Spending more of your time working doesn’t always mean you’ll be successful. The key to being a successful person is not working more, but working less and working smarter. Accomplishing your professional dreams and having time for fun, family, and friends can seem like an impossibility. A 2015 CNN survey showed that Americans who were employed full time worked an average of 47 hours per week. That is one of the highest averages in the world.
More and more people are realizing that you don’t have to work 40 plus hours to be successful. In fact, you can work less than you ever have and get more accomplished. All it takes is discipline, a routine, a few life hacks, and a commitment to your vision. If you want to be successful, get more done, and work less, take some time to learn from these 7 practices of successful people.