I was speaking with a client the other day about a task he needed to complete. He said it would take him 2 hours to do, but he only had one hour available. I challenged him to get it done in one. He did. What project can you take control over? You’d be amazed at how much you can get … [Read more...] about Monday Motivator – how to take control
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I took advantage of the beautiful weather this past week and took Dani for a walk in the woods. There were leaves all over the ground, and even though I walk there often, I had to pay attention to make sure I stayed on the trail. It made me realize that we often go into situations thinking they will … [Read more...] about Things Change
It kind of ended up being a three-day weekend, and a lesson in productivity coaching for me. At some point, late Friday morning I found myself uninterested in what I was doing. I felt like I was pretending to work. An hour went by, and then two. I realized I needed to stop. I got up from my desk and … [Read more...] about Get Out!
Do you like everything to be just right before you get started? I am a “fair weather runner”. By fair weather, I mean the temperature needs to be between 57 and 73 (Fahrenheit) with low humidity. The problem with this is that conditions are rarely perfect. Which has a direct impact on how my … [Read more...] about VIDEO: Business Lessons from the Trail
There are those that are natural born networkers and there are those that are not. I fall squarely into the “are not” camp. The goal of business networking is to meet, and connect with people so that you can find clients, partners, employees, referrals to people who provide services you need, or … [Read more...] about Yes, Face-to-Face Business Networking is Still a Thing
What’s the best way to capture, and hold someone’s attention? You can find business lessons anywhere and everywhere. I was out for a walk and noticed the lawn signs that contractors put up when they do work at a house. I started to pay attention to which signs I was attracted to and which did not … [Read more...] about 3 Business Lessons: Messaging to Attract Your Prospect’s Attention