Take Care of Yourself

Self care means being prepared to work

How serious are you about being successful? Successful people know the importance of taking care of themselves. This means taking care of your personal life. Get enough exercise and sleep. Eat healthy foods. Belong to a social or spiritual group.  Spent time with your family.  Set a regular schedule. Get regular checkups.  Learn how to make good choices.

Self care means being prepared to work

  • Do you have transportation ready?
  • Do you have child care arranged?
  • Do you have health care resources?
  • Do you have stable housing?

People new to managing their careers may need help. Don't be afraid to ask for it. Your community may have programs to help. You can ask about health care, day care, or housing programs . Ask at your public library.

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