SCC251: 7 Unintended Ways Facebook Slows You Down In Changing Careers with Kingsley Grant

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Have You Been Wanting To CHANGE YOUR CAREER But FEELING STUCK? Are You In Need Of CLARITY To TAKE YOUR FIRST STEP Towards YOUR ENTREPRENEURIAL DREAM? I am here to help you do that. 

Kingsley Grant
Host: Kingsley Grant

Facebook is addictive and can keep you from focusing on what you need to be focused on. It has the potential of keeping you from a smooth career change along with a number of other goals, pursuits, etc.

Some people have compared Facebook's usage to that of gambling. The triggers in the brain that keeps you going in Ways Facebook Interferes With Your Career Change with Kingsley Grantfor one more round in gambling, is similar to firing that occurs in the brain when you try to get that one like on your post.

Facebook does have a lot of positive qualities but it cannot be denied that it has as many if not more, negative ones.

How many people's relationships have been shipwrecked because of the lure of Facebook? This is not blaming Facebook. It just happen to be the medium that provided an opportunity to connect with someone of the past or present, in a way that interferes with current relationships.

The lure of Facebook and what it does to the mind in enticing you to go all-in, sucks the life away from you so that you end up wasting precious time on Facebook that could have been used or should have been used to aggressively pursue your career change.

In this episode you'll hear how Facebook interferes with your career pursuit.

Here are the 7 Unintended Ways Facebook Keeps Your From A Smooth Career Change Facebook:

  1. Distracts
  2. Interrupts
  3. Creates a false positive
  4. Creates despair
  5. Increases FOMO 
  6. Impacts your resume
  7. Limits your reach

Each of the tips are expanded on within the show. Please share with others and show some love by leaving a Rating & Review on iTunes. See below for how to do so.

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