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Completing a two hour presentation on marketing and use of technology in today's fast paced world.
Sometimes, what you did in the past explodes back into your present.
- The phone has stopped ringing . . . It’s been a week . . . 2 weeks . . . business is unusually slow. Do you over react?
I had no idea how long two straight weeks on the road really was. It seemed like a great idea when I booked the five engagements in four different states.
Often, people love to complain about poor service or lament silently to themselves the lack of professional behavior exhibited by another person.
How are you going to determine the way your business will grow over the next two to five years? Do you delay mapping out your career until you have a “safe” amount of discretionary cash set aside or move forward when opportunity presents itself?
According to E. H. Schein, Consultant, the most important thing for people to understand is what goes on inside their own heads.
Designing a new presentation always begins with a blank page - that insidious gleaming sheet of purity just waiting for those pearls of wisdom.
I never realized how much my ability to use my computer has taken over my life.
5 Tips to a Building Superior Teamwork and Service - Robert runs a high energy business with a dedicated team. At least on initial glimpse this is the impression someone might get as they wait in the lobby.
At what point do we figure out we aren’t like everyone else? For me, becoming an adult became a goal in itself.
Have you ever concentrated on something so hard that the world seems to recede into the background?
I heard the term “world class” the other day and unbidden, I thought “What does this have to do with me?”
Harsh, but true…you don’t pick your family, so you have to make the best of who you did get in the lottery of life. In the womb, we aren’t given the option of picking our parents or the society circumstances in which we are born.
Dawn is arriving. The chilly air causes the breath of the waiting mass of humanity to materialize as briefly hanging ghostly shapes.
My husband, Rick, has a pained expression on his face as he watches me try to catch a piece of paper in the parking lot that had escaped our car.
It actually happened… I ran out of projects with deadlines.
Have you ever just stopped in the middle of a busy place and study what is going on around you?
I first notice that my hands are getting clammy.
Her face registered disbelief when I finished reviewing options with her. There was a prolonged silence, and then she murmured, "You don't sound like any Realtor I've known!"
The Five Things I Learned From The Cowardly Lion
Growing up, my primary resource for understanding the concept of courage was the Wizard of Oz on television, watching the odd foursome face peril after peril. Read on to learn more about how to confront your own Wicked Witch of the West.
I’ve been thinking about what makes us who we are. How do others really perceive us? My best mirror is my husband and my son.
For some reason, I’ve noticed recently that high anxiety rules! I’m not just talking the type of anxious feeling…
My breath exploded from my chest when I listened to my husband’s voice telling me of the sudden death of his oldest brother, Chris.
Somewhere along the line, we got our priorities screwed up.
I'm at a meeting, but I'm not listening.
Excuses. Lots of them. Not enough time - No money - My health is bad - No energy - I’ve worked hard - I deserve this - Menopause (a personal favorite)
The AARP card appeared in the mail again. This time I actually opened the envelope…
Being an eternal optimist must be tiring; living with one must be even harder.
I couldn’t believe what he was doing! This six foot six inch tall, gray haired man had just disappeared underneath the house inside the crawlspace.
This article has been months in the making; a journey of self discovery regarding the nature of addictive behavior.
Dressed in saggy blue jeans, black t-shirt embossed with an image of himself and scuffed black athletic shoes, the employee named Chumlee is the first thing I noticed when I first watched the History Channel’s “Pawn Stars”.
Sitting at my computer, working my way through a complicated course which explains the technology tools necessary for successful business entrepreneurs, I had the sinking feeling that I might not be relevant any longer.
The energy in the passenger compartment of the airplane was palpable.
Social networking. . . on-line. What a concept.