Add Luck to Your Job Search (Winter/Spring 2008)
By Karen Litzinger, MA, LPC

A fall program presented at the Middle Atlantic Career Counselors Association by the LMA Consulting Group noted that lucky people have the following key characteristics:

Dr. Richard Wiseman, author of The Luck Factor, identified four themes of lucky people. In rewording these themes to be action statements rather than characteristics, try these strategies to improve your luck:

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