Instead of always trying new things, or doing things that are not essential, try to keep things simple. Focus on your core competencies, and improve that. No gimmicks, just real work.
Sometimes the little things in life make a big difference. It's good to be ready for them, so that you can make a strong impression.
If you're anything like me, trying to figure out your ideal career can be a mixture of pain and confusion. It's like a long dark rabbit hole. Such an overwhelming question to try and answer.
Some of these habits may seem minor, but they add up. Most amount to a personal choice between immediate pleasures and lasting ones. After all, the worst habit is losing track of what really matters to you.
There are several habits that many interesting people have in common. Sometimes these habits form naturally, but they are more often than not the result of conscious effort. Here's what interesting people do to make themselves engaging, unusual, and hypnotizing.
When you build your awareness of how your actions are received by other people, you pave the way to becoming more likeable.
Let's say you are applying for a new job. You have a professional resume, a complete LinkedIn profile, letters of recommendation and you have lots of experience for the position you are applying to.
We were in Southern California for the kids' spring break a few years back, and I got the call from my sister Karyn that our dad had been taken in for emergency surgery.
Do you know a 25-year-old wandering in their career and life? It's pretty common these days. Nearly half of new graduates are underemployed, working jobs that don't require a bachelor's degree, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
After making the decision to leave my corporate job and build the life that I desired, I started my own business with the mission of helping other people do the same.
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More and more frequently, recent college graduates are interested in employment with companies providing products or services for improving planet earth.
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If you wait until you have your diploma in hand, you're already too late. My advice to undergrads? Start tackling projects (outside of school) that you care about. As soon as possible. This is what will eventually lead you to paid work.
Creating the best job for you is not a pipe dream or only for the lucky few. We have much more ability to create an ideal fit than most of us realize. Leaders lead lives of impact and meaning because they know whom they are and what they want to contribute.