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Don’t Be Afraid of Hard Work

Written by T.K Coleman. The original post can be found here. There comes a point in everyone’s life when they realize that hard work is overrated. Each person in his or her own time will […]

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How to accelerate learning. Fireside chat with entrepreneurs at Google Launchpad

How to accelerate learning. Fireside chat with entrepreneurs at Google Launchpad For a Fireside chat https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fireside-chat-with-ex-ceo-of-lancome-loreal-group-on-branding-marketing-and-startups-tickets-38898167466 invited by the energizing Shuonan Chen General Partner at Agile VC (early stage investor), I’ve discovered Shinect (Share Inspire […]

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What It Takes to Train The Next Generation of Innovators

By Sujan Patel Co-founder, Web Profits @sujanpatel Originally published on Inc.com Sean Sheppard, founder of GrowthX Academy, discusses the critical skills for the upcoming “Innovation Economy”. “How do we educate people for a future we can’t predict?” It’s […]

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All Men Get What They Seek

By Aidan Cunniffe – Entrepreneur, @TEDTalks Speaker, Inventor, Humanist and Runner Originally posted on AidanCunniffe.com All men get what they seek. And everything else is luck. Humans are incredibly capable beings. We’ve created everything you […]

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Embrace Your Contradictions

By Aidan Cunniffe – Entrepreneur, @TEDTalks Speaker, Inventor, Humanist and Runner Originally posted on AidanCunniffe.com “Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.” — Dr. […]

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How to Stand Out and Land Your Dream Role

By Chris Marin, Founder at Convertist My friend Erica – let’s call her Erica – was recently in the market for a new sales role. She had a few years experience closing midsize ACV’s, and […]

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Top 10 Ways to Break into Growth Marketing as a Nontechnical

By GrowthX Academy mentor Yunzhe Zhou The odds were definitely stacked up against me: I majored in Psychology, only interned in nontechnical roles and on top of that, lived in a middle-of-nowhere town in Virginia (needless […]

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Top 10 Career Tips

by GrowthX Academy mentor, Amy Slater The Statistics In September of 2016, The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that: “The median number of years that wage and salary workers had been with their current employer was […]

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How to Turn Office Small Talk Into Career Growth Opportunities

Written by GrowthX Academy mentor Ksenia Kouchnirenko, SurveyMonkey Originally Published on LinkedIn If you spend your time in an office, you often find yourself engaging in small talk with your colleagues, work-friends, and executive leadership alike. […]

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Do What You Love: Engagement for your Product & Person

Written by GrowthX Academy mentor Harrison Dahme. Originally posted on Medium. This is part of a 5-part series building a Growth mindset, for life and work.   Where does your heart go when your mind wanders? How […]

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Three UX Designers on Why They Design and How They Got Started

GrowthX Academy spoke with three UX designers about what inspired them to pursue a career in the field and how they got started. They each came to UX design from different careers but were all fascinated by the opportunity […]

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Making a Career Change? Consider a Personal Board of Advisors

If you’re considering a career change, form a Personal Board of Advisors. A personal board of advisers can improve your life by giving you access to unlimited opportunities and maximizing your potential while keeping you […]

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