Words from the Wise 15: Nelson Mandela

 In 25th Anniversary, Articles, Careers, Words from the Wise

This is a series of posts that uses a quotation by a famous person from history to make a point about career management. Take a moment to reflect and see whether you can start using this wisdom as you start managing your career.

Nelson Mandela said:

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” Nelson Mandela

Proteus Career Management says:

“A job offer always happens eventually: it is persistence that is the name of the game for the job seeker.”

The lesson? “Be patient.”

Dr Mike Warren says:

Nelson Mandela was very much like Winston Churchill in one particular regard: they both believed strongly in persistence and not giving up even when things seem impossible. It’s a strong message for the job seeker – be persistent.

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Centuries ago – according to Homer – Proteus guided Jason and his Argonauts towards their home as they tried to return from the Trojan Wars. The team at Proteus Consultancy is passionate about helping you find your true career path. Look at our sessions and programmes, or just get in touch to book your free career consultation.

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