10 Things Successful People Never Do Again

“Never go back.” What does that mean? From observations of successful people, clinical psychologist and author of Never Go Back: 10 Things You’ll Never Do Again (Howard Books, June 2014), Dr. Henry Cloud has discovered certain “awakenings” that people have—in life and in business—that once they have them, they never go back to the old way of doing things. …

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An Essential Success Factor You Must Possess

Written by Strive Masiyiwa: What is the most important skill you need? If you want to be successful, you’ll need many specialised business skills, but probably the most important one will surprise you: it's the capacity to READ! Yes, READ! You must develop the capacity to read, and to read FAST, and by this I …

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Daily Habits That Will Guarantee Success: Part 1

Habits are subconscious routine behaviours that we repeatedly exhibit everyday. These are little decisions and actions we carry out daily without any conscious thought. Happiness, success, health, relationships and practically every outcome in our lives are as a result of habits. Your life is basically a sum total of your habits. Whatever we repeatedly think …

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Dealing With Your Greatest Enemy

The word enemy connotes negativity. We detest and abhor it. We will do almost anything and everything to get rid of it and where a human being is involved, we want to avoid them and be very far away as much as we can. But what if this enemy lives with you perpetually and you …

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Don’t Let Your Past Limit Your Future

" Many people can’t achieve the success of their dreams because they won’t leave their past behind. They won’t tear down the monuments they’ve built to their old hurts and problems." ~Vic Johnson We all have things in our past that we are ashamed of. Certain things we did, which at the time based on …

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How 3 Courses Paved The Way to a Job – Courtesy Coursera Blog

With no work experience, Andres was looking for ways to get his resume noticed by employers. After listing the finance courses he took on his resume, he got a job at the CAF – Development Bank of Latin America. Here’s his story: I live in Caracas, Venezuela and am going through my fifth year studying …

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How to Increase Your Chances of Getting Hired: Self Improvement

One of the sensational news making the rounds I read today was President Trump's visit to a school in Ohio, were it was reported he coloured the American flag wrongly. Make whatever you like out of it, the deed was already done. Some people live their lives, supposedly doing the right things but seeing a …

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Career Success Tips 5: Personal Branding

In your quest for career excellence, one vital success factor is clarity of goals. Once you have that sorted, the next major focus is YOU. The reality is this - you must change in order for things to change for you, therefore the person you become in the process of achieving your goals is critical. …

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Career Success Tips 2: Right Fit

In continuation of the series on career success tips, I would like to focus on making the right choice of career. Everything you see in your life or career today is a reflection of the choices you have made. The school you went to, the course you studied, the company you work for, the role …

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