Monthly Archives: August 2014

2 Critical Components to Success: Communication & Others

Effective Communication Skills for Success No one is really in business by themselves,a think customers, employees, suppliers, etc. Successfully interacting with others is critical to success. That success relies on good, effective communication skills more than anything else. Effective communication skills and the art of interpersonal relating are two areas that I, as a business…

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Goal Scoring

Knowing Your Objective is Critical to Meeting Your Objective There are two ways of measuring career success: objective success — externally measurements: salary, number of promotions, etc. subjective success — internal factors: career satisfaction, happiness, etc. If standard of living is your number one objective, quality of life almost never improves. But if quality of life is…

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7 Ways Coaching Helps with Business & Career

Reflections on the Art of Coaching Coaching helps a person develop their potential, to bring it from the inside to the outside. Business and career coaching involves more reflecting than directing. Self-reflection is one of the top business and personal skills we can develop. Coaching is a form of change facilitation. A coach helps empower…

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Fake It ‘Till You Make It???

Effective Use of the ‘As If’ Principle If you’ve attended a workshop or two in support of personal growth or change, you have probably heard the phrase – fake it ’till you make it. Some refer to this as the ‘as if’ principle. From Wikipedia: “Fake it ’til you make it” (also called “act as if”)…

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