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The Effort You Put Into Your Career is a Choice “It’s not necessarily the amount of time you spend at practice that counts; it’s what you put into the practice.” Eric Lindros, professional hockey player
As I see it . . . . . . . The effort you put into your career is a choice
There is always a choice . . . . And in that choice it will make all the difference in the direction that your career takes.
You can look at your day as springboard to the (4 comments)
The Driving Force of Your Career “The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for someone else Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you are your career!” Earl Nightingale 1921 - 1989, author and motivational speaker
As I see it . . . . . . .
The driving force of your career
If you want job security you have to make it for yourself.
Become Fully Engaged in Your Career “We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on our journey toward the goal we’ve established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.” Earl Nightingale, author
As I see it . . . . . . . Become fully engaged in your career
We achieve more when we become fully engaged in what we enjoy doing.
Fully Engage Your Career “We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on our journey toward the goal we’ve established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.” Earl Nightingale, author
As I see it . . . . . . . Fully engage your career
We achieve more when we fully engage what we enjoy doing.
Focus on What’s Important “We often spend so much time coping with problems along our path that we only have a dim or even inaccurate view of what’s really important to us.” Peter M. Senge, Business Strategist
As I see it . . . . . . . Focus on what’s important In a busy world it becomes very easy to lose focus on doing what’s important and become distracted. The distraction if allowed to continue pulls you off track and you’ll find ourselves drifting into busy work and on doing things that (5 comments)
Be Aware of Your Surrounding "What you are aware of you are in control of; what you are not aware of is in control of you." Anthony de Mello, author, speaker
As I see it . . . . . . . Be aware of your surrounding Be aware of your business and personal environment for what we understand we can control. Know the people in your life and be grateful for the people that are there to support you, your efforts and are there to mentor you. Call them friends and treat (44 comments)
Character Is The Foundation "Character is the foundation upon which one must build to win respect. Just as no worthy building can be erected on a weak foundation, So no lasting reputation worthy of respect can be built on a weak character." R.C. Samsel, American tennis player
As I see it. . . . . . . . Character is the foundation The foundation of respect is our character. The respect that we receive is in direct proportion to our character. Lasting success can only be built on a strong foundation. Build your success (6 comments)
Success Has a Price "Failure is the tuition you pay for success." Walter Brunell, author As I see it. . . . . . . . Success has a price Success is not a free ride to the top. We have to pay for success in advance. As we peruse success we will have to pay for that success as we go. We will find that we will pay for success with our commitment to succeed and in our choices. There will be times that we will have to change the course of our day to (9 comments)
The Truth About Yourself "There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly." Antisthenes
As I see it. . . . . . . . The truth about yourself Some will some won't. What they say we may or may not when to hear. Our friends and those close to us know us. They not our good points and they know things that make not be favorable. But no matter what they do know us. Hearing the truth (2 comments)
Motivational Power Quote Make a Great First Impression "Never forget with every new customer, you have only one chance just one to make a great first impression." Mac Anderson
As I see it. . . . . . . . Make a great first impression A great first impression can make the difference forming a strong and productive relationship. Or just becomes passing moment in time with someone that we met that passes without any impact in either persons lives. There can be first impressions that we all would like to forget as a result of (5 comments)
Manage Tasks "You cannot manage people - You can only manage tasks. People must be led." Stephen Covey, author
As I see it. . . . . . . . Manage your tasks By managing our tasks we manage our lives and control our time. When we manage our tasks we choose what road we will travel and the pace of the journey. We will determine what the most important tasks are and when we do them and complete them. In making that choice we decide how and when we invest our time and (8 comments)
Love What You Do "Find something you're passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it." Julia Child, chef
As I see it. . . . . . . . Love what you do We move through our life doing things that we dislike, but we do them because we find them in or comfort zone and we don't want to challenge the status quo. We labor our life away and we don't find fulfillment in our career because we don't enjoy what we are doing. When we dislike what we're doing it makes (9 comments)
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