Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Personal Development

Personal Development

Unless a person commits to continual growth, success is likely to become complacency.

Five Ways to Revitalize Your Job Search in the New Year

Happy 2016! The New Year is here so it is time to refresh and revitalize your job search. Here are some tips to help...

Hear The Music!

I have to hear it. A lot. Almost constantly to survive, thrive and be productive. Every time I get dry, every time without exception, I...

6 Ways To Build Your Own Luck For Advancing Your Career

Here in this article we have talked about top 6 Ways to Build Your Own Luck for Advancing Your Career actively manage your career....

12 Habits to Finish 2015 Strong and Begin 2016 Stronger

The end of 2015 is approaching and with it comes the closure of an old chapter in everyone's life. The new year is around...

Listening… The Secret to Communication

“There is a difference between listening and waiting for your turn to speak.” — Simon Sinek My previous two posts in this Soft Skills series...

Modernize Your Resumes for 2016

From fashion to the world of business, nearly everything is subject to trends. Resumes are no different, even though traditional resume formatting and content...

2016: THE Why – What – Who – How – When

2016.  It’s not that far away – excited? I certainly am although I’m going to finish 2015 strongly first. While we close off 2015 and...

Getting to the Finish Line – the 5 Keys

2016 is just around the corner…. Yet, if you’re like me, there’s still loads you want to get done, to get achieved before the...

5 Crucial Blogging Mistake Newbies Should Avoid

Newbies are the bloodline to the blogging community. Without them, internet is a place of ghosts. This article focus towards the mistakes these newbies...

Self – less Selfies!

So at the end of the year we get bombarded by lists of all sorts, most of which are fun. Who has the most money? Bill...

How to Earn Money Online Without a Website

For those of you who think otherwise, there are several methods to generate income on the internet even without having a web page of...

Choose Simple, Go Deep

I read this suggestion the other day. It made my skin crawl. Write down 10 things you would like to do differently in 2016, the...

Reap the Rewards of Everyday Transitions

It’s that time of year. Major transitions. We switch from work mode into holiday mode. We transition from one year to the next. A time to...

Nonverbal Communication – the Ultimate Soft Skill?

Interpersonal communication is a huge part of leadership. The ability to get your message across, whether it’s a simple instruction or a complex expectation,...

The 7 Habits of Highly Impactful People

Cultivating great impact habits boosts your positive influence, as well as your business’ financial success. This first habit focuses on what you really value. You...

Does An Increase Of Money Decrease Stress and Worry?

How many times did you think or hear someone say that they will stop being stressed they day they solve their money issues? It's...

100 Reasons why You Haven’t Being Promoted and What To Do...

You have worked 10 years in an establishment but you have never been promoted, why? You work very hard, but your efforts hardly get noticed...

Top 5 Soft Skills Necessary in a Workplace

More than 75% of main issues occurred in the workplaces are only due to soft skills. Soft Skills express the behaviour of a person...

Going To Study Abroad? Learn How To Save On Your Stay

If you decline your brilliant study-abroad opportunities only because of high costs, it`s a bad idea. After all, there is a large variety of...

Yo Rudolf!

So I am sitting on my front porch recently. The walls protecting me from the elements are framed windows. The ADT camera is on...

Chandelier Swinging & 10 Other Personal Branding Tips

While it’s a bit extreme, I’m sure there’ve been plenty of people who’ve swung from a chandelier (or similar) to get noticed. It sounds...

Is communication the most important soft skill?

“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said.” - Peter Drucker Is communication the most important soft skill? I believe it is,...

The 10/20/30 Rule of Power Point Presentations

I suffer from something called attention deficit disorder (or ADD for short) but, don’t worry, you can’t get it from reading this article (although...

A Happiness Formula in 10 Easy Steps

Happiness is the happiest state of mind. Some people believe in a bright future. They think positively and life leads to Love. They are...
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The ‘Who Do You Know Syndrome’ Becomes a Society Issue

The gap between the two social classes (Haves and Have not) continues to widen as our present societies have adopted class difference as a...

Honesty!

Honesty means being trustworthy, loyal, fair and sincere along with an absence of lying. Honesty includes integrity and helps form your reputation. See recent and...

What makes a Successful Entrepreneur/Person

Airline Pilot to Entrepreneur to Professor. I'm being asked all the time, "How did you do it?" You were an airline pilot for 20...

4 Steps to Start-Up Success

While sitting on the beach one day in Amelia Island, Florida, I noticed my children (6 and 5 at the time) frantically building something...

How To Create Successful Habits

Find out how forming the right habits can literally make you or break you. You will find out the reason why bad habits are...

I Did Everything Wrong: Learn From Me

I've met some excellent career coaches and resume writers on LinkedIn. There's a great deal of consensus, as well as occasional radically different approaches...

Finding happiness without seeking

Mostly we look for happiness in the outside world. What we do not know is that it lies inside us. In our own mind...

In Praise Of Sacred Time

It's that time of year. Beyond the hustle and bustle, we settle into moments of sacred time. Related: Gratitude and Thanksgiving Sacred time. We stop and remember...

Is Professionalism a Soft Skill?

This is the second in a series of posts exploring Soft Skills and why they are so important to your success in any endeavour. “Soft...

How To Enhance Your Intuition Capacity To Maximize Moments Of Opportunity

Steve Jobs attributed much of his success to his ability to follow his own “inner knowing”, even when analysts and “experts” disagreed. He was...

Be A Corporate Nomad, Not a Corporate Hodad!

A hodad is someone who pretends to be something he is not.  A term born in surfing, hodads were guys who hung out at...

How I learn to manage Major Life Changes

In life change is inevitable.  Whether the change is planned or unplanned, every one of us must face one sort of change or the...

How Would You Score Your Reputation?

Your reputation is different than your integrity, in many ways it is more dynamic and complex. Like integrity, I believe there is a score...

Are Soft Skills Learned or Inborn?

 This is the third in a series of posts exploring Soft Skills and why they are so important to your success in any endeavour. Soft...

Why You Want To Self-Reveal

How much do I tell, how much do I withhold? When does self-revelation serve a conversation, when is it self-indulgent? It’s a game of context and social...

7 Truths to Set Yourself Up for Success

Success comes in different forms and it means different things to different people. There isn't a precise formula to follow to be successful nor...

So, What Are These Things Called “Soft Skills”?

So, What Are These Things Called “Soft Skills”? ‘Politeness and civility are the best capital ever invested in business. Large stores, gilt signs, flaming advertisements,...

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3-Step Linkedin Secret Sauce To Getting Booked As A Speaker

WOULDN’T IT BE GREAT IF YOU COULD GENERATE UP TO 64% OF YOUR WEBSITE REFERRAL TRAFFIC JUST FROM LINKEDIN? Having a successful LinkedIn profile does...

9 tips for surviving the ‘noise’ in business

Today, we’re bombarded with so much ‘noise’ in business, right? Everywhere we turn – LinkedIn, Facebook (especially sponsored adverts), Twitter, online blogs, emails from people...
Chandelier Swinging and my FREE Webinar this week

Chandelier Swinging and my FREE Webinar this week

I’m sure there’ve been plenty of people who’ve swung from a chandelier (actually or metaphorically) to get noticed.  It sounds like a lot of...

How-To Improve Your SEO Strategy As A Small Business

With Google reaching over 100 billion monthly searches, YOU need to stand out as a small business and one of the best ways to...
Top 5 Personality Traits Investors Look for in an Entrepreneur

Top 5 Personality Traits Investors Look for in an Entrepreneur

People often ask me what kind of personality traits successful entrepreneurs possess? I've always maintained a mental list, based on my observations over years of...
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