[Career Reality] 7 Things You Shouldn’t Put on Hold for Your Career
Given how obsessed Americans are with their careers, it’s no surprise we continue to struggle with work-life balance. Right? Listen to CAREEREALISM.com Founder, J.T. O'Donnell for a lesson on why we need to “press play” on certain areas of our life, especially when we are unhappy with our careers. In this Career Reality episode she showcass how many unhappy professionals unknowingly hold themselves back from career success because they don’t allow themselves to move forward in these other key areas of life. If you feel like your career is stalled and your life needs to go on hold until it’s fixed, then you cannot miss this insightful session! On Career Reality we dive deeper and get much-needed answers to some of the pressing challenges faced by our workforce today. From job search to career development, we tackle the tough subjects that need to be addressed so you can find professional success and satisfaction on your own terms.Watch »Career Reality every Friday at 1:00 PM ET
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One of my mentors taught me a very valuable lesson the hard way. He told me I had great ideas, and my sales approach was crap. He even sent me to “Sales Training” to get better at making my point.

I admit I was terrible. I have gotten better over the years and by making mistakes. One good idea after another thrown in the circular file until I learned an invaluable lesson from my mentor.

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