Richard St-John's 8 secrets of success :
1. Passion : Do it for love, not for money. The money will come anyway.
2. Work ! : It's all hard work. Nothing comes easely.
3. Good ! : Get damn good in what you do.
4. Focus ! Focus on one thing.
5. Push ! Always push yourself. Push Push Push !
6. Serve ! Serve others something of value to them.
7. Ideas ! Continue to have good ideas.
8. Persist ! Through failure, critisism and rejection.
And that's how simple it can be ! :-)