“It is not the mountains we conquer but ourselves.” ~Sir Edmund Hillary
We need to learn to get out of our own way sometimes. It is really amazing the things I’ve put off because of fear. I hear job seekers do it too. There is a website called Zen Habits that had a super post listed recently. It is entitled “How to Summit Life’s Everyday Mountains”. The author, Scott Dinsmore, is a mountain climber and he shares advice on how to reach life’s summit! So perfect for the Career Sherpa theme, eh?! Dinsmore uses climbing analogies to make his point. Here are a couple of my favorite!
Here is to a great week of climbing to the summit, whatever your summit might be.
Hannah Morgan speaks and writes about job search and career strategies. She founded CareerSherpa.net to educate professionals on how to maneuver through today’s job search process. Hannah was nominated as a LinkedIn Top Voice in Job Search and Careers and is a regular contributor to US News & World Report. She has been quoted by media outlets, including Forbes, USA Today, Money Magazine, Huffington Post, as well as many other publications. She is also author of The Infographic Resume and co-author of Social Networking for Business Success.