You may be surprised to hear this from me, but sometimes, when a client contacts me the first time they are interested in hiring me as one of their keynote speakers, I feel a little nervous.
You’d think it would be the other way around, wouldn’t it?
Shouldn’t a client be nervous about talking to a speaker for the first time?
I certainly think so. In fact, if you’re a client looking for keynote speakers for an event, and you’re a sensible person, I think you should be afraid. Be very, very *afraid.*
I came across this article this morning, titled “20 Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb.”
First things first:
The irony of this article is the misuse of the word “dumb” in the title. The real definition of “dumb” is “silent” or “mute,” though it’s informally used in our society as a synonym for “stupid.”
Speaking of which, I’ll cover “irony” toward the end of this post.
In this episode of Top Secrets Revealed on Managing Change, we’re going to answer a question that a lot of people find themselves asking from time to time. Why do people resist change even when it’s good?
It’s a common question. Everybody asks this, especially when it relates to something positive. “Hey, I just got a great new job! I’m buying a new house! This is supposed to be a positive thing! Why am I so stressed out?”
In this episode of Top Secrets Revealed on Leadership we’re going to look at the one thing you should never say when implementing change.
In this episode of Top Secrets Revealed on managing change we’re going to look at the one thing you need to know to start overcoming your resistance to change.
“Leggo Your Ego!”
In this episode of Top Secrets Revealed on leadership, we’re going to take a look at the three most effective qualities of a good leader.
Whether you’re a CEO, an executive director, or you simply organize a group of people who like to drink wine while playing frisbee, there’s no question good leadership skills are essential for success.
Based on my research and experience, here are the three most effective qualities of a good leader: Click here to find out what they are!
In this episode of Top Secrets Revealed on The Funny Way We Think, we’re going to talk about how to stay motivated and focus on work.
I bet you found this video from doing a search. You’re probably at work right now, and you’re looking for tips on how to keep focused on the work you need to get done. Good news, you’ve landed at the right place.
I’m going to show you exactly what you need to do to redirect your focus back to work in less than 2 minutes. Click here to find out how to do it!