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Work Harder

Not everyone who’s on top today got there when they initially started. When faced with numerous obstacles they were forced to work harder and continue to move forward regardless of how many failures they encountered. Next time you’re feeling down about your failures, keep these famous people in mind and remind yourself that sometimes failure is just the first step towards success. Business Gurus Henry Ford: While Ford is today known for his innovative assembly line and American-made cars, he wasn’t an instant success. In fact, his early businesses failed […]

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All I Really Need To Know!

All I really need to know about how to live and what to do and how to be I learned in kindergarten. Wisdom was not at the top of the graduate school mountain, but there in the sand pile at school. These are the things I learned: Share everything. Play fair. Don’t hit people. Put things back where you found them. Clean up your own mess. Don’t take things that aren’t yours. Say you’re sorry when you hurt somebody. Wash your hands before you eat. Flush. Warm cookies and cold […]

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Confidence Building Techniques

Make these techniques habit forming and within time they can pay off! washington loans 1. Stop Comparing Yourself to Others 2. Always Make Eye Contact 3. Exercise & Healthy Eating 4. Dress Sharp 5. Compliment Others Often 6. Help Those Less Fortunate 7. Face Your Fears & Don’t Fear Failure 8. Carry ‘Confidence’ With You 9. Fake It, Til You Make It

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The Best Leadership Books

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People; by Stephen R. Covey – It’s hard not to put Dale Carnegie at Number 1, but Covey’s 7 Habits is simply the best leadership development book of all time. No matter what management level you hold – you don’t even need to be a manager to learn from this book – by following the 7 Habits you will improve every relationship in your work and private life; you’ll gain the respect of your peers, subordinates and superiors; and you’ll actually begin to accomplish […]

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Are you a leader

Are you a leader? Leaders are inspired to share something unique with the world. Leaders are always looking to raise the bar. Leaders understand they will be praised and criticized. Leaders know they must keep learning to continue growing.  Leaders aren’t affair to share what they know.  Leaders are able to adapt to stress and deal with it.

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Some Qualities That Make A Great Leader

Here are some qualities every great leader should possess, and learn to emphasize. Honesty Ability to Delegate Communication Sense of Humor Confidence Commitment Positive Attitude Creativity Intuition Ability to Inspire  

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Cherish Your vision

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements. Napoleon Hill Obstacles are necessary for success because in selling, as in all careers of importance, victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats. Og Mandino You have everything you need to build something far bigger than yourself. Seth Godin If you can’t control your anger, you are as helpless as a city without walls waiting to be attacked. The Book of Proverbs A mediocre person tells. A good […]

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15 Quotes for Leaders

A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit — Arnold H. Glasgow I praise loudly, I blame softly — Catherine II of Russia Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress — Mohandas Gandhi A long dispute means that both parties are wrong — Voltaire The least questioned assumptions are often the most questionable — Paul Broca The best way to predict the future is to invent it — Alan Kay Nothing great was ever […]

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Traditional vs Collaborative Leaders

What is collaborative leadership? Collaborative leadership is a philosophy of leadership where the leader becomes a facilitator instead of an authority figure and allows the team or a group of people to collectively discuss problems, make decisions and innovate solutions.

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Tips for Entrepreneurs

You know you want to start a business, but you can’t shake those financial pressures — rent or a mortgage, a car payment and maybe you have kids. Even young people have responsibilities after all. But tack on the fact your business idea will surely take time to catch on, and starting up can seem even further out of reach. Find balance. Of course, this is what being a part-time entrepreneur is all about. Can you start up and maintain your commitment to your full-time responsibilities? If you get caught up in your […]

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