What does Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and Oprah Winfrey have in common apart from their astronomical net worths? Well, more than you might think actually. They might come from a variety of backgrounds, but they all share certain traits and habits that have helped them become as successful as they are.
If you’ve always wanted to be rich and successful, it may be useful to learn of the habits of these billionaires and other little details of the richest people in the world (we’re talking about those who earn more than $160,000 a year and have $3.2 million in assets).
This fantastic infographic by Business Management Degree highlights the top habits of the super rich and gives you a glimpse into how the world’s richest people plan their day and manage to be so effective and create so much wealth. It is based on a study by Thomas C. Corley that looked into the daily habits of 223 wealthy people listed on the 2013 Forbes World’s Billionaires list compared to 128 poor people.
If you want to take a page out of Bill Gates’ playbook, for example, wake up early, exercise, read more, cut back on your reality TV intake and write a daily to-do list. These habits won’t necessarily make you rich, but they are definitely worth a shot. Check out the infographic below for more great tips and statistics, including a gender breakdown and where the world’s nearly 31.7 million millionaires call home.