Does It Tell A Story? – AVC. Storytelling seems to be on everyone’s mind these days! There are companies dedicated to it, technology platforms that help you create and publish content (stories). Consulting firms that will work with you and your team to craft the “Corporate Story” etc…. You know what ? I think it […]
Jason & Chamath Palihapitiya at Hack the North: money, markets, motivation & mercenaries – YouTube. What an incredible interview. There is some awesome advice buried inside the conversation… One thing that I took away right away was the idea of doing something work working someplace because the product being created is something that you WANT […]
The secret formula for joy: Amanda Gore at TEDxNoosa 2014 – YouTube. This is one of the best presentations I have listened to in a long time. She is a dynamic speaker with a wickedly cool accent, but the message that she is putting out there for our consumption is FANTASTIC !! Do yourself […]
Social Media Headhunter: How To Gain From Networking: The Spirit Of Generosity. What a great article. I think back to Jerry Maguire, one of my all time favorite movies, and the quote….The Key To This Business is personal relationships….and the way to make any relationship personal is to find a way to help the other […]
Make Your Personal Brand Stand Out in Three Easy Steps | Personal Branding Blog – Dan Schawbel. People do business with people, which means people hire people…which means that you need to not be afraid to be yourself and do some things that are going to make you stand out…..Take the time, put forth […]
While you might think what Scott talks about will only apply to a charity, or nonprofit…you are wrong…the ideas and attitudes he talks about….passion, stories, getting people caught up in what you are doing…is something that everyone who is doing anything they believe is worthwhile should pay attention to…. Enjoy !! Keen On… Scott […]
Sanders Says – How To Be Great At Giving. We live in a world where giving should be at the forefront of everything we do, but instead it usually takes a back seat and we are more concerned about what’s in it for me, vs. how can I help someone else…… If we focus on […]
Relationship Building Is Much More Than Selling | Inc.com. Don’t be the nameless, faceless person on the other end of the phone…..don’t make the “cold call”…find the common ground or person and leverage it as best you can…. There is some real truth in this article for sure…..
Why You Should Never Make a Cold Call Again | Personal Branding Blog – Dan Schawbel. Just to clarify….you should be willing to make a cold call if you need to….you just should not have to make a truly “cold” call ever again…..there is just way too much information out there these days […]
No more yes. Its either HELL YEAH! or no. | Derek Sivers. What a great philosophy! Love it !! I am going to be keeping my eyes open for the Hell Yeah’s for sure !!
I love recruitment because….. «. I love recruitment for many of the same reasons mentioned in the article and for many more. I have told people on more than one occasion that I can’t see myself ever doing anything else. I love what I do and I get to do what I love….Help People […]
The Secret to Career Success. Great Advice….Read it and Heed it….you won’t be sorry….
The Art of Audacious Conversation | Fast Company. There is a ton of good advice not only in the article but in that book ! If you don’t own it, buy it…if you have read it…read it again….if you have not read it yet….what are you waiting for…..!!! Keith Ferazzi knows what he is […]
Marketing Lessons From The Grateful Deads Reincarnation | Fast Company.
Gratitude As A Business Strategy | Fast Company. Who would have thought it right? Saying Thank You as a strategy to grow your business. Valuing your customers. Being grateful for what you have vs. complaining about what you don’t ! Sounds like common sense to me….but if it is then why are more people and […]