Are you waiting for someone else to help you make your career great? Stop it. Your career is yours alone and your responsibility to make it great. Does this mean you need to ignore others? Not at all, in fact, when you reach out and assist others you can find they will help bolster your career and make it easier for you to have a great step forward. Along the way to ha fantastic career full of success you have to learn the importance of silence and of balancing the plan to ask for what you want with being rejected. These lessons can help you achieve the impressive success you seek and make it even easier for you to have the right path to the life and the career you’re trying to build for yourself.
What Happened When I Spent a Week Keeping My Mouth (Mostly) Shut
Fast Company Article:
How you speak and when you speak can make a huge difference in how you’re perceived. If you want to have others take you more seriously and appear more confident when you speak you need to do so with intention. There’s no reason to speak when silence can be so much more effective. Taking pauses in your speeches or during meetings to make sure you have the attention of the audience makes for a more intentional form of communication. You can also become a better listener and a more active member of the group by hearing what others have to say. Taking pauses, listening better and thinking about what you have to say before you say it will also help you avoid saying anything stupid when you don’t want to. Embrace the silence and use it to your advantage to exude confidence when you do speak.
10 Brutal Truths About Success No One Wants to Head ( Except People Who Hunger for Success)
Successful people will tell you the secret to success is hard work, sacrifice and persistence. This is absolutely true, but when we look at their path to the top it seems like it was laid out in front of them. The opposite is actually true, success is only experienced in hindsight and most successful people had no idea the outcome they would have. These people chose to bet on themselves and be the last one left when everyone else gave up. Success is a lot of strife, but it’s worth it and it’s the outcome of time spent chasing a goal that’s eventually achievable. Take a look at this article and learn how you can be more successful in your career.
Maintain Balance for Positive Results
Personal Branding Blog Article:
Too often we hedge about what we want instead of aggressively going for the gusto to ask for what we want to have in our lives. This can be as simple as asking for time off to have vacation or the positive answer to close the deal, or it can be as complicated as landing a new job in a new industry that you’re ready to begin in. You need to understand how your mind works and how you will be able to handle the results if you’re rejected for what you request. The worst anyone can say is “no” but how will that “no” affect you. This is the balancing act you have to perform and understand what will make the biggest difference for you when you’re trying to build your career and your life.