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28 12, 2015

Will Your New Year’s Resolutions Be More Than Talk?

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:03+00:00 December 28th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Most of the talk about New Year’s Resolutions is just that – talk. Despite all of our good intentions, most people won’t achieve their goals for the coming year. Research released by the University of Scranton Psychology Department reports that only 8 percent of Americans are regularly successful in achieving [...]

30 11, 2015

How to Wrap Up 2015

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:03+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

From Larry Winget: Most reach the end of the year and look back to do some evaluation.  If you haven’t done that yet, do it now. Seriously, stop right now and look back at the last eleven months and give yourself a ten second gut check  critique of your life, [...]

9 08, 2015

How Do I Stay Inspired?

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:09+00:00 August 9th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

From Mark Sanborn: The quick answer is that my greatest inspiration comes from my faith, family and friends, in that order. While true, that answer is incomplete. On a practical level there is a fourth thing that helps me stay inspired, and that is focus. There are four valuable activities [...]

8 06, 2015

Lessons from My Dad

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:11+00:00 June 8th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Father's Day will be here soon, and it started us thinking about lessons we learned from our fathers. We hope you enjoy them.   From Mark Sanborn: My father spoke much good advice with me, but he demonstrated even more. What impacted me most happened one holiday season when I was a boy. My [...]

6 05, 2015

Straight Talk About Advancing Your Career

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:13+00:00 May 6th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

If you aren't satisfied with the way your career is progressing, you are not alone. Most of your friends and colleagues share your frustration and even the ones who like their jobs want to do better. If you are serious about advancing your career, you must first understand the people [...]

21 04, 2015

If Speaking Was a Trade

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:15+00:00 April 21st, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

A prospect recently asked my fee for a one-hour speech. Their response to my answer was, “I thought plumbers and electricians were expensive.” With absolutely no disrespect to those who work in the trades, my clients would freak if I ran my business like the trades. First, the total hourly [...]