Part 2: Career Advice from Donald Trump TAKE CONTROL OF THE INTERVIEW: first impressions are deceptive. Don’t always assume that the boss will hire with a great interview. People are looking for a skilled intelligent person.
ASK FOR A RAISE AT THE RIGHT TIME: don’t ask the boss on the worst possible day. If everyone is down do not ever ask for more money. You should seriously consider asking for a raise on a sunny beautiful day.
BE TENACIOUS: Trump is building Trump Place. It is an example of why tenacity is a good move. He has been trying to build this for 30 years. Trump built a golf club: Trump International golf club. Trump is extremely supportive of golf courses. People with passion will never give. It is a momentum that will make you indominable. Some people should stay out of business. If they aren’t passionate then they should move onwards to something else. Don’t do something you don’t like for a living.
Turn your passion into profit.
NEVER CONFUSE FACTS WITH FICTION.
DON’T FEAR THE BRAND NAME: brand names are a way of holding standards. Who is going to eat a No Name brand hamburger? Who would you sue? The name is crucial. We all know the power of brand names. It is a viable outlet for creativity. Becoming a brand name is an excellent thing. An unknown developer is not going to be successful. The problem with brand names, the media will take a shot at you. Don’t be afraid to brag a bit. Toot your own horn. Celebrate your successes.
It’s not personal, it’s business.