People react differently to you when you are totally “on.” Why? Because they can sense the energy and confidence that you have when you are at your peak performance. People are drawn to positive energy because it fills them up. Yep, we are all sources of giving energy and draining energy.
Think about yourself, wouldn’t you much rather be around someone who jazzes you versus someone who sucks the life out of you? I find myself trying to spend more time around people that energize me because it seems that their positive energy ignites my … Continue Reading >>
My good friend and book editor, Suzanne Kingsbury, just sent me this video link…
My first reaction to this clip was one of anger—how can people be so stupid and judgmental and intolerant in the year 2014?
Then I realized there will always be stupid, judgmental, intolerant people who will criticize us for being too thin and sexy or too fat and dominant. It is impossible to get it right, if you are living up to someone else’s expectations.
This is the point I want to make today and for always: set your own standard for who YOU … Continue Reading >>
Happy New Year to You!
I love the beginning of a new year because it provides a fresh start to reassess my priorities and set new goals. This year, my work focus will be getting my book published and then spreading the word about its key messages. In this first post of 2014, I want to give you a sneak preview of one of those messages from the book, because it may help you as you plan for your 2014.
My upcoming book, Sleep Your Way to the Top (and other myths about business success), is … Continue Reading >>
I am very excited to be a scribe on a new site called unreasonable.is. Check it out! Below please find my latest contribution.
Help is Not a Four Letter Word
Many entrepreneurs believe that asking for guidance is synonymous with weakness. Wrong. Wrong. And wrong again.
HELP is Not a Four Letter Word. At least not figuratively.
Do you know how many people feel like they have to be perfect at everything? That if they ask for guidance it is the equivalent of raising a white flag and surrendering to the enemy? That the word help is synonymous with … Continue Reading >>
We’ve all been there. It’s just a no good, very bad day…and you’re living it. But, here’s the secret you need to know: you bring that bad energy into the office at your own risk. So, how are how going to
handle today’s feelings so they doesn’t get in the way of tomorrow’s success?
Ready, set, pep talk! … Continue Reading >>