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1 Decide Exactly What You Want

The world has a habit of making room for the man whose words and actions show that he knows where he is going.

—NAPOLEON HILL

This is the “giant step” in personal success and achievement. Decide what you really want from your career. Take the time to analyze your personal talents and abilities. Look deep into yourself to determine what you really enjoy doing. Identify the tasks and activities that most interest you and hold your attention. Think back over your past jobs. What have been your most satisfying experiences and your most enjoyable moments?

You are nature’s greatest miracle. You are the end result of millions of years of evolution. There never has been, nor ever will be, anyone exactly like you. In ...

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