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Believe It or Not, Success and Happiness Requires a “No”

Are you the kind of person who says “yes” to things before you know if you have the time and energy for them?  If so, you’re in good company....

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Communicating in a Crisis: What to Say When Your Team Fears the Worst

Will the coronavirus and quarantining ever end? Will there be (more) layoffs? Why am I working 12-hour days from home? Today’s reality combined with the daily flood of news...

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ALERT! Working Parents … You Just Got Promoted to TEACHER!

When I found out that my three elementary-age kids would be off for three weeks due to the COVID-19 outbreak, I took the notice in stride. After all, what’s...

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Is Your Presence Powerful or Powerless?

It’s a fact that within the first seven (7) seconds of seeing you, people have formed a strong opinion of who you are, what you’re about and whether they want to...

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Creating Confidence in Every Conversation

Think of a recent social or business gathering you attended. Who were the people that you were drawn to? I bet that they were the ones who exuded confidence....

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How to Be a Risk-Taker Even When You’re Scared

Everyone admires a risk-taker, right? There’s something exciting about someone who takes a chance; the person who has the courage to start a business in a down economy, a...

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How to Wow Your Clients & Colleagues this Holiday!

Corporate gift-giving: it can be a tricky thing, right? During the holidays, we want to give gifts that our co-workers, bosses and clients truly want; something that they will...

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Believe It or Not, Success and Happiness Requires a “No”

Are you the kind of person who says “yes” to things before you know if you have the time and energy for them?  If so, you’re in good company....

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Change Your Mind, Change Your Life: The Power of Positive Affirmations

Do you remember Casey Junior, from Disney’s Dumbo? In the movie, the steam train takes Dumbo and the rest of the circus around the country, and during their travels, Casey...

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Isn’t it Time for a Stretch?

Get Out of Your Comfort Zone to Get Ahead We all have our comfort zone: a world where we are at ease in our routine surroundings, job, community, and...

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The Top 6 Qualities All Great Leaders Have

What makes a great leader, great? Countless adjectives can be used to describe a great leader, and while our definitions of leadership may differ, we all know a great...

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