How to Motivate Yourself

By Brent Howland - Head of Growth @ Skilled

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. Confucius

Staying motivated can be quite challenging, especially if you are in the process of looking for a new job or pursuing a career. Learn more about how you can stay motivated and focused! 

Be prepared.

Before you walk into an interview, know what to expect. Learn more about the brand and the philosophy of your potential employer. Get a feel for the questions they might ask you, and so on. Remember that knowledge is power, and by empowering yourself, you’ll feel more confident.

Dress well.

Taking care of your appearance is not only a good way for you to make a good impression, but it is also a way to boost your confidence. We all feel better when we’re dressed to kill!


Hype yourself up: 

Try and lose your stress with something that can help you focus your mental energy: listen to a song you love on the way to the interview, or perhaps get a cup of coffee before you walk in (don’t spill your drink!) Even a phone call with a loved one or family member before an interview can serve you as a confidence boost!