The sooner you get your head around this concept and resolve to make it a lifelong work-in-progress, the closer you will be to becoming successful and happy at work. Start with the premise that everyone can be just that little bit better every day. If you were to make just a 1% improvement each day, within a little over three months you’d be 100% better than you are now. While that’s easier written than done, if you don’t aim high, you’re unlikely to see the improvements you’re imminently capable of. And what’s 'better'? Well, only you know that.

An easy way to improve is by doing something you love. Enjoying whatever it is that you spend your day doing gives an easy leg-up to motivation and energy. If you’re ...

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