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Why Hard Work Alone Isn’t Always Enough to Get Ahead

October 21, 2021

Via: HR Hero

From a young age, we’re taught that one of the best ways, if not the best way, to get ahead is simply to work hard. Hard work pays off. Much effort yields much prosperity. And to a certain point, this is true. Those who put in the time and effort often succeed in academia, securing useful degrees that help them land lucrative jobs. With a foot in the door, those who work hard tend to rise above entry-level positions, at least initially.

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