You Goofed … Now What?

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Most creative professionals are familiar with the term career-limiting move – when you make a mistake so bad it jeopardizes your job, or even your career. While it’s true that some mistakes are difficult (if not impossible) to bounce back from, in many cases, most on-the-job gaffes can be smoothed over by taking the right action steps.
Following are some “sticky” situations you may encounter at work and advice for preventing them from standing in the way of your future success:

Everyone makes mistakes on the job, but not everyone recovers. Handling a mistake with grace and learning from the experience is the best way to move forward in your career.
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