Succeeding in the corporate world (pdls assignment 2)


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Succeeding in the corporate world (pdls assignment 2)

  1. 1. Succeeding in the Corporate World Nine Methods andEthan Fadzaishe Nyahondo Practices to Ensure your(55501) 0103774 Success in the First FewSalima Ahmed Hamood Years(56394) 0103126Aisha Al- lamki (52998)0103768
  2. 2. Nine Methods toEnsure youSuccessCreativityConsistencyGroomingOpen-mindedThe Ability to learnPassionPerfectionPerseveranceFlexibility and the Skill to AdaptEnthusiasm
  3. 3. 1.) Creativity Think outside the box Explore new ways to improve yourself Bring unique set of ideas wherever possible Don’t be afraid of “Thats one of the remarkable things about life. mistakes, a good sense Its never so bad that it cant blocks out creativity get worse.” ― Bill Watterson
  4. 4. 2.) Consistency Be able to carry out your tasks on time Try not to be a two- faced person Be on your top of your game at all times Always be humble in what you do.  “I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.” Always take the high- ― Abraham Lincoln road
  5. 5. 3.) Grooming & Etiquette It is essential for you to attend to your hygiene .i.e. cutting of nails, shaven, clean haircut Remember thank you’s and please’ Be Polite and helpful Create positive impression to your peers  “Just because you fail once doesnt and employers mean youre going to fail at everything.” Gain an understanding ― Marilyn Monroe of non-verbal communication
  6. 6. 4.) Open-minded Accept the differences in your colleagues Adapt to the new culture of your working environment Do not judge others as you would not like or  By all means lets be open- enjoy to be judged minded, but not so open- Learn to have a high minded that our brains drop out. tolerance of the people Richard Dawkins and things around you.
  7. 7. 5.) The Ability to Learn Control your mental attitude, you must be accurate by knowing when and where to apply your efforts Imagination plays a significant role in  The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure achieving success instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do Enthusiasm is great that, youre in control of your life. If you dont, life controls you. because it affects Tony Robbins whom it reaches
  8. 8. 6.) Passion Find out the qualities you have that are strong and useful, then plan for action You must have faith in your own ability You must be self- confident, self- motivated Inspire yourself and others to achieve your goals Have a drive, that keeps  Every great dream begins with you going and moving a dreamer. Always forward remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. Harriet Tubman
  9. 9. 7.) Perfection You must aim to have high standards Always have a high benchmark Set high goals Set high objectives And always try bring  “Many of lifes failures are the best out yourself people who did not realize how close they were to and others success when they gave up.” ― Thomas A. Edison
  10. 10. 8.)Flexibility Adapting successfully to changing situations Keeping calm in the face of difficulties Planning ahead but having alternative options in case things go wrong Thinking quickly to respond to sudden changes in circumstances Taking on new challenges  “Even if I knew that at short notice tomorrow the world would Dealing with changing go to pieces, I would still priorities/ workloads plant my apple tree.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.
  11. 11. 9.) Perseverance Never take a “no” for an answer You have to build up resilience in the workplace Keep your chin up, even when the  “If you are going going gets tough through hell, keep Keep your eyes set on going.” ― Winston Churchill the prize
  12. 12. 10.) Enthusiasm Balance the wheel of your emotions Be excited for the future, create goals to look forward to achieving Be eager for more, keen to excel Keep your day exciting in the workplace Create a network of peers, it will help keep you going
  13. 13. Life in the Corporate World You need to mature quickly Let go of those that always got you into trouble in the past, and take charge of your life You need to exercise a healthy lifestyle Try keep a social life going, this can be through you corporate network or your old friends and family  “It is not enough that we do And always remember our best; sometimes we must where you came from and do what is required.” how it all began ― Winston Churchill
  14. 14. Summary: Ten methods to ensuresuccess Creativity Consistency Grooming Open-minded The Ability to learn Passion Perfection  “Rivers know this: there is no Perseverance hurry. We shall get there some day.” Flexibility and the Skill to ― A. A. Milne, Winnie-the- Adapt Pooh Enthusiasm
  15. 15. Thank you The End You welcome to ask any questions, or comments on our work.