Finding Time for Things, Finding Time for You

November 14, 2009 by · 1 Comment
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FindingTime3It’s amazing how time can be on your side one moment, and then acting against you the next. Recently, I found myself almost running out of time for quite a few of my responsibilities not to mention responsibilities to myself. For me, the last few weeks have simply been an avalanche of things, both at work and in my personal life. During all this, I found myself thinking everyone has the same 168 hours in a week. So how do some people handle so much while others can barely handle keeping up with just a few things?

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Re-branding Yourself (Part 2): More On Personal Branding and Some Great Resources

September 22, 2009 by · 3 Comments
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At the request of many who wrote to me about my “Re-Branding Yourself” post I’ve written a continuation on the subject of “Branding/Re-Branding”. Thanks for all the emails and comments received!

Radio City Music Hall was packed to capacity with many of the entertainment industry’s elite and television crews were ensuring that 27 million people were able to watch live. The show was not even an hour old when WOW, what a shock! The people in attendance and watching on TV the 2009 Video Music Awards (VMAs) witnessed Kanye West interrupt Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech for Best Female Video to basically say that another artist nominated for the same award should have won. Do you think Kanye West’s brand was affected by what he did? You better believe that it was.

The branding process for a person, including myself, is a never ending, ongoing process that a person needs to be aware of. Why? Because everything we do and say, and everything we Read more

Re-Branding Yourself

September 13, 2009 by · 9 Comments
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What's Your Brand?

I was recently at a great networking and professional development event in downtown Hartford, CT. Nope, not the “getMotivated tour” with Colin Powell, Steve Forbes and others (even though I heard that was a great event in itself), but another one a day later organized by a few local professional organizations.  The main keynote speaker gave a presentation about “Re-Branding Yourself: How Do You Rebrand Yourself in this Current Business Environment?” and it made me think about how many people today don’t realize the importance of how their brand is seen.

If you don’t know or aren’t aware of what I’m talking about, a brand is how another person or organization sees you and the services you provide (or don’t provide). Your “personal brand” is key to the success of whatever you wish to Read more

Success is Failure Turned Inside Out

Have you ever wondered how some people can keep on going with a project or an idea after experiencing setback after setback after setback? How can people continue to move on with an idea, or a business, or an endeavor after an apparent heartache forces them to stop (at least temporarily)?

If you’ve ever met anyone who says they’ve not had a tough time in their life or that they never had a rough day, then you’ve met a person who Read more

Wow! What an Honor!

August 19, 2009 by · Leave a Comment
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Featured in Alltop

Wow! What an honor! This site has been added to Guy Kawasaki’s “AllTop.comlist of best sites of the web for Personal Achievement. I have been a fan of the AllTop site for a while now.

Called the  “online magazine rack” of popular topics, AllTop.com is a site with a large amount of links to great news sites, blogs, services and more.

As for the next set of posts for this site…more to  come!

Stay Strong and Choose to Enjoy Your Day!

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