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The average job is now only _____ years in length.

2.1

2

This means that the average worker could have as many as _____ different jobs in her or her working lifetime.

20

3

(Myth) As you grow, you _____

Change

4

(Truth) You do not _____ your personality.

Outgrow

5

(Myth) You will learn and grow the most in the areas in which you are ______

Weakest

6

(Truth) You grow in your _____

Strengths

7

Companies do not start looking for _____. They have a specific _____ and they need someone to meet it.

You - Need

8

Develop a strategy:
-Identify your _____
-_____ everything you can about them.

Target - Learn

9

After you target the companies where you would most like to work, you are going to contact them, at least three times.
-Introduction _____
-Cover Letter and Resume
-_____ follow-up

Letter - Phone

10

Interviews and jobs come from persistent follow-up and _____.

Networking

11

Interviews
-Present yourself well! You are the _____, so make it the best one available.
-Be on _____, address everyone by _____ , offer a firm, confident _____ , and maintain eye contact at all times.
-Designate a time to _____ after the interview... and DO IT!

-Product
-Time - Name - Handshake
-Follow up

12

Be willing to _____ to win.

Sacrifice

13

Having a _____ plan so you can see the finish line. This gives you hope!

Detailed

14

Beware! Do not allow your work to be the source of all your satisfaction and _____.

Self-Worth