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Be the Woman You Want to Be by Elisabeth Wilson, Infinite Ideas

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91. Face it, you are you and they are them

Take a positive, practical but sceptical attitude to your organisation. Don’t expect to spend your whole career in one organisation and don’t trip over internal politics.

Are you in the right place? People are happier and work better when they can identify with the objectives of the organisation they work for.

It is hard to get up in the morning with energy and enthusiasm if you feel that your work contributes to something you couldn’t care less about. Make sure you are working for an organisation that is doing something worthwhile and is likely to be successful. You are much more likely to build a career there.

If right now you’re working towards a goal that neither interests you nor inspires ...

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