Dr. Neelima Kamrah, Principal KIIT World School Gurgaon
The seeds of one’s career are sown in school. Whatever is learnt during school years and how it is learnt decides the future course of one’s professional life to a large extent. Is it possible to say this knowledge is sufficient for our mental, physical, or personality growth? If you will seek the answer within yourself, you will get to know that this is not sufficient for your career growth. The reason behind this no is self-improvisation which is followed by most successful people and professionals in their life.
Self-improvement means improvement in one’s education. For reaching the top, your personal growth should never stop, you need to involve new habits, skills, hobbies, etc continuously. Nothing can be achieved in a single day, lots of effort and practice requires shooting an arrow on the target; practicing good habits and working on communication skills will enhance your personality development. There are some methods through which you can work on your personality to enhance your career are as follows:
1. Keep learning
One should always keep on learning. The best way to make yourself different from others is your intellect knowledge and that can only sharpen what you feed your mind without a break. Some examples can be reading a new book, learning a new language or trying new dishes with same ingredients. Challenging yourself to do better than last time in Wordscape or sudoku. Therefore, learning new things will intensify your skills and give you inner confidence that can be easily visible to everyone.
2. Routine plan
In our daily busy life, we forget to follow a schedule, if one is ever made by us, regarding our achievement. Everyone has a dream and that is important for being successful too. If you ever dream to become something in your life, then you must work hard to achieve it but this can be only done while you make right efforts in the right direction. Making a routine and following it is the key to the change in your life journey. It’s important to have discipline in your schedule. Starting your morning with a glass of water and morning walk keeps you fit. It is said-“The secret of your future is hidden in your daily routine.”
Doing meditation means self-relaxation for your mind along with the health care. For being smart it’s not important to have a good physique only but to have a good wit too. Giving half-hour daily to exercising your body will improve your growth mentally, physically, and emotionally which leads to self-improvement. Apart from this, it also helps in changing your thought process or purifying your thoughts that add-ons to personality.
4. Acceptance of failures
If you want to climb the ladder of success you need to accept failure while working for your goals. Once you start working for it, you must know to improve yourself and work on change. We should try to work on old bad habits and try to replace these with new ones. , Working on your habits will make you progress in career as well as give you a new way to lead a successful life leaving behind the darkness of failure.