It has been said that the reason we were given two ears and only one mouth is to remind us to use them proportionally. Unfortunately, giving another person the courtesy of one's full attention appears to be a dying art. Too many television shows seem to glorify the person who can interrupt other … [Read more...] about Want a Powerful Tool That Is Free and Always Available to You?
It is always gratifying to read an article that confirms your own point of view on a particular subject. Such is the case for me in the article You Are Your Own Best Marketer, by Gabriel Bristol, in a recent issue of Entrepreneur. His first sentence sums it up: "No one will ever care about … [Read more...] about You Are Your Own Brand Ambassador
So what is personal branding? And what does it have to do with marketing our business, products or services? Dorie Clark, author of Reinventing You, answers these questions in a recent issue of Entrepreneur. "If someone is going to buy from you, they need to understand who you are, what you … [Read more...] about 3 Ways Entrepreneurs Fail at Personal Branding
In my last post, Do You Suffer from an Enlarged Procrastinate?, I mentioned some of the reasons why we may delay doing jobs we know that we need to do; and I included some practical strategies that can help us move forward. Unfortunately, the reasons why we procrastinate may have nothing to do … [Read more...] about Is Your Procrastinate Still Enlarged?
Do you suffer from an enlarged procrastinate? If so, you are not alone. At one time or another, all of us find ourselves delaying certain tasks that we know we have to get done. There are some basic and understandable reasons behind many of our delaying tactics. Knowing about them is perhaps … [Read more...] about Do You Suffer from an Enlarged Procrastinate?
Have you ever gone into a store to buy something, and found that the clerk was too busy yakking on the phone with a friend to bother waiting on you? Or have you ever called a business about a problem and been given the royal run-around? It is just these types of business problems that … [Read more...] about 2 Quick Ways to Wreck Your Business