Lessons I Learned from Jack Canfield

Lessons I learned

A number of years ago I decided to make a substantial investment in myself to grow as a person and as a leader. I regularly invest in myself to learn and grow although never at this level. This started an internal dialogue of justifying my worth in making such a substantial investment in myself!

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Networking Is Not About Business Cards

Networking is

Networking is the art of building strong meaningful relationships and is something you need to indulge in regularly. It is about people, meeting them and developing relationships that matter.

Networking is not about getting out for an evening, meeting people and seeing what they can do for you.

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Seven Steps to Link Your Thoughts To Your Success

Seven steps

In a conversation with my niece, who had just graduated with honours from university, she was sharing all the job opportunities she had to choose from. Her level of enthusiasm washed away any fleeting thoughts of doubt.

Listening to her was a powerful reminder that we are in charge of our thoughts and what we focus on influences what we do in our lives.

Many of us, in our lifetime, have received more messages about what we can’t do versus what we can. This is why ‘not feeling good enough’ and ‘I can’t’ runs rampant.

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Why Practicing Appreciation Matters

Why practicing

Recently I was engaged in a discussion with a leader about the lack of effort made to express appreciation in the workplace. “Really, someone can’t walk down the hall to express appreciation, they send an email!” So the point isn’t just that you express appreciation, it is how you make someone feel.

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Stories That Showcase Your Personal Brand

Stories

When the people around you, your colleagues, boss and direct reports can’t see into the core of who you are, how do they know your character and personal brand?

Your personal brand – generated by your internal operating system, the intangible elements of your personality – does show up without your having to wear a sign. They are revealed in your actions, the words you use and how you present yourself.

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Five Tips to Conquer The Communication Gap

Five tips

Have you ever stopped to think about your communication style and the impact it has on you and your personal brand?

Do you often run on autopilot just falling into conversational habits? Many times not even tuned into the words you are using and how your message is being received.

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Authentic Leaders Edge

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