Published On: Thu, Dec 29th, 2016

Tips For Achieving Your Career Goals

It’s easy to have a dream and a vision of what you want to do with your life. Anyone can dream something up and see it in their mind. It takes a truly talented person, however, to be able to turn this goal into a reality.

Being able to manifest your visions of succeeding in a particular line of work is something that requires commitment, an unwavering passion and interest in the subject, and above all persistence.  Truly successful people didn’t make it to where they are by luck.  They lived breathed and totally existed in that line of work before they were even getting paid for it yet.

If you have a dream of succeeding in a particular career here are the tips for making it a reality.

Engross Yourself

You have to completely live for your line of work.  If you have dreams of being an architect, then spend your time around homes being constructed.  If you want to be a lawyer then attend all the open cases you can observe.  Hang out with people that also share your passion.  Watch all the films, buy all the t-shirts.  Become one with whatever it is that you want to be.  

The power of manifestation is strong.  By constantly envisioning your goal and who you want to be, you will automatically move towards that life.

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Get Educated

You can have all the visions and dreams in the world, but if you don’t have the smarts, you might as well not even waste your time.

Read all of the books, and attend all of the courses.  Join a forum and sign up for the newsletter.  Get your hands on all of the reading material and learning that you can.

There are certain professions which simply cannot be self-taught, however. If you want to be a surgeon, you’re simply going to have to go to school.  Same goes for a lawyer or any other sort of job that puts lives at risk.

If the idea of the academia required for your dream position sways you in a different direction, it probably isn’t the job for you at all.  If you truly love something you’ll be willing to do whatever it takes.

Do Your Best

Always do your best in whatever task you undertake.  By setting your bar high you will not only transfer that same mentality onto other areas of your life, but you never know when someone could be watching who could be a stepping stone for you.

Even something as simple as giving excellent customer service in a job you’re simply doing to pay the bills until you reach your career goals.  You never know when your greatest business connection could walk through the door, see your excellent people skills and say, “You know what? I’ve got the perfect job for you.”

Author: Anna Johansson

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