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Using Harsh Feedback to Fuel Your Career

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The first time I tried to enlist in the Marine Corps, I got laughed out of the recruiter’s office. At a pudgy 300 pounds, I was hardly an ideal candidate. The recruiter took one look at me, pointed to the door and told me to stop wasting his time.

After months of diet and exercise, I did get a recruiter to take me seriously — and I finally graduated from boot camp at 185 pounds, 18 months after that initial failed attempt. The tough feedback that I received in the Marines was exactly what I needed to get my life together...

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