Month: August 2017

6 things that people notice about you first

6 things that people notice about you first

Your Smile Your Eyes Your Graciousness Your Approachability Your Authenticity Your Likability  

Don’t let the day wake you up, Wake up the Day! Flip the script!

Don’t let the day wake you up, Wake up the Day! Flip the script!

Waiting for the alarm clock to wake you up is wasting valuable time.  Flip the script and begin your morning before your clock tells you to.  Greatness begins when success and prosperity are more valuable than sleep and leisure time.  Fighting to allow only winning to accompany you on this trip called life is the … Continue reading Don’t let the day wake you up, Wake up the Day! Flip the script!

Success (do you have it or not?)

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Okay….  Success, what are we really talking about here?  We hear this word so often, but what does it really mean?  Success is basically the accomplishment of a goal or purpose.

It can also mean money prosperity, riches, and opulence.  If we think about success on a more practical basis, it really just means to actually have a goal that you are not “sleeping” on.  One that has vision, and movement.  It would be ideal if everyone had the top-notch success story about being a self-made millionaire, or building an empire from scratch. But in reality, those stories are not the norm (although attainable).  The fundamentals of Success is being impregnated with your own personal vision for your life, and one that is indicative of what you love to do, and what you do well.  One that is not dead, but alive and growing right before your eyes.  Now let’s…

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How to memorialize yourself when being introduced, ” In 33 seconds or less”

How to memorialize yourself when being introduced, ” In 33 seconds or less”

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Introductions can make or break you!  You have only a few seconds to make an impression, otherwise, you can fall into a black hole, never to be thought of again.  Here are 8  very subtle power moves that will leave an impactful impression on whomever you meet, regardless of the venue. 3-2-1 go….

Walk into the room, head up, not down. Be powerful, confident, and assertive.

Flash a pleasant smile, then give immediate eye contact.

Acknowledge the person that you are meeting, don’t forget, eye contact is key when you are listening or speaking.

Sit uprightly, never look bored, or uninterested, be attentive at all times.

Don’t be too chatty, and match styles.  If the person makes small talk, it’s okay to respond with short yet organic responses. Let them preside over the introduction, you are only there to make an impactful impression.

Never use words such as:  okay, hmmm, kinda, yeah…

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How to memorialize yourself when being introduced, ” In 33 seconds or less”

How to memorialize yourself when being introduced, ” In 33 seconds or less”

Introductions can make or break you!  You have only a few seconds to make an impression, otherwise, you can fall into a black hole, never to be thought of again.  Here are 8  very subtle power moves that will leave an impactful impression on whomever you meet, regardless of the venue. 3-2-1 go.... Walk into the … Continue reading How to memorialize yourself when being introduced, ” In 33 seconds or less”

Your Dreams are calling, will you answer?

Your Dreams are calling, will you answer?

Although we sometimes leave our dreams asleep and uncultured, dreams are reoccurring and follow us while we are asleep and awake.  Greatness becomes Destiny's right hand only when you wake up your dreams, and answer the call. It's never too late to activate your dreams. Dreams are valuable seeds, plant them wisely. Resist the urge to quit your … Continue reading Your Dreams are calling, will you answer?