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10 Proven Ways to Grow Your Wealth

Updated: Aug 19, 2022

Do you wish you had more money, success, or wealth? Think and Grow Rich, by Napoleon Hill, has sold over 100 million copies of this book… you clearly aren’t alone! The best way to uncover wealth is by analyzing those who have achieved the impossible. Napoleon Hill researched the methods of the 500 most successful people of his time, the highlights of his findings are captured below.

1. Burning desire

2. Goal setting and detailed planning

3. Unwavering faith in yourself

4. Auto-suggestion: Influence your own thoughts by thinking specific and purposeful

5. 3 Factors of knowledge (present you, future you, and those around you)

6. Creative and synthetic imagination

7. Self-awareness

8. Positive mentality

9. Determination

10. Persistence

Simply wishing to become wealthier is not considered a burning desire. When thinking of burning desire, think of Thomas Edison. After years of dedication and failing over 10,000 times, he eventually achieved his goal of inventing the light bulb. With years of failure, it’s safe to say that he exemplified a burning desire.

When you have that burning desire for something, the next step is to set specific goals and create a detailed plan. Instead of having a general goal to become wealthier, set your goal secure (amount of money you want to make) per year. The more specific, the better, have a clear understanding of when you want to achieve your goal and what you’re willing to do to achieve it. Once that goal is