The work world can truly feel like a stroll through Oz (as in The Wizard of) and building and maintaining a network can be one of the most confusing elements.
“Every day is a fresh start” is a very simple idea that is much harder to embrace and actually act on. While every day is not a “throw the match and walk away” opportunity, the new day does provide an opportunity to reset and restart. But how?
You can start by making a plan. Don’t plan out your entire life but focus on the next two weeks. Set some SMART goals related to a larger career goal that helps you to build some momentum and excitement.
Check out a few of these “oldies but goodies” for a few suggestions about getting a fresh start in your life.
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