Not that long ago, the average career path looked much the same for most – choose your course, do the study, graduate, get a job, climb the ladder, pay your mortgage off, retire. Not anymore. No longer can you expect a job for life, or to be married to the same industry for the lifetime.
Whether you are thinking of starting your own business, or already running one - you can learn everything you need to know from those who have been down the entrepreneurial path before. There are quite a few books written for aspiring entrepreneurs. So where do you start?
It seems that bashing Millennials has become a favourite national sport. The latest one to exercise with the Millennials instead of a punch bag is Simon Sinek, the author of three bestselling books: “Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action”, “Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t”, and “Together is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration”.
Being excited and happy about what you do is one of the best feelings, because we spend almost half of our lives at work or working. Unfortunately most people wake up and hate the thought of going to work. In fact, Deloitte studies show that over 80% of people are disengaged and don't enjoy their work.