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How to Start Building a Lasting Career in Your Twenties

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5 valuable pieces of advice on how to start building a lasting career while you're still in your twenties.

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How to Start Building a Lasting Career in Your Twenties

  1. 1. HOW TO START A LASTING CAREER IN YOUR TWENTIES ADVICE FOR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS ©LADD GASPAROVIC, 2016
  2. 2. THE BEST TIME TO LAUNCH YOUR CAREER IS IN YOUR TWENTIES, BUT THE PROCESS CAN BE DAUNTING. HERE ARE MY TOP 5 TIPS FOR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS LOOKING TO START A LIFELONG CAREER. ©LADD GASPAROVIC, 2016
  3. 3. 1. TAKE RISKS. ©LADD GASPAROVIC, 2016 WHEN IT COMES TO YOUR PROFESSIONAL GROWTH, DISCOMFORT WILL ONLY MAKE YOU STRONGER. DON'T BE AFRAID TO TAKE RISKS; TRUST THAT THEY WILL EVENTUALLY PAY OFF.
  4. 4. 2. FIND A MENTOR. ©LADD GASPAROVIC, 2016 THE MENTOR-MENTEE RELATIONSHIP IS A CRUCIAL PART OF BECOMING SUCCESSFUL. WHETHER YOUR MENTOR IS IN YOUR FIELD OR ANOTHER ONE, MAKE SURE YOU CAN LEARN FROM THEIR EXPERIENCES.
  5. 5. 3. SPEAK UP. ©LADD GASPAROVIC, 2016 MANY YOUNG PEOPLE FEEL UNCOMFORTABLE SPEAKING UP IN THE WORKPLACE. REMEMBER THAT YOUR YOUTH ACTUALLY GIVES YOU A UNIQUE AND VALUABLE PERSPECTIVE THAT MAY BE HELPFUL AND NECESSARY.
  6. 6. 4. TAKE IT OFFLINE. ©LADD GASPAROVIC, 2016 THE STRONGEST PROFESSIONAL RELATIONSHIPS ARE FORMED IN PERSON. UNDERSTAND THE IMPORTANCE OF UNPLUGGING FROM TECHNOLOGY SO YOU CAN BE PRESENT AND ENGAGED AT WORK.
  7. 7. 5. MAKE AN IMPACT EARLY. ©LADD GASPAROVIC, 2016 THE FASTER YOU MAKE AN IMPACT WITHIN A COMPANY, THE MORE SUPPORT AND ATTENTION YOU'LL RECEIVE. TAKE ON BIG PROJECTS. WORK HARD. WORK LATE. SHOW YOUR BOSSES THAT YOU MEAN BUSINESS, AND WATCH YOUR CAREER TAKE OFF.
  8. 8. YOU CAN DO THIS. For more business advice, visit www.LaddGasparovicCoaching.com. ©LADD GASPAROVIC, 2016

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