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Break the distractions, slow down, put your phone away, and deepen your focus.

Whether it’s deep diving a company, creating a project, or shooting a video pitch, you want to eliminate the noise of checking texts, social media, etc.

Concentration is how you win on the job hunt.

Pro Tip: use to set a timer for a work block, e.g. 25 minutes.


Not sure which type of job fits you best? Take our career personality test, the Crash Discover Quiz. It takes about 5 minutes. Then you can add that personality type to a video profile (like Corné did here).

Quote of the Day

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t–you’re right.”
― Henry Ford