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    The Mentality of a Successful Career

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    Success is all in your head. If you want to control your ability to have a lucrative, fulfilling career, it’s imperative to control the way you think.

    Those who can’t control their emotions and inner monologue never reach their full potential.

    The long-term solution to sub-par success, lack, and limitation lies in our ability to …

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    6 Things to Never Say During an Interview

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    Believe it or not, it only takes one sentence to turn a great interview into a lost employment opportunity. After 10 years of running a recruiting firm, I can tell you that interviewers actively seek out the negative traits in the job seekers whom they meet.

    Be aware that the following sentences and phrases turn employers off and, thus …

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    15 Behaviors and Traits of Great Leaders

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    Great leaders have resolve and vision, but are humble about it. They have the company’s ambitions in mind, rather than just focusing on their own internal gain.

    The most effective executives don’t accept mediocrity. They can’t accept the idea that good is good enough and they never let others adopt that belief.

    To give job …

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    5 Ways to be More Successful Starting Today

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    For the majority of individuals, success is very much a possibility. However, successful people get to where they are because of a conscious choice to act and behave in ways that promote a healthy career.

    Below, our headhunters have defined 5 ways that successful people operate. By knowing their methods and mindset, you are able …

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    Advanced Interviewing Tactics for the Recent Graduate

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    As a recent college graduate, if you want to interview at a higher level, you must approach your interactions with hiring managers in a methodical, mature manner. Part of this means understanding persuasion techniques as well as changing your pre-interviewing preparation habits.

    Over the course of the next few articles, I’ll discuss some tactics that …

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    How to Be More Persuasive at Work

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    Little is accomplished alone. To achieve complex goals, we often must rely upon the hard work and cooperation from those around us.

    Therefore, our ability to be persuasive will either further our capacity to lead a successful, lucrative career or it will greatly hinder our odds of achieving our full potential.

    By learning how to …

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    Increasing Your Concentration to Improve Interviewing Performance

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    The ability to focus at will allows an individual to sell themselves more effectively during interviews, to set aside destructive thoughts when engaging with hiring managers and ultimately to pursue career goals with more vigor and accuracy.

    Attention allows us to retrieve pertinent information from our memory, evaluate an event or hiring manager’s mood, then …

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    Getting Your Foot in the Door: 3 Strategies to Break Into a New Career

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    Most working professionals have considered trying something different as a career. However, many are unable to successfully switch into a new career path because they lack key insight into the tactics that will get them noticed by hiring managers who can facilitate a significant career move.

    Instead of going about their job search as they …

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    Being Persuasive, Personable and Positive During the Interview Process

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    With the economy significantly improving, launching a successful job search has become slightly less labor intensive. Regardless, job seekers who are looking to execute a fruitful employment search in today’s corporate environment ought to become familiar with advanced interviewing, persuasion and positivity strategies. If used properly, these tactics yield a higher salary, heightened confidence and more …

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    Building Confidence by Staying in a Positive State of Mind

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    Any sales professional will tell you that their numbers will significantly decline or raise with their expectations. Much of this has to stem from the fact that individuals who expect negative outcomes will become less resilient, utilize a mere fraction of their creative mindset and will appear less confident in front of a potential buyer.

    Interviewing, …

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