luck is hard work by David Kanigan


Luck is hard work…

March 19, 2012 By David Kanigan 7 Comments

“…70% of American workers believe the key ingredient to being lucky in their careers is having a strong work ethic…

…Of 7,000 respondents in 15 countries…84% said they believed that luck – good or bad – plays some role in their professional lives.

…But they aren’t relying on kismet: participants consider luck to be something people create for themselves…

…Respondents said the most important factors in generating good fortune are solid communication skills, flexibility, strong work ethic, acting on opportunities and having a robust network, in that order…”

Source: Wall Street Journal, Luck is Hard Work

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303717304577279473549339082.html

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“…70% of American workers believe the key ingredient to being lucky in their careers is having a strong work ethic…

…Of 7,000 respondents in 15 countries…84% said they believed that luck – good or bad – plays some role in their professional lives.

…But they aren’t relying on kismet: participants consider luck to be something people create for themselves…

…Respondents said the most important factors in generating good fortune are solid communication skills, flexibility, strong work ethic, acting on opportunities and having a robust network, in that order…”

Source: Wall Street Journal, Luck is Hard Work


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3 thoughts on “luck is hard work by David Kanigan

  1. There’s a saying that goes, “You make your own luck.” I don’t know if I agree with that or not. I think luck does play a factor in your life.

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