Why Not Being a “Natural” Can Be to Your Advantage Have you ever wished that you could Speak Like a Pro? Have you ever wished that you had the confidence and competence to stand before a group of any size and get your product or service or message out into the world so you could […]
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What Opportunities Are You Missing to Speak Up? Missed opportunities of the past need not block those right in front of you. Have you missed out on golden opportunities? Have you ever wished that you could turn back the clock and say YES to an opportunity that was staring you right in the face, but, […]
Do You Know What People Want? Do you know what people want? It pays to know. It’s so simple, it more often than not gets completely overlooked. My son could see what Michelle, a little girl in his third-grade class, wanted on her birthday. He understood at an early age what people want. Regardless of […]
How Present Are You? First, let’s define what it means to be “present.” To be present simply means to be consciously in the “now,” not focused on the past or the future. It means being free from judgment, aware of and able to calmly acknowledge and accept what you hear, see, smell, taste or feel […]
Do You Focus on an Alternate Reality? Just exactly what is an “alternate reality?” It’s a reality that’s quite different than what you might initially assume. For example, have you ever gotten upset with someone who didn’t respond to your phone calls and seemed to be ignoring you, only to discover an alternate reality […]
Mindfulness as a Success Strategy Let’s talk about mindfulness, which seems to be the new buzzword these days. Why? Because mindfulness could hold the secret to your success. So, what exactly is it? Mindfulness is, essentially, being aware. Some call it a type of meditation. It is the deliberate focus of one’s energy on the present moment […]
How often do you think about how you prime yourself? When my son was in high school, I found I needed to pay close attention to his choice of music. He loved anything hip hop, and seemed to “pig out” on it. While much hip hop music is benign, I noticed that when it spilled […]