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Are you making sloppy investments?

Are you making sloppy investments?

Let’s talk about your career investments. Now, hold on just a second — I’m pretty sure that frowns just popped up on a number of faces out there, right? And I get it. “Investment” is not exactly an inspiring word, is it? For most people, the word tends to feel buttoned-up and business-y. It’s the sort of word your parents — or even your grandparents — use. But, if you look at the actual definition of “investment,” this is what you’ll find: 1) The process of investing money for profit; 2) an act of devoting time, effort, and energy to a particular undertaking with the expectation of a worthwhile result. Profits and results? Come on, that’s something everyone can get excited about!