For many seniors, retirement isn’t just a golden time of ease and leisure – it’s the perfect time to start a home-based business. Economic reality is forcing increasing numbers of [...]
The one-word story is a powerful tool, when you want to create a clear message. Used by politicians, pundits and other persuaders, this conversational device is effective for adding punch to [...]
For angel investors, there's more than just money at stake. Find out how to take your business idea to the next level, when you focus on what really matters.
Lost in the middle of the woods. In Canada. Stanley Park. One of the largest parks in North America. Over 1,000 acres of natural beauty in Vancouver, BC. It’s my first visit. And I’m [...]
Why do you need an elevator pitch? Here's a new look at a familiar conversation, with advice from the US National Champion.
Let’s face it: you’re smart. I mean, if you’re reading this blog, not only are you smart…you obviously have excellent taste. 🙂 But in conversations, presentations and [...]
Had a great conversation with Debbie Lewis in Tampa. We talked about the role of persuasion in everyday life. We are all involved in sales and “selling our ideas”. Persuasion and [...]
What’s the difference between a teacher, and a coach? Teaching and training has its place, for learning new skills. But information is everywhere. Believe me, I just googled it. Maybe more [...]
The critical issue for students today is communication. Everyone has a smart phone – but having access is not the same as having skill, if you know what I mean. Across every major, the [...]
The funny thing about self confidence is that we all possess it - and, we all suffer from its loss at some point or another! Find out how to maintain your self confidence, in difficult [...]