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3 Tips on Self-Improvement and Motivation for Your Career or Business


I’m sure you are telling yourself right now, what are some ways I can improve myself and become motivated in my career or business? Let’s jump right into it…

The First Tip is INSPIRATION

Inspiration is an essential element to staying motivated and improving oneself. If you are not interested in your career or your business, your level of motivation will never be high, and you will not stay interested in your career or your business.

It’s imperative that you take a close and honest look at your inspiration level. Are you excited about going to work or is it an obligation? Surprisingly, so many women choose a career or business that looks good on paper or may sound appealing to others but does not interest them.

These women are often unhappy and unfilled because they have no inspiration, purpose, or passion to sustain them.

If you do not like your job, then think about how you can refocus your career search to better match your needs and align with your career goals. Or consider making a change entirely.

The Second Tip is SETTING GOALS

Short and long-term goal setting is vital for your career and/or business. If you do not set goals, you will have no definite purpose on which path of self-improvement to take.

How could you possibly be motivated if you are unsure about the direction of your career or business?

You must carve out time and write down your goals. A career or business plan may sound daunting, but it is nothing more than goals, strategies, and implementation.

Include “mini goals” that can be accomplished in a matter of hours, days, or weeks as well as the more ambitious “grand goals” that may take years to complete. Refer to this plan often.

But can a career or business plan help motivate you? Of course. Written goals will make you feel more professional and certainly more connected to who you are and the direction you want to go.

The Third Tip is NETWORKING

Another critical factor in getting and staying motivated is networking with individuals who are doing what you want to do or other career professionals. These people can connect you with individuals who can help you accomplish your goal and offer you mutual support. Mutual support is motivating.

Make it easier for yourself by connecting with others either in your community or online. Many successful people will attribute finding the right networking group as a turning point in the growth of their career or business. Working together, a networking group can help its members generate more qualified opportunities, lead generations, and solve problems faster and more efficiently.

Sharing ideas, expertise, and experience is also an invaluable aspect of motivation and self-improvement. With the right network, you can rely on, you can accomplish more in less time and probably have more fun in the process. You will feel motivated to accomplish self-improvement when you know you are not alone and have others that you can trust.

If you are lacking motivation and direction in your career or business let’s connect.

About Lenora

Lenora Lassiter is a Professional Speaker, Author, Certified Life Coach, Certified Professional Resume Writer, and Licensed Minister. She believes in bringing everything she has to the proverbial table to shape and equip those navigating through life’s many transitions to pivot to their purpose.

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