Do you want to make your creative talents a career?
These are some great tips that will help you get started.
Here are 7 tips to help you turn your talents into a job
Believe and Promise
Believe in yourself, your talents, and your potential to succeed. Keep your resolution to succeed in mind. You can promise yourself that you will do whatever it takes to achieve your dream job. You can cultivate your talents or learn business skills. Commit to do what it takes to achieve your dreams. If you’re visual, it may be helpful to write down your promise to yourself and place it in a prominent location where you can see it every day. It’s important to date it so you can see it after you have’made it.
Identify your deepest desires for what you would do as a job candidate. Are you looking to make six figures? Are you looking to work with others or alone? What hours? Are you a traveler? Paid time off You can get paid time off. If you are still stuck, you can make a list with all the things you don’t want for your dream career and then make another list with everything you want. Another way to think about your ideal life is to visualize it five years later. Write every detail about a normal day in your dream life starting at the morning when you wake up. The last detail is the time you go to sleep that night. Next, take a look at the writing and transfer it to your dream job. This exercise will also help you see what your true desires are in other areas of life.
Brainstorming and Research
Spend some time researching and brainstorming about what you would like to do, according to your list. Are you interested in starting your own business? Are you interested in working for a company? Decide what career path you want.
Use the list of things that are most important to you in your career and the research and brainstorming that you did, create goals. Your career’s ultimate goal. There may be other goals you want to add. Set a realistic time frame for achieving your goals. The written goals should be posted where they can be seen daily. They should be read at least once per day.
Your goals should be written in the present tense so that they feel real and tangible. Add emotionally charged words such as “I give thanks” for making $10,000 per month doing what you love. These words should be spoken out loud every morning you get up, and each evening you go to bed. You’ll see faster results if you repeat them more often. Another tip for affirmations is to look in the mirror, say them while looking in the eye and then recite them when you are alone. You’ll notice a difference in 15 minutes per day if you repeat the affirmation five times a day. Be sure that your affirmation is true to you.
When you have the chance, spend time cultivating your talents. Even a few minutes can make a big difference. It’s easy to be busy these days. But if you love something and it’s important to you, then you will make the time.
Get support for yourself. Sometimes you will need encouragement and motivation. You can make friends by joining a class or group of talented people in your field. Even if you don’t know the person, find a mentor who can offer support and encouragement. Do not spend time with people who are critical of you or make you feel bad. Spending the most time with people you like will make you a better person. Do yourself a favor by becoming friends with successful people.
BONUS TIP – Take action – You are 100% responsible to your life and decisions. You decide whether you make it or not. You don’t have to be a victim. There are no excuses. You CAN do it.