Negative thinking takes a huge toll on our energy. It prevents us from enjoying every moment that life has to offer (good and bad) and from reaching our goals. We work a job that we really don’t care for instead of making our vocation a vacation (the act of enjoying what you do for a living). I ... Views: 3
In 1993, Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen had a goal: to get their book Chicken Soup for the Soul to the top of The New York Times bestseller’s list. 
They sought out the advice of 15 best-selling authors (including John Gray, Ken Blanchard and Scott Peck), but as helpful as their ... Views: 2
One area that is sometimes overlooked when scheduling your kids’ time is how important it is to allow independent play.
It might not be necessary to have a literal scheduled block of time for play, especially if play still comes naturally to both you and your children, but if you find that ... Views: 2
So, you want to be a successful marketer, first let me applaud you on your decision. The lifestyle afforded to those who learn to master a few simple concepts, can be more rewarding than you may realize at this point. First, know that we all struggle with ourselves and until we re-train our ... Views: 1
When one is unable to let go, they’re going to end up using their energy to hold onto what they no longer need. And as they no longer need what they’re holding onto, it is not going to affect their ability to receive anything new.
What one is holding onto no longer has a purpose and it is ... Views: 1
The road to excellence is paved by those who are decisive in their thinking. Your ability to make sound decisions can be one of the most life-enhancing skills you can ever possess. Good decision making empowers your future and leads you closer to your goals.
Think of it this way: Your life is ... Views: 4
Our existence in this world has a purpose. We have a purpose and that is to reach the goals that we have for ourselves. We can reach these goals if we have the right tools to use to attain them. If we are not equipped with the right tools then it would be rather difficult or impossible to ... Views: 2
S: Shocking, Solution, Secret, Shortcut, Spoken for, and Sold Out
You can build a sustainable business by giving away surprise bonuses. Your clients will feel they’re getting the biggest bang for their buck.
My clients are always shocked when they receive surprise bonuses with an item that ... Views: 6
S: Surprise Bonuses
Few things are more exciting than getting free bonus products, or surprise bonuses. People who receive them feel special.
I give away surprise bonuses regularly. After videotaping each monthly Lifestyle Freedom Club teaching, I send copies of the DVD to my students and ... Views: 7
E: Experience, Engage, and Experiment
My grandfather’s type of customer service is an experience, the very experience that leaves a great last impression. The last impression is the very last thing a client remembers about you before departing from your place of business.
One of the keys ... Views: 6
R: Relationships, Revival, Restoration, and Responses
Business is all about relationships. One great way to build those relationships is to pick up the phone and call your clients. Talk to them. Ask them how they’re doing and tell them how you can assist them in solving a problem that ... Views: 6
P: Priority, Participation, and Presence
One of your major priorities in business should be to give top-notch customer service. From the beginning to the end of your meeting with a client, give them an experience that they will remember.
One of the best ways to create that experience is to ... Views: 7
M: Memory and Mindset
Having an excellent memory is an important part of succeeding in business. For example, you can use your memory to impress a client. How? Show that you remember something that’s important to your clients such as their birthday, anniversary, or ... Views: 2
Do you have the tenacity to keep on going to achieve your goals? Can you continue writing year after year submitting stories and never publish anything? Do you take charge of your goal and stay with it despite all the struggles you may face?
We would if we had the intense emotional drive ... Views: 4
When working with my executive coaching clients, or presenting to a group of leaders, I am struck by how often people identify with what they do versus who they are and what they have to offer. In the extreme they spend more time selling their employers than themselves. Good for Company X, bad ... Views: 6
Surprisingly, luck is not a matter of chance! It has been scientifically proven that we create our own luck—good or bad—and that we can change our luck, too!
Last Saturday I took part in a local Toronto conference entitled Discover Your Personal Branding. I was offered a free pass, ... Views: 13
While it is relatively easy to notice what is taking place in the outside world, the same can’t be said when to comes to what is taking place within ones inner world. From the moment one is born, they’re going to pick up information about the world and this is likely to continue until the day ... Views: 12
What are your goals in life? What do you hope to achieve in the future? Let us take an example. Let us say that your goal is to lose weight and live a healthy life. This is a goal that you would like to attain, therefore let us determine what habits you should have that will work towards ... Views: 21
If you feel indispensable to your company and you need to be in contact all the time, then the chances are you will want to take your work phone, tablet or pc on holiday with you. Unfortunately, combining sun, sea and sangria with our beloved gadgets can often cause a whole host of problems.
If ... Views: 6
Is there even a dinner table anymore? Could this be one of the reasons our kids have difficulty with creative problem-solving? Never mind our kids…I’m hearing from employers that their employees, especially in the 18-to-30 age range, lack creative ideas and have poor decision-making, and ... Views: 15
Positive thinkers sometimes get caught up in the negativity of this world. It surrounds us every day now that we have social media, the Internet, television news, the movies, and more. Staying positive requires frequent redecorating of our minds.
The first rule from Dale Carnegie is "Don't ... Views: 5
A major problem impairing an executive's performance are his Emotional Blind Spots. Emotions, whether we like them or not, have a significant impact on one's decisions. An example is the Enron case where executives ran into severe ethical and legal consequences after falling prey to the ... Views: 7
Is it possible to be truly resilient to stress i.e. "stress free"? Absolutely but it will take the courage to a) look at commonly held beliefs about stress b) challenge them outright and c) let them go once and for all. Are you up for the challenge? The rewards are immeasurable.
Although many ... Views: 14
Do you know that self sabotaging thoughts and behaviors are generated subconsciously by programming based in negative memories from your past? Do you know that unless one can permanently erase/delete the memories driving that programming they will remain a helpless and self destructive being ... Views: 22
Do you know that all relationship conflict arises because old emotional "buttons" are re-triggered which sets off an "emotional storm" rooted in earlier negative relationship experiences of abuse, humiliation, betrayal, rejection, abandonment, etc. stored as negative memories in the subconscious ... Views: 21
Do you know that all relationship conflicts arise because of unconsciously held co-dependent patterns held by each partner? Do you know such patterns are rooted in early negative relationship experiences stored in the subconscious mind as negative memories or rejection, abuse, abandonment, ... Views: 7
You might not think the owner of a computer services firm would face the same day-to-day problems as someone who runs a childcare center. But in reality, no matter what type of company you own, certain universal challenges are almost guaranteed to crop up.
In my 17 years as a business coach, ... Views: 21
Not long ago, a client emailed me begging for advice on time management. “I’m too easily sidetracked by all my to-do lists, non-work activities, and sunny weather,” she wrote. “Help!”
I’ve been hearing this lament a lot lately. So many things clamor for our attention, both at our jobs and in ... Views: 8
As a business owner you may experience some or all of these thoughts throughout the week …
* It’s a lot of work.
* It’ll be overwhelming and my life will get out of control.
* I don’t know how.
* Employees are a hassle.
* The way it is now is good enough.
* The bigger ... Views: 21
When you hear your voice on a recording, what first comes to mind? Would you say that your voice is wimpy, weak or too soft? Perhaps it is throaty, raspy or hoarse. Do you find it higher in pitch than you thought? Maybe you sound too young. You may find it breathy or whispery or the exact ... Views: 11
There are a lot of considerations that go into pricing your products and services, including the value you offer, your expertise, and what your market will bear. And when you know you’re priced right and prospects show great interest – but you’re struggling to make a sale, it could come down to ... Views: 13
It’s hard to go back to the rigor of work after the relaxed pace of summer. You have to give up junkie novels on the beach and barbecues for commuter traffic, power meetings and deadlines.
This shift requires you to get you’re A-game on, sharpen up your reflexes and perform at your best. It ... Views: 6
Online mobile recharge is said to be the best option that is more convenient and safe method. One can make payment through credit card, net banking, or debit card and use efficient and powerful security measures in order to ensure maximum account security and transactions. It comes with ... Views: 8
Are you focused working on your own “Monetize Your Passion” plan of action? Or are you still unclear on your “Monetize Your Passion” Vision & Mission? Hope you’re getting crystal clear on your true passion and stepping into your personal power (including your skills, talents, passion and ... Views: 18
Are you using the power of building powerful partnerships to monetize your passion? Are you creating strategic alliances and real relationships with other centers of influence (COI) to expand your authentic business success? If yes, congratulations! That’s the way to go. If you’re not there yet, ... Views: 21
To answer the question, “Who am I” requires you ask, “Where did I come from?” Many try to answer that question with a genealogical search. That only answers part of the question. A genealogical search may teach you about your ancestors but it does not tell you anything about your origin. ... Views: 11
Part of being human means that one has needs and this is not something that can be changed. It is possible for one to deny that they have needs, but this won’t cause their needs to simply disappear.
Ideally, one will be in touch with their needs and it will then be possible for their needs ... Views: 19
When you think about performance reviews, what do you think?
Chances are, your first thoughts aren't positive, and the day of your performance review isn't a day you circle with positive anticipation.
The fact is that . . .
Most performance reviews . . . aren't very effective.
Most ... Views: 11
What is a Xen VPS?
With common shared internet hosting, a user is offered a storage and bandwidth allocation on a dedicated server and they share the server's CPU, memory and other sources with hundreds of other users.
With a Xen VPS, a server's sources are divided into considerably larger ... Views: 9
NO Second Chance to Make a First Impression / Online Marketing
Thirty four years of working with professional sales people has opened up my eyes and mind to what separates the really good ones from the average performers, which seemingly are the majority of them.
In analyzing barriers to ... Views: 9
Our coming and following it presence and activities in society can be very much likened to a movie production.
Immediately after arrival in this organic world, we then (without being asked) get downloaded into one of the various social structures with their made up and continuously imposed ... Views: 32
How would you describe yourself in 51 words? How would your friends describe you in 51 words? How would you describe your job or business in 51 words? How would you describe your relationship in 51 words? What are your key 51 self-improvement words?
While this takes a little soul searching, ... Views: 12
“Quick Success in Chess!”
This course contains some powerful practical tips.They will help you to find the best moves and to do it quickly! Also you will optimize your chess training and will speed up your progress.
Learn the lessons slowly and seriously. Only this way gives real ... Views: 10
“How to get stronger in chess?”
“Why some players make huge progress while others don’t?”
Although you may have heard various explanations, in reality the answer is very straightforward. There are three main factors that determine your fast/slow chess progress.
FACTOR #1: Your desire
... Views: 9
Did anyone ever tell you, “If you’re not going to or can’t do it right, don’t do it at all”? That “advice” can be appropriate at times, but the rest of the time, it sets you up for self-sabotage and lack, actual or perceived.
Obviously, there are times when you hope that’s the motto of a ... Views: 29
Do you know that a significant reason why individuals procrastinate is because they harbor within a rebellious inner child who refuses to let you be your Authentic Mature Adult Self? Do you know that this "child" exists primarily in reaction to subconsciously stored negative memories of neglect, ... Views: 22
Do you know that when most people are born into this reality they are met by a social (family) environment that already has prepared a series of scripted expectations they are meant to embrace? Do you know this means that their Authentic Creative Self never gets the opportunity to fully express ... Views: 13
Do you know that neediness hijacks the mind and causes one to make choices based on feelings of insecurity, fears of being abandoned or rejected, jealousy, etc.? Do you know this not only makes one feel and appear unattractive it also leaves them feeling out of control and unable to discern ... Views: 14
Do you know that feelings of jealousy are a) not a sign of how much you love someone b) make you a potentially controlling, needy, unattractive person and c) has the tendency to destroy your relationships?
Do you also know that these negative feelings were actually imprinted "into" you as a ... Views: 14
Do you know the main reason one continues to feel like a failure after having endured a negative event is that they harbor within the negative memory of that event? Do you know that memory serves as the incontrovertible evidence for the belief that they are a failure?
Finally do you know ... Views: 9