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50 ways to invest in yourself and boost your career

Stacker Logo By Sarah Jones of Stacker | Slide 1 of 51: When most people think about career advancement, they think in terms of dollars and cents. They wonder how much an advanced degree will cost them and if that degree will help them jump to the next pay bracket. Thinking about costs and returns is not a bad thing, but money isn’t the only measurement of success. Bolstering one’s career and intrinsic worth takes more than cash–in fact, the most important investments in personal and professional growth might only cost an investment of time. At Stacker, we researched the best practices and methods for personal and professional success as recommended by leading entrepreneurs, industry experts and renowned world thinkers. We’ve supplemented those best practices with research from Statista, the Harvard Business Review, and various medical journals. As SUCCESS Magazine Contributing Editor Mel Robbins said, “The time is now. Stop hitting the snooze button on your life.”

50 ways to invest in yourself and boost your career

When most people think about career advancement, they think in terms of dollars and cents. They wonder how much an advanced degree will cost them and if that degree will help them jump to the next pay bracket. Thinking about costs and returns is not a bad thing, but money isn’t the only measurement of success. Bolstering one’s career and intrinsic worth takes more than cash–in fact, the most important investments in personal and professional growth might only cost an investment of time.

At Stacker, we researched the best practices and methods for personal and professional success as recommended by leading entrepreneurs, industry experts and renowned world thinkers. We’ve supplemented those best practices with research from Statista, the Harvard Business Review, and various medical journals. As SUCCESS Magazine Contributing Editor Mel Robbins said, “The time is now. Stop hitting the snooze button on your life.” Click through to see how to move forward.

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