50 Pieces of Career Advice

We asked seasoned career experts to share their best career advice they’ve ever received.   With that information in mind, we created the “50 Best Pieces of Career Advice You’ll Ever Get”.  Work is a big part of your life; you will be spend more “awake” time at work than you do at home.  Think about that for a minute!

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life…have the courage to follow your own heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become.” ~Steve Jobs in his 2005 Stanford commencement address.

50 Pieces of Career Advice.

  1. Keep Options Open
  2. Get Rid of Shoulds
  3. Know Yourself
  4. Take Opportunities
  5. Promote Yourself
  6. Give Yourself Credit
  7. Don’t Stop
  8. Push Yourself
  9. Change is Good
  10. Do What You Fear
  11. Be Different
  12. Embrace Challenges
  13. Do the Hardest First
  14. Start Your Day Great
  15. Focus on One Task
  16. Own Your Destiny
  17. Know Your Strengths
  18. Know Your Weaknesses
  19. Align Goals and Ambition
  20. Be Proactive
  21. Be Direct
  22. Don’t Be a People Pleaser
  23. Have an Elevator Speech
  24. Write Thank You Notes
  25. Read More
  26. Network
  27. Prioritize
  28. Show Up
  29. Work Smarter
  30. Be CEO of Your Life
  31. Don’t Play Small
  32. Know Your Worth
  33. Be Consistent
  34. Promote Yourself
  35. Have Business Cards
  36. Find a Way
  37. Lead By Example
  38. Think Outside the Box
  39. Make an Impact
  40. Find a Mentor
  41. Be a Mentor
  42. Stick With Positive People
  43. Invest in Yourself
  44. Find Your Tribe
  45. Be Accountable
  46. Life Life Offline
  47. Say “No” More Often
  48. Don’t Wait
  49. Simply Begin
  50. Be Awesome