Quick Tips to Career Success

Jeff Housenbold, Shutterfly

Shutterfly CEO Jeff Housenbold rattles off a roster of quick and valuable bits of advice for the aspiring entrepreneur and employee of corporate America. Highlights include finding yourself a mentor invested in your success. He suggests learning where the money is made in a company, and building a career in that sector. Find wide areas of growth or turnaround and you will have the opportunity for broader success. And, uncover your boss’ problems – and your boss’ bosses’ problems – and work to solve them. Don’t dwell on titles; go to work to learn. Your intelligence is the ante, but it’s luck that rings the cash register.