It's hard to believe that summer is over and September has arrived. It means we need to change our focus from beaches to books. One of the biggest issues for our older children may be their post secondary choice of study.
You've heard the expression, "it's not what you know, it's who you know". Networking is the best way to make, keep and grow quality connections. The Business Networking Today Conference brings together a vivid and diverse community all with one purpose: to enhance their networks and grow their businesses and careers.
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One of the natural barriers we encounter as entrepreneurs and small businesses is whether to accept certain new work or new clients. Perhaps there is not a good fit. Perhaps your work schedule is stacked.
Your professional personality is simply a conscious choice that you make as to how you present yourself as a person, within your profession. To clarify, let’s consider what may be a typical personality we may encounter within some of the more serious professions, such as lawyers, bankers, etc.
When you make the decision to do a renovation it's an exciting time and no one would fault you for wanting to jump in with both feet. Before you do hire the first contractor that comes up as result on your Google search though, there are a few important things you should consider.
The fear of not having an immediate answer to a question used to paralyze me. Remember in school when you were afraid the teacher would call on you for the one question you didn’t know the answer to? A question would be posed and you’d look down at your desk and frantically pray, “No, no, no, please don’t call on me. Not for this one. Please no, not me.” It can be traumatizing to some kids, if they live in fear they’ll look foolish in front of their peers.
Networking is a necessity in business. I’ve said this to many people that I have mentored. Why do people fear it? One of the main reasons is they don’t know how to engage in conversation or know what to say.
We search for happiness and struggle to cope when challenges come into our lives. This holds us back from continuing to build our success.
My newest blog post Happiness is Within Your Power shares simple ideas that allows us to remain in the present and not fear our challenges, http://www.lindaoj.me/happiness-is-within-your-power/ .