Stop Making THIS Networking Mistake

Let’s face it we’ve all been there before. You just finished a great networking conversation at a chamber event or a cocktail party or a friend’s house and they’re interested in learning more. You remembered your business card and exchanged with them, promising to follow up. Then what happens? A week or two goes by and then you remember you …

Let’s Talk About Your Core Values Again

“Words have set whole nations in motion and upheaved the dry, hard ground on which rests our social fabric. Give me the right word and the right accent, and I will move the world.” – Joseph Conrad I’m convinced words are more powerful than… An entire group of people didn’t have the same rights to vote, buy a house, or …

personal values

What Are Your Core Values? 7 Steps To Define & Live By Your Values

After working with many coaching clients, I’ve discovered that when my clients take the time to determine their values, they develop a new level of self-awareness and clarity and it changes their lives. Unfortunately, few people have taken the time to create a personal values list and miss out on the impact it can make on their lives. If someone …

Your 2019 Year In Review

This article gives you 12 powerful questions to help you get started. I know you’re busy it’s the beginning of the year but it’s worth your time.

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Make A Habit Of Tracking Your Habits

Maintaining great habits is hard. But it doesn’t have to be that way. As Michael Angier put it, “If you develop the habits of success, you’ll make success a habit.”  This means you have to choose the right habits and to improve your self-awareness requires new habits. For you to see personal growth, you have to choose the right habits, but how? …

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Learn A Language In One Hour

Your communication problem at home, in the workplace, with your mother-in-law, isn’t a communication problem, it’s a language problem. You aren’t speaking the same language. Can anyone identify with that? I’m sure all of us have thought or even said something along the lines of, “their not speaking my language.” If you traveled to a foreign country and they spoke …

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Do You Have A List Of Personal Values?

Are personal values really that important to think about? I’ll let Gandhi answer that question, “Your beliefs become your thoughts, your thoughts become your words, your words become your actions, your actions become your habits, your habits become your values, your values become your destiny.” I also like what Roy Disney said, “It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your …

3 Time Saving Apps All Entrepreneurs Need To Try

Are you someone that is constantly striving to be more productive, save time, and save money? If so, these time saving apps may be a great help to your business. After several months of running Gillette Solutions, these are the key apps that keep me sane. There are many apps that I use, but these tools are the ones that …

How Do I Grow My Confidence As A Leader?

Recently, I had a conversation with a friend who is looking to start a business soon. He works in the Artificial Intelligence (AI) field and will likely have 4-5 employees helping him. We chatted about the company’s potential, his leadership, and bad approaches to leadership. One of the key items that came up was confidence. I made a suggestion that …