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113 Attitude

Updated 03/15/2017

  1. a settled way of thinking or feeling about someone or something, typically one that
    is reflected in a person's behavior.
    "she took a tough attitude toward other people's indulgences"
    • a position of the body proper to or implying an action or mental state.
      "the boy was standing in an attitude of despair, his chin sunk on his chest"
      "an attitude of prayer"
    • NORTH AMERICANinformal
      truculent or uncooperative behavior; a resentful or antagonistic manner.
      "I asked the waiter for a clean fork, and all I got was attitude"

  So why isn't this under the Tips tab?

  Simple ... so many would not find it yet attitude drives so much of our behavior, helps
  our belief we can achieve objectives, removes roadblocks, helps us mentally to be
  better than we may have thought we were.  ATTITUDE IS, IN FACT, EVERYTHING.  Who
  wants to hire the person who doesn't go the extra mile. Who wants to hire the person
  who really looks like they do not want to be there. Who wants to hire the person who
  is not engaged and not excited to do something great?

  Henry Ford was dead on ...
  "If you believe you can't or you believe you can you are probably right!"

  Read what leaders have said and learn how ATTITUDE is a key.  Visit Pick Up Lines.

    Positive Attitudes 

    Acceptance Freedom Reliable
    Accepts others points of view Friendly Responsibility
    Affectionate Frugal Responsible
    Ambitious Generous Responsive
    Aspiring Gloomy Self-confident
    Candid Goodwill Self-directed
    Caring Grateful Self-disciplined
    Change Hard working Self-esteem
    Cheerful Honest Self-giving
    Considerate Humble Selfless
    Cooperative Interested Self-reliant
    Courageous Involved Sensitive
    Decisive Kind Serious
    Determined Mature Sincere
    Devoted Motivated Social independence
    Distant Not jealous Sympathetic
    Embraces Open minded Thoughtful
    Endurance Optimistic Thoughtful towards others
    Enthusiastic Perseverance Tolerant
    Expansive Positive Trusting
    Faith Practical Unpretentiousness
    Flexible Punctual Unselfish
    Focused Realistic Willingness
    Forgiving Work-oriented


    4 Types Of Job Attitudes – Which One Are You?  |  Work It Daily, Mary Sherwood Sevinsky           03/27/2015
Did you know there are different types of job attitudes? Find out which one you are!

    20 Ways to Maintain a Good Attitude During Job Search  |  Catherine Career Corner
Regardless of how tough your job search is, it’s absolutely important that you maintain
   positive attitude during job search. This article explores 20 ways to maintain a positive
   attitude during job search. It introduces you to several key concepts which will help you to
   use your innate power to walk through this period in order to achieve incredible success and
   it illustrates unique ways to harness, focus on you, your personal inner calm and your power.

   Your attitude could be killing your job search right now.
   Sometimes, a job seeker's mind-set, especially if you've been searching for a while, can
   be a deal breaker in the eyes of employers. Here are four common examples taken from
   the Career Planning for College Students message board as well as some tips on how to
   overcome them.

    The Job Seeker's Guide to a Good Attitude  |  Career Rocketeer                                                         01/04/2013
   There are a variety of aspects of the job search a job seeker just doesn’t have any control
   over. Even with the great amount of effort you put forth, there’s no guarantee your
   experience level will impress your potential employer or you’ll make it past a phone
   But there is one part of the job search you do have complete control over — your attitude
   — and it’s arguably the most important piece of your job search.

    Why Attitude is More Important than IQ!  |  Business Insider, Dr. Travis Bradberry                               03/23/2017
   When it comes to success, it's easy to think that people blessed with brains will inevitably
   leave the rest of us in the dust. But new research from Stanford University will change your
   mind (and your attitude).
   Psychologist Carol Dweck has spent her entire career studying attitude and performance,
   and her latest study shows that your attitude is a better predictor of your success than your

   It’s the one thing out of the entire process you can control. That's what makes your attitude
   vitally important in the job search. You can’t control when someone is going to call you back,
   or if the person liked you, or what the economy is going to do, but you can control your
   attitude and how you conduct yourself throughout the process.