There are lots of parallels between dating and business networking. In fact if you treated your prospects like you would a new romance with full on courtship, you'd probably get a lot farther and a … [Read more...] about #1 Secret to Building Relationships for Results with Everyone
Archives for January 2011
Have you ever met someone at a networking event and when you asked for their business card they began apologizing? They made some excuse like they were waiting for their logo or they were new in … [Read more...] about Are you apologizing for your business?
With any new business venture there are going to be obstacles to success to overcome. There are ways you can start out ahead and avoid strangling your success. I had a really intriguing … [Read more...] about Obstacles to Success: 5 Ways You May Be Strangling Your Success
This is the answer to almost every question you'll ever be asked, be yourself. I'm not kidding, it really is. Most of us spend the majority of our lives trying to be who we think someone else wants us … [Read more...] about Be Yourself, Now What’s the Question?
I bet you didn't even know you could eat Spanish moss. Well I'm here to tell you can. I found out a few years ago when I went on a tour of the everglades and asked the guide what you could survive on … [Read more...] about How to Turn Off the Wall into Off the Charts Success
As I’ve been sharing the details of my friends and follower clean up, it’s been fascinating to get the support and feedback from my tribe. Generally everyone is not only for it, but inspired by it and … [Read more...] about How to Stand in Your Strength to Succeed
Well if you read my recent post about dumping 50K followers on Twitter, it won't surprise you that at the same time, I purged my Facebook Profile of over 2500 not-so-true friends. You see, originally, … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Tell a True Friend on Facebook (vs. the Not-So-True Kind)
Never in the "IN" Crowd If you'll indulge me, I'm going to share a bit of back story. Growing up I was NOT the popular kid in school. I was the straight A student with the only B being in PE, the … [Read more...] about Social Media Savvy: Why I Dumped 50K Twitter Followers
In today's age, visibility isn't difficult to achieve, the question is "does it mean anything?" Be very careful about judging a person by their social media presence, it can be deceiving. I've talked … [Read more...] about Social Media Savvy: Are You Internet Famous But Can’t Make Ends Meet?