How you present yourself can determine what people think of you. Find out if you might be unknowingly damaging your reputation.
Take 10 minutes to get you and your team on the right track for the most productive week ever. At LexION Capital, I make a short presentation every other Monday morning that we call a “CatION.” Everyone conferences in–from our operations team to our independent contractors and representatives in the field. I spend mere minutes […]
These three tips will help expand your network so you can grow your company. People are impossibly busy these days, and it is getting more and more difficult to get anyone’s attention. There just aren’t enough hours in the day. At Springboard, I have spent the last five years expanding our network of experts to […]
Your employees are happy? Great, but that won’t keep them loyal, according to a new survey. In a fair and simple world, being a good boss would be easy. Just make your employees happy, and they’ll repay you with hard work and loyalty. Sadly, it looks as if we’re not living in such a world, […]
You hear them all the time– but that doesn’t mean they were used correctly. My recent post, 30 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Bad, sparked a flurry of emails requesting more examples. So here they are. Although there are hundreds of incorrectly used words, I’ve picked words commonly used in business settings. […]
Life is short. This advice will help you make the most of it. What does it take to be successful in life? There’s no simple answer, but history has shown that there are practices that can maximize your chances of a productive, happy life. Quora users discussed some lessons they’ve learned along the way in […]
If your PR person isn’t getting you results, these missteps might be to blame. The first commandment for landing publicity: Thou shalt not annoy. I get a ton of emails everyday from readers asking questions, from people who want to leave me their multi-million dollar estates, and from public affairs professionals. The questions from readers […]
Stop regretting you didn’t get into an Ivy. A new poll suggests going to a top school might have improved your bank account but probably not your well being. Do you look back on your solid and sensible choice of university and think, What if I’d reached for the stars and gotten into an Ivy […]