Make an informed career choice

5 psychological tricks that can help you get ahead in your career

Author: Kathleen Elkins

When it come to career success, it's the small things that matter.

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  • Ask questions - This kind of participation is appreciated.
  • Set unreasonably high expectations - Don't limit yourself just so that you have nothing to lose.
  • Embrace moments of silence when negotiating - In conversations avoid the temptation to pile on the pressure in order to elicit a response.
  • Create a visual association to remember people's names - Use mnemonic techniques to remember name's, it's the sweetest thing they can hear!
  • Nod your head to get someone to agree with what you're saying - Nodding can make your message more desirable to the listener.

3 Must-Haves for Making a Career Change

The author: Leah Belsky

If you are looking to start afresh, it's comforting to know that some core techniques can bring success across a range of industries:

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  • Experience building from the ground up - Knowing how to start from scratch, in fields such as team building, will soom make you irreplaceable.
  • The ability to learn constantly - In an evolving business world, updating your expertise is a must.
  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves and do what it takes - Even if some tasks are tedious, they are nonetheless learning oportunities, and furthermore, demonstrate your dedication to the company.

Best time to change career?

What are the opportunities in changing career right now?

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  • Why Now Might Be the Time to Change Careers
  • Job Switchers Earn More
  • Are You Making Excuses?
  • Before You Make a Change, Do This.
  • Explore Your Options