Some define success as achievement, power, or giving back, and some are focused on wealth.  But everyone can agree on one thing: success comes with hard work.  Take a look at these mind boggling statistics below (Forbes), and spend a few minutes thinking about what you can do in 2015 to get closer to your definition of success.

 

2014 Forbes Billionaire Facts & Figures

Notable points:

  • If you split up the combined wealth of all billionaires, you could give every person on the earth $914.28!
  • 172 women are on the list of billionaires.
  • The United States has the most billionaires at a total of 492, with China in second at 152.
  • Bill Gates is the richest man in the world with a net worth of $76 billion.