The Best Career Tips For 20-Somethings

Have any of you ever looked back and thought wow I’d have done this differently when I started off my career? Do you wish you had been better guided so you hadn’t made the those first mistakes that you did? Well here are some tips that would have made for smooth sailing if you’d known about them back then!

Be Grateful: This point just can’t be stressed enough, be grateful and be gracious. Your attitude is what will create lasting impressions upon employers and being nice is simply good manners.

Good Times Fly, Bad Times Crawl: While it may feel that way, always remember to be thankful for the good and always remember it, because it will make the bad times crawl a bit faster.goodtimes

Be Confident: Be confident in whatever you do. Confidence in yourself will make others be confident in you.

Think Positive: Every night take some time out and think of three positive things in your life. This maybe something general or work related but it will make for a positive outcome, and cultivate a happier, healthier personality in general.

Mistakes are Gifts: Your mistakes are a learning curve, they teach you and provide you with valuable experience for the future. Instead of being hung up on them move forward and use what you learned for the future.

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Written by HerCareer is a career community of women seeking consult, inspiration, and the tools needed to succeed in the workplace.