It never fails. On every author's book tour, every interviewer, every moderator, every talk show host always asks the same question, especially when the room goes silent and they need to rescue the interview -- "Why did you write your book?" This is a failsafe method to get the author chatting ... Views: 264
I heard Christine Comaford speak at a huge event in New York City. This dynamic multi-millionaire entrepreneur and author of “Rules for Renegades” spoke of her early career days when she had her own technology consulting firm. Things weren’t going well. After being rejected 35 times in a row, ... Views: 746
The chaos the holidays provide is finally over and now it is time to regain your life. A semblance of order is necessary. The New Year is a time for renewal, rejuvenation and redirection. There is no time like the present to begin the year organized.
This month particularly is National Get ... Views: 432
First I’d like to ask, are you a goal setter? If yes, why are you setting goals in the first place? The answer should be to attain an admirable and deserving objective. There are many advantages in defining your objectives. First, like a movie, you choose to direct your own life. You get ... Views: 265
It’s that time once again when we restate our ambitions and commit to achieve more, be more, or stop doing that thing we could live without.
"This year I will..." How could you finish that sentence for upcoming year?
The reality is we make resolutions on New Year’s Eve that we quite often ... Views: 364
The ultimate success formula begins with clarity. Now that the New Year is upon us, many of us have made resolutions or have written down what they want to attract for the year. In other words you have determined what you want and desire. The question is why do you want that? What purpose does ... Views: 319
The “little bit extra” is a very powerful concept to put into practice today in every aspect of your life. The difference between being ordinary and being extraordinary is that little bit EXTRA. The little bit extra is what separates average performers from CHAMPIONS!
In a sales process, the ... Views: 686
I am very enthused to address the topic of REJECTION! How you handle rejection is in direct proportion to how you maintain a persistent level of action in order to feel fulﬁlled and ﬁnd your WHY in life. As a super-achiever in life (which means you have your WHY in place), you are ... Views: 397
Maintaining an organized desk setup is crucial to success no matter how your desk is used. Whether you use your desk primarily for household needs, or it is the center of your work, the desk is one of the most important elements of home/office furniture. As hard as one may try, having a desk ... Views: 917
In the grand scheme of home organization and efficiency, the garage may be the most important area of the house. Valid arguments can be made for the kitchen and the home office, but in the end, the garage wins out. It is easy to think of the garage as an area of the house where you store your ... Views: 1015
It can be a little surprising to think about how closely desk organization and productivity are linked. Keeping up a well organized workspace often seems more like a matter of preference than it does a matter of efficiency, but in all reality, an organized desk can have a direct positive effect ... Views: 1002
Maintaining a clean, well organized garage is a chore for even the most intrepid organizers. As a kid, being told to clean out the garage was a task no one ever wanted the parents to assign. Very simply, this job is tough, it is tedious, and it is time consuming. Furthermore, for most people, ... Views: 1209
There are many benefits to staying organized and it is well worth the effort even though it is sometimes difficult. Many individuals have had parents, teachers, administrators, bosses and spouses shouting the mantra at them throughout their lives, and they may still put the task aside. In the ... Views: 1416
Connecting with the Inner Body
or Finding Your Indestructible Reality
In using the Law of Attraction, we must think of our conscious versus our unconscious or subconscious mind. We seek to put the gatekeeper (conscious mind) to sleep so that we can impress our dreams/vision/goal ... Views: 1486
Part I, Definition and the basics of ineffective and effective teams
First let’s simply define what a team is: team members communicating face-to-face so that each member is aware of the presence of every other member on the team.
When establishing a project team, keep in mind that a small ... Views: 1632
The only New Year’s resolution you need this year is to incorporate principled and focused planning into your life and take action. Principled planning is planning your actions around the principles that are important to you. Focused planning simply means identifying and scheduling ... Views: 324
Does your organization need a CLO? Before you can answer, you need to understand the role and responsibilities of a CLO. Based on this, you can then determine if not having a CLO, is limiting your ability to definitively identify and meet long term learning needs.
Do you know, there is a ... Views: 555
Effective communication has always been an important factor in career success, and the role of writing is more important today that ever before. The ability to write is one of the most important communication skills in the modern business world. Because so much business communication takes place ... Views: 761
This is topic that any network marketer should really think about and understand. Can you motivate your organization? Before I give you my answer, really think about it. Can you really motivate someone long term. Sure, I think you can short term. But eventually it has to be an internal ... Views: 1478
In today's changing business environment and challenging economy, what's the best way to get the most of out learning and development activities?
Often, L&D is the first area to get "cut" since it's not directly a profit center. However, the value of learning programs is ... Views: 2429
Most people think confidence is something you gain by being successful at something. Yet others say that you need to generate confidence in order to succeed. It's almost like the question "which comes first the chicken or the egg?"
Well, after over 20 years of helping people reach their ... Views: 3173
Enhancing Emotional Intelligence (EI) is the key to becoming resilient in this stressful world. Stress and its detrimental effects pervade our headlines. We are bombarded with a never-ending drove of articles on such topics as the economy, layoffs, holiday stress, academic stress, relationship ... Views: 575
It’s a New Year, a fresh beginning. The resolutions are as grand as our imagination with a drink in hand: Lose an exorbitant amount of weight, exercise daily like professional athletes, climb the highest rung on the ladder at work, do volunteer work and community service, get more involved in ... Views: 331
No more New Year's resolutions!! No more thinking about projects to finish, exercise classes to start or diets to loose that same ten pounds. Baby Boomers, parents, career professionals; we all strive for better health, less stress, being more organized. Truthfully, the best way to have a Great ... Views: 305
The saying you have to spend money to make money is a very true statement. You need to be willing to invest in your business for it to grow and thrive. This investment, however, is more than just monetary. A successful business takes an investment of time, energy, money, resources and ... Views: 811
Have you ever wondered if you could write a book or report and sell it online, with dozens of people downloading it a day? We call downloadable books and reports "ebooks", (for folks that are new at this sort of thing), and they can sell very well on your website.
Don't worry, you don't have to ... Views: 1000
Many people are living beneath the level that the Creator has purposed for them to live. Not having the mate of their dreams , not living where they want to, not having the careers they desire, never reaching in every dimension of life that which they are capable of. Why? The answer is simple ... Views: 394
Now's the time when everyone is talking about Change. New Year's brings with it the pressure to come up with a list of things that you want to improve about your lifestyle, your health, your success, or your behaviors.
All this focus on self-improvement has some people highly motivated to ... Views: 346
Life is for living! And it doesn't really matter what's going on in your life right now - whether joy or despair or boredom - this is still true. Obviously a life filled with 'good stuff' seems to be a life that is easier to enjoy, I agree. But any life - yours or mine - really can be enjoyed, ... Views: 4608
Tis’ the season… Are you celebrating your gifts as a high caliber leader? Certainly each day has been a gift, right? Ok, so now let’s get real. We’re coming to the end of another year and you’re almost ready to look back at all your goals and accomplishments. That’s good and important…key to ... Views: 274
We have beliefs about everything, about ourselves, our capabilities and success, the expectation we may have about our children, beliefs about people and whether we can trust them or not. We have beliefs about the current situation in the world, and what we believe will happen.
All these ... Views: 303
As I was rummaging through my latest emails, I came across an inspirational quote, "A matter of success is often not a matter of talent but a matter of tenacity." Let's think about that sentence for a few minutes...how very true this is. In reality, we can achieve and manifest health and wealth ... Views: 331
We all say we want more...
* more money
* more time
* more happiness
* more balance
* more clothes
And, the list goes on...
Have you made space for more in your life? When a container is full, you can't expect to add more to it without it overflowing. Have you made room to attract the ... Views: 823
You look ahead to the New Year, and you’re scared. There, you’ve said it. It’s out in the open, you’re scared. Your situation has never looked this bleak. Sure, you still have your job, but in this economy, for how long? Raises and promotions are out of the question (forget about a bonus) and ... Views: 297
When it comes to being human I always find that it is funny how easy we think it is to resist our own destiny rather than go for it! This was something I had said to a friend during our phone conversation and I was talking about my on again off again journey with stepping forward to have my book ... Views: 320
In Anthony De Mello's book "The Way To Love" he talks alot about our attachment to people and things. In particular he mentions our need to be loved by another as if we would die if they did not exist.
When we give up who we are to please another person we do what I call prostitute our being. ... Views: 288
Look around you at the people you know and do this little exercise. Simply look at a person's life and accomplishments or lack thereof, look at their relationships and maybe even their economical state on the surface if you can. You most likely will find a good correlation in a person's ... Views: 1379
When we look at well known successful people, like Bill Harris, James Ray or Anthony Robbins, to name but a few one just sees the icing of the success cake. These people, like many others have arrived at the pinnacle of their careers through two things: Working with solid determination towards ... Views: 333
ATTITUDE – what a profound difference it can make in our lives. The word was drummed into me daily as a young military pilot: Attitude! Attitude! Attitude! My instructor didn’t mean mental attitude, although that also came up now and then. He meant the nose attitude of the ... Views: 597
There are many benefits of goal setting. It has been found that the ability to effectively set goals throughout life is one of the most important skills that any of us can have. Based on recent studies conducting by professionals in mental health and behavioral science, it has been estimated ... Views: 8395
My clients frequently ask me how they can find happiness. While there are many elements that create happiness, I've noticed that a basic characteristic of people who are happy is healthy self-awareness.
Self-awareness refers to a deep understanding of who we are and what makes us tick. It ... Views: 520
By John D. Moore, Ph.D
The young man that who sat on the couch in front of me was wrapped in despair. His perfectly square jaw struggled to point upward as he made his best attempt at a forced smile. With tears welling from aqua blue eyes, Dan paused for a moment ... Views: 1170
If your self esteem has lowered due to unfortunate circumstances I recommend taking some time to create a brag book and start adding to it. Go back as far as you can and collect all those achievements and clippings that represent who you are and your growth over the years and compile them into ... Views: 417
The amazing success of the movie entitled “The Secret” was well deserved. It was well crafted and well marketed. More importantly, it provided inspiration and insight to many people that were in need of its message. That core message was, of course, that the Law of Attraction can be used to ... Views: 2139
The ultimate success formula begins with clarity. Now that the New Year is upon us, many of us have made resolutions or have written down what they want to attract for the year. In other words you have determined what you want and desire. The question is why do you want that? What purpose ... Views: 475
The only currency that we all have the same amount of is time. Time is the ultimate currency and how you invest your time will determine your success. In order for you to attain your WHY in life, you need to realize that every minute wasted is currency/money you just lost. Every successful ... Views: 331
As many of you have heard me say, you must know your WHY in life (your ultimate purpose)in order to deal with such issues as:
• Why recruit?
• Why deal with trafﬁc in the morning?
• Why come in early and work late?
• Why deal with certain clients?
• Why introduce your business to people ... Views: 1495
One of the keys to having the Law of Attraction work intentionally is to be aware of your natural state of being. Now what exactly does that mean? Let's take a look at who you really are.
Your physical body is like a shell. It is not forever eternal. If it was, you would be immortal, but your ... Views: 727
Really think about this. How wonderful would it be to have the life that you want? We don't mean a fast forward version and a 'quick think' of how wonderful life 'could' be. We're talking about really thinking and feeling how it would be to have the life that you truly, really, one hundred ... Views: 458
Several years ago I did a reading with a woman who enjoyed a pretty good life until her husband cheated on her. To make matters worse, she was pregnant with their first child when it happened.
She decided to stay with him and even to have another child with him. And now that her second ... Views: 297