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Repetition is the mother of talent

Failure isn’t bad. It’s a chance to grow.

Go email a less-than-perfect pitch. WORST case scenario, you flop completely, and you learn (and laugh). Then the next one will be even better.

Invest in yourself.

Repetition is the mother of talent.

Go Slow to Go Fast

You can’t go bowling if the bowling pins aren’t set up yet. Similarly, don’t start job hunting without checking your mindset and choosing your target. Then, send the bowling ball for a clean strike!

Here are 5 Steps to Lay a Foundation on your job hunt (2 min.).

“[Most people] just start blasting half-coherent resumes all over the place. It feels like you’re doing more work on your job hunt that way, but the work is low ROI. Step back and lay the foundation first. Then every customization, email, and follow-up will yield killer returns!”

Quote of the Day

“It’s not all about how you work hard but it’s about how you manage your time, resources, mind to work together for a better output.”— Jayson Zaybate