Dear graduate,
Are you ready for
the next step?
Ready for the

most important
transition
of your life?
And you think your diploma
will be the key to a succesful career?
Think again!
You’re barely halfway…
Are you really ready for take-off?
Or is it a bit more complicated than that?
So many options
to choose from…
	
	
	
	
	

Do I need an extra diploma?
What kind of job will I like?
For which company do ...
Not to mention
the risks you’re
about to take…
All the tempting promises
you’ll hear before you have signed…
Are they genuine

or just a sales pitch?
So cut the crap
and let’s talk business.
What is your gameplan?
Do you even have one?
Or will you let this lady decide for you?
If we were you,
we’d Start Smart
To make that happen, you need
6 crucial things besides:
	Talent
	Skills
	Knowledge
	Motivation
	 Common sense
Or what did ...
1. Self-knowledge
	 Know what you’re really good at
	 Know what you like and don’t like doing
	 Know what your weaknesses ...
2. Empathy
	 Find out what the market needs
	 Find out what employers want
	 Figure out how you can serve them best
3. Clear direction
	 Know what you want
	 Know where you can get it
	 Focus from the start
4. Determination
	 Take action
	 Do whatever it takes
	 Never give up
5. Know the rules and how
to play the game
	 Find someone who will teach you, ASAP
	 It makes it a hell of a lot easier
A...
6. Find inspirators
	
	
	
	

People you can trust
People who bring out the best in you
People who will challenge you
Peopl...
Graduate, are you ready for the next step?
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Graduate, are you ready for the next step?

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Are you as a young graduate ready for a smooth career start? And what does a 'start smart' require?
Exellys challenges you by naming the 6 crucial things you'll need besides talent, skills, knowlegde, motivation and common sense.

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Graduate, are you ready for the next step?

  1. 1. Dear graduate, Are you ready for the next step?
  2. 2. Ready for the most important transition of your life?
  3. 3. And you think your diploma will be the key to a succesful career?
  4. 4. Think again! You’re barely halfway…
  5. 5. Are you really ready for take-off?
  6. 6. Or is it a bit more complicated than that?
  7. 7. So many options to choose from… Do I need an extra diploma? What kind of job will I like? For which company do I want to work? Will it match with who I am?
  8. 8. Not to mention the risks you’re about to take…
  9. 9. All the tempting promises you’ll hear before you have signed… Are they genuine or just a sales pitch?
  10. 10. So cut the crap and let’s talk business. What is your gameplan? Do you even have one?
  11. 11. Or will you let this lady decide for you?
  12. 12. If we were you, we’d Start Smart
  13. 13. To make that happen, you need 6 crucial things besides: Talent Skills Knowledge Motivation Common sense Or what did you expect?
  14. 14. 1. Self-knowledge Know what you’re really good at Know what you like and don’t like doing Know what your weaknesses are
  15. 15. 2. Empathy Find out what the market needs Find out what employers want Figure out how you can serve them best
  16. 16. 3. Clear direction Know what you want Know where you can get it Focus from the start
  17. 17. 4. Determination Take action Do whatever it takes Never give up
  18. 18. 5. Know the rules and how to play the game Find someone who will teach you, ASAP It makes it a hell of a lot easier And much more fun
  19. 19. 6. Find inspirators People you can trust People who bring out the best in you People who will challenge you People who know the path to excellence

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