Want to Succeed in Your Life and Career? Stay in Touch With Your Network

I find a lot of great life and career success advice on sales sites.  And this makes sense.  Successful people know how to sell themselves. Here is an article on how one business owner stays in touch with his ... [Continue Reading]

Here’s How You Can Become a Champion

My friends at the Walk the Talk Company have published four of my books. The other day, they announced the publication of a new book, What Makes the Great Ones Great? 16 Characteristics of a Champion. As with all the other Walk the Talk books, What Makes ... [Continue Reading]

Positive Energy Is an Essential Ingredient for Your Success

Cheryl Bachelder is the CEO of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen. I’m a fan of their chicken and biscuits. She’s had an impressive career at Proctor & Gamble, Gillette, RJR Nabisco, Domino’s Pizza and KFC. Unlike many female CEOs she also took two sabbaticals ... [Continue Reading]

Self Awareness is the Key to Emotional Intelligence

I was in a meeting the other day when I got into a disagreement with one of the other guys present.  It was no big deal and things got resolved amicably.  But he was difficult to deal with.  He mumbled and would never look me in the eye as we were speaking.  ... [Continue Reading]

8 Ways to Brand Yourself as a Positive Person

Self confidence is an important key to your career success. I always tell my career mentoring members that there are three keys to unshakeable self confidence: an optimistic attitude, surrounding yourself with positive people and facing your fears and ... [Continue Reading]

You Don’t Have a Blog?!? Here’s Why You Need One and How To Start It

I have been blogging for over 10 years.  It has helped me build my career mentoring membership site.  But you don't have to be in business for yourself to use blogging as a tool to help you create the career success you want and deserve.  My friend and awesome ... [Continue Reading]

Who Do You Want To Be?

I did a career coaching call yesterday with a woman who was in an enviable position.  She had two job offers and was trying to decide which was best for her. One paid more and offered the opportunity to work for a long time mentor, but it had a long commute.  ... [Continue Reading]

Personal Branding is Important, but Don’t Put the Cart Before the Horse

I was listening to an interactive webinar last Friday.  People submitted questions via a chat box and the host responded.  This topic was job search.  One person asked a question that went something like this, "I've heard that supply chain consultants are in ... [Continue Reading]

Brand Yourself as a Positive, Serious Person

TheMuse.com is one of my favorite career sites.  They do a great job providing useful, common sense information about life and career success.  This article focuses on what not to say at work if you want to get ... [Continue Reading]

Why You Need a 5 Page Resume

I often tell my career mentoring site members that there is no perfect resume.  But there is a perfect resume for every job. in which you're interested.  This means that you should create a unique resume for every job in which you're interested. That's why ... [Continue Reading]