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Every year or two, spend time thinking about your career: Go out and warm up your network, check out new opportunities.

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No matter what your dream job is, you will likely hear NO many times before you achieve your goals: Accept that as a fact.

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The higher you need to rise, you need to shed the weight of your ego. Some learn it the difficult way, and some adopts humility as the way of life.

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The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you have not found it yet, keep looking. Do not settle.

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Do not ask for the earth: Emphasise that it is about the new challenges and additional responsibilities rather than the kudos which comes with it.

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Be hard on yourself: Ask yourself if you make sense,or you are crazy.You can listen to everybody else but finally follow your heart.

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Embrace uncertainty: The need for clarity and certainty stops most of us before we even start. But the reality is no one has it all figured out.

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Surround yourself with good people: Avoid smalltalk and gossips. Remain positive. Every coin and thought has two or more aspects.

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In chaos, there is opportunity, Most major career accelerations happen when someone steps into a mess and makes a difference.

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Do your research: Know the ins and outs of every company that you apply to before you even submit an application or resume.

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This gives you the chance to test the water and see if the reality of a particular job lives up to your expectations.

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Play to your strengths:Putting your focus on those things that you are strongest at, over time makes you an expert at it.

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Harvesting Sunflowers: Cut stems early in the morning. Harvesting flowers during middle of the day may lead to flower wilting.

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In any negotiations, put yourself in the shoes of the other person and see what their interest is.

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Do not be afraid to ask your LinkedIn recommenders to focus on a certain aspect of your character.

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Want to stand out to hiring managers? Create a 140-character resume.

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Find a mentor and to be a mentor:Ask your mentor for introductions, and introduce the person that you are mentoring to others.

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Sharing when you do not know something could actually help you take a huge leap forward in your career.

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Sleep More, Increase Your Workday Productivity: Ample sleep is necessary to make us more productive in our work day.

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Being unstoppable means that no matter what comes your way, you will find a way to get past it. Do not lose hope.