THE PROXIMITY PRINCIPLE - The Proven Strategy That Will Lead to a Career You Love

THE PROXIMITY PRINCIPLE
The Proven Strategy That Will Lead to the Career You Love
"The Proximity Principle" is that you find opportunities to do what you love by getting around the right people and being in the right places. This is more than moving to Hollywood if you want to be an actor or to Silicon Valley if you want to start a tech firm. You also have to apply the right practices to make great connections happen.
Introduction
THE RIGHT PEOPLE
THE RIGHT PLACES
THE RIGHT PRACTICES
1. Professors – instructors in your field
2. Professionals – the best of the best
3. Mentors – offering guidance and help
4. Peers – who accompany you
5. Producers – who create jobs and hire
To activate the Proximity Principle, all you have to
do is ask yourself three questions:
1. Who do I need to know?
2. Where do I need to be?
3. What do I need to start doing?
1. The place where you are right now
2. A place to learn and get certified
3. A place to practice and experience
4. A place to perform
5. A place to grow and polish skills
1. Create a web of connections
2. Make your connections count
3. Seize the opportunity
4. Adopt a proximity mindset
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