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10+ Best Articles on Success

The most useful articles on success from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.

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Top 5 Success Articles

At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved on success by Refind users in 2023 so far.

  1. The 5-hour rule: How to turn a wasted day into a successful one
  2. Are Successful People Happy or are Happy People Successful?
  3. How Emotionally Intelligent People Turn Frustration and Stress Into Fulfillment and Achievement, Backed By Considerable Science
  4. 5 ways to set yourself up for success
  5. If You Want Success, Pursue Happiness

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Publications

We monitor hundreds of publications, blogs, newsletters, and news sources in Success, including:

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Big Think

Learn from the world’s greatest thinkers. Join us on https://www.youtube.com/c/bigthink.

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LifeHack

LifeHack helps busy people get the most out of their lives in the shortest amount of time, through actionable, step-by-step systems that multiply results.

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Darius Foroux

Author of 7 books, including Think Straight. Wise & Wealthy is my weekly newsletter full of proven ideas to become smarter and wealthier. Join below:

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Ness Labs

The learning community for ambitious knowledge workers. Join us to think better, learn faster, and work happier: http://nesslabs.com/membership 🧠✨

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Joshua Becker

Inspiring people to own less and live more at Becoming Minimalist. Founder of @TheHopeEffect. New book: Things That Matter: http://amzn.to/3CnseuR

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