We all need money, and those of us not born in a swimming pool of gold coins often acquire our wealth through a method called “working." Here are 14 scientific findings on how to find workplace success and continue to make that sweet, sweet dough. 

WORKPLACE ANXIETY CAN ACTUALLY BE BENEFICIAL Moderate levels of anxiety can help your work performance if you can self-regulate your behavior. However

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SELF-CONFIDENCE LEADS TO CAREER ADVANCEMENT Students with higher levels of confidence earlier earned better wages and were promoted more quickly when

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TRY USING IMMEDIATE REWARDS TO GET WORK DONE Instead of rewarding yourself when you complete a long project, a reward at the end of a section can help

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DON'T MAKE A BACK-UP PLAN un KOD Having a Plan B can actually reduce your performance and hurt your chances of successfully achieving your goal. CRACK

YOU NEED MORE THAN INTELLIGENCE Learning non-cognitive skills like attention, self-regulation, and perseverance leads to career success later. CRACKED

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