Success. The word itself is elusive. Everyone has their own definition of what success is, making it very difficult to define how to obtain it. And while you’ll have to figure out the details regarding what it takes to be successful in your own personal life or career, the truth is that you can fundamentally change your life for the better by focusing on the following concepts: Success isn’t something you can obtain on your own. While you ultimately define your own path, you’re greatly influenced and aided by the people around you. Until you realize this and start to reach out, you’ll find it’s nearly impossible to break through.