The quest for “great ideas” to stand out from the competition in today’s market is challenging, but can also be a fun adventure! Whether you are trying to launch your entrepreneurial vision, support a philanthropic effort, close a big deal, land your dream job or get that next promotion, we are all looking for that spot [...]
On a recent Saturday, I found myself sitting across a classroom desk from a woman who was pouring her heart out to me about her life, her kids, and her marriage. We were volunteering at our children’s school and on this brief reprieve from our duties, I listened to this very familiar tale of many [...]
Whether we realize it or not, we are always setting some form of goal; even if ‘getting through the day,’ is on your wish list – that in and of itself is a form of a goal.
Let me know if this feels familiar – you have a call with a person who criticizes your actions and suddenly you feel deflated. You ruminate on it for days feeling no self-worth and vacillating from anger to pity.
I have just returned from Las Vegas where I took the stage at The Most Powerful Women in Network Marketing Event. Imagine the energy of five thousand women entrepreneurs, along with several highly in-tune men, all with the singular focus on helping others and taking their lives to the next level in the process. Working [...]
Just saying or thinking the words "massive success" is enough to intimidate some. But isn't it amazing that the difference between winning and losing is often minimal? It looked like the New England Patriots, the likely candidates to win the NFL World Championships were going to tank and Matt Ryan’s Falcons would have one of [...]
Okay, sometimes it happens – the crazy train! We have a project deadline handed to us by our boss, or we are the boss and a new opportunity has arisen that commands our attention, or perhaps we have indeed left some things to the last minute and yes, we find ourselves working long hours [...]
Recently, I was at a time share presentation. This was not, however, any sort of regular sales jaunt, it was an upsell from my existing investment. And one that should have gone much better than it did, given the professed experience of the sales person. If ever one needed to become more time efficient with [...]
Photo Credit:Flickr/Atos Right now, the US is going through a pretty messy Presidential election. It seems both candidates are leaders with their dedicated following but completely repel (or maybe even repulse) their opponent’s constituency. Without diving into this heated political debate in any form or fashion, this issue does bring up some very important questions [...]
What if you don’t feel like you were born with leadership qualities? And don’t know how to be a leader or develop leadership? Yet, you are thrust into a leadership position anyway? Or maybe you have great entrepreneurial instincts and skills so you have this business that is taking off… Yet, to take it to the [...]