So you did all the stuff they told you to do. Goals written, podcasts loaded and listened to, liked multiple motivational quotes on social media. But there is a problem. Many of us get started then eventually fall off the ride and lose momentum for various reasons. Perhaps the number one reason is that we keep stopping for APPLAUSE.
We get hungry for validation, congratulations, likes and high fives. This is normal to some extent. Who doesn’t like to hear they did a good job. However, each time we stop for applause, there are loads of people with their heads down working and passing us.
In this episode we teach you how to avoid this trap and keep working even when people aren’t clapping.
Essential career advice for ambitious young professionals.