If you’ve been following GetInterviews on Facebook
, you’ll know that we enjoy inspirational quotes. Now that fall has arrived, it’s important to make a strong start to the job search. Need a little motivation? Here’s some of our favorite quotes to get you going:
“Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm." – Winston Churchill
This is perhaps one of our favorite quotes. Many job seekers have experienced failure in the job search, but you shouldn't let that ruin your spirits. In fact, failure is a good thing. The world's most successful people will tell you that in order to succeed, you must be willing to fail. Why, you ask? The answer is simple. Each failure brings you closer to success, as long as you're learning from it.
Don't let failure in the job search prevent you from seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. Learn from each failure and you'll be that much closer to success!
"If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six sharpening my axe." -Abraham Lincoln
This quote from Abraham Lincoln emphasizes the importance of preparation. Many job seekers fail because they haven't taken the steps needed to succeed. With that being said, ask yourself this question:
"Have I done everything I can to prepare for a successful job search?"
"Change your thoughts and you change your world.” - Norman Vincent Peale
The job search can be very stressful. As a result, this can have a negative influence on your approach. Don't let the hardships of finding a job impact your thinking. It's often difficult to break this pattern, but it's very important to stay positive. As previously stated, you should look at each failure as a chance to try again. This type of positive thinking will undoubtedly lead to a healthier job search.
These quotes are just what you need to inspire a positive job search. What’s some of your favorite quotes?