want to be successful? you bet, everyone does. And it's the actual words that come out of your mouth that might be
undermining your chances of success. The things you say in the office or to friends, no
matter how innocuous they seem to you, might be knocking you down the career
ladder and putting the top position you dream about out of reach.
career is too important to be tanked by a few negative phrases. Here are the
seven things you should strike from your workplace vocabulary if you want to
achieve the success you richly deserve:"
“That’s not in my job description.”
“It can’t be done.”
“It’s not my fault.”
“This will just take a minute.”
“I don’t need any help.”
“It’s not fair.”
“This is the way it’s always been done.”
things the way they’ve always been done is no way to run a business. Just ask
some of the companies which toed the line, accepted the status quo, and went
under. Adapting to an ever-changing marketplace is really the only way to
survive in an economy constantly being disrupted by the next big thing.
don’t have to be a slave to the trends, but you also can’t stick your head in
the sand and hope things go back to normal. Instead, come up with creative
solutions to new problems and innovate, and you’ll soon be in the driver’s seat
taking your organization into the future.
wants to be successful, so make sure your words aren't holding you back. These
seven phrases are career kryptonite -- by avoiding them, you can fly into your
future and become a successful superstar.
do you think? What phrases do you avoid on the job?