review your progress regularly so you can make adjustments if necessary.

6. Organization

Are you organized? Do you know where things are on your computer and in your home? People with winning mindsets have high levels of organization because they know that this will save them a lot of time in the long run.


Turan Mirza is a Hypnotist and Clinical Hypnotherapist. He helps people change their lives and be the best version of themselves.  You may be asking the question “does hypnosis work?” or “Will it work for me?”, these are common questions. Hypnosis is highly effective yet it’s not for everyone. So how do you know if it’s for you? Turan ensures his level of success by chatting with you, getting to know you and ensuring you get a feel that he can help you. There are many ways to chat, on-line via social media messenger, by e-mail, phone call or video chat. What’s important is that this consultation is FREE So take the first step and tell him about you. You can find more about Turan and his services at:

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Jennifer McWilliams
Written By
Turan Mirza
Hypnotist and Clinical Hypnotherapist at Feel Good Hypnosis

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