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Here’s the Real Reason You Aren’t Successful (Yet)

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We do it right. We do everything right. We get the right internships and jobs. Network with all the right people. Put in our time. Pay our dues. And expect to be rewarded with the pot at the end of the rainbow—the money, fame, and power that’s supposed to transform us into the people we want to be.

And we still never see success…   

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3 Simple Tips to Achieving Success in Any Career

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Jeff Charbonneau has been a teacher – specifically for chemistry, physics and engineering – for over 12 years.

He also founded and directs the ZHS Robot Challenge and acts as the co-president at the Zillah Education Association. Most recently, he was awarded the 2013 National Teacher of the Year.

Recently, Jeff offered advice on how to succeed in any career from his experiences in teaching and mentoring…   

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How to Create Legendary Career Success Like Jay Z

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An ambitious kid from Brooklyn’s rugged Marcy Housing Projects, Sean “Jay Z” Carter has grown to become a most successful entrepreneurs. Today, Jay Z’s net worth totals about $500 million.

So, what’s the secret behind his consistent success rooted from humble beginnings? We researched numerous interviews and biographies to pinpoint the four most essential nuggets of advice Jay Z has to offer…   

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Forget Passion… Personality Is More Important To Your Career

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“Follow your passion” is a popular career-related expression. The conventional wisdom goes: you’ll find happiness and a fulfilling career if you have the courage to discover your true calling. If you’re not brave enough, however, you’ll become an empty shell of a human being with a commute-work-die life.

We’re constantly told that fulfilling work comes from doing what we love. But is this true?

More and more experts are declaring that pursuing a passion is actually the worst career advice in history. Our take? To find a good career match, figure out your personality first, not your passion.   

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8 Things Successful People Do Every Day (And You Can, Too)

You work hard and you do your job well. There are, however, those people who take doing the job to a whole higher level. Are they smarter or better than most other people? Perhaps a few are; for the most part, though, they’re regular people who just work differently.

The good news: most anyone can emulate the habits that made these people successful, nearly every day…   

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Use Your Fear of Failure to Fuel Career Success

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Freedom… independence… financial security. Results you’ve always dreamed would come from building a career or perhaps becoming a successful entrepreneur, right?

Yet you’re still struggling to make ends meet, second guessing your actions and afraid you might lose at the end. Your fears are preventing you from the career success you should be able to achieve…   

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