Do you have a big goal that you’d like to accomplish but just haven’t done it yet? Whether it’s writing a book or running a marathon, you CAN get it done. Don’t get me wrong. It’s not easy to accomplish a big goal, but when you put your mind to it and make the commitment […]
Do you ever lose your motivation to keep going in your business? Do you have days where you just don’t feel motivated? If you work hard in your business, you undoubtedly have experienced lapses in motivation. Maybe it happens on occasion, or maybe it hits you more often. The reality is that it’s not possible […]
Last week in The New Success Principles Part 1 episode, I shared the first 3 of 7 New Success Principles with you. To recap, the first 3 New Success Principles were: 1. Well-being 2. Connection 3. Ownership Before I share the next 4 with you, I have a couple of thoughts for you to ponder. […]
When I began thinking about the theme for this podcast, I settled on the concept of “Smart Sane Success”. One of the main reasons for this was because I continue to meet Gen X and Baby Boomer business owners who feel overworked and overwhelmed. Success without sanity just doesn’t feel like success. As business owners, we […]
In this episode of the show, I share a few stories about my own personal defeat and 4 tips for how to effectively handle defeat.
Fear is a funny thing, the way that it works in our minds. But fears are not facts. Regardless, we allow them to control us without being fully aware of what we’re really afraid of. Fears often work in the background. And they can work against you in very unproductive ways. A project I have […]
I’m excited to be launching my brand new podcast, the Smart Sane Success™ Show! This is actually my third podcast, and in some ways a continuation of my last one with a new twist. Let’s just say I like to evolve :). Creating content that informs, instructs and inspires is what I love to do. […]
Do you have a social media strategy in place? Social media is mainstream now. That means it’s much more difficult to get noticed or even be seen by your existing connections, fans, and followers. But there are also more social networks and more noise to go along with them! With so many options and so […]
Building a relevant, high quality network of connections on LinkedIn will lead to the right people and opportunities for your business. In this post, I share 9 tips that can help you build a smarter LinkedIn network:
LinkedIn provides an incredible opportunity to build your personal influence in a business environment. Your LinkedIn influence begins and ends with your LinkedIn profile. According to LinkedIn:
Members with a complete profile are 40 times more likely to attract opportunities
Your LinkedIn profile is your professional identity today. LinkedIn owns the professional social networking market, and they are building the world’s only economic graph! That means connecting people to opportunities based on their knowledge, skills, experiences, and networks.
If you leave your LinkedIn profile to chance you will never get results. That’s why I advocate that you take control of this valuable professional asset and leverage it for all that it’s worth!