If clichés like "Follow your passion," "Give 110%," and "Be true to yourself" just aren't cutting it for you, then we've got some fresh takes on how to get a head start on your career.
From "Don't work too hard" to "Relax," here's some of the best — and often unconventional — advice for you from some really successful people:
Richard Branson: Never look back in regret — move on to the next thing
Richard Branson's mother taught him that.
"The amount of time people waste dwelling on failures, rather than putting that energy into another project, always amazes me," the Virgin Group founder and chairman told The Good Entrepreneur. "I have fun running ALL the Virgin businesses — so a setback is never a bad experience, just a learning curve."