You might think of learning as something that takes place inside a classroom, but with technology and processes constantly changing, learning in the workplace is now just as significant. Even learning has changed: New technologies have given many companies the tools to engage employees in new ways that can lead … Read More..
This week I was reminded how much I hate traffic. When I found myself rushing to a meeting yesterday morning downtown, you can guess how I felt seeing bumper to bumper gridlock. Luckily, I know a few shortcuts.
Shortcuts. They are one of my life’s most beautiful things. Whether it … Read More..
If you want your business (or yourself!) to be better discovered or viewed as an industry leader, you know that content will help you get there. In the age of Internet searches, content marketing has emerged as a critical element of branding and advertising. So how exactly do you leverage … Read More..
While we’re all familiar with the five senses, most of us probably don’t know that more than 50% of our brain’s resources are dedicated to the activity of seeing the world around us. In other words, our sense of vision/sight often dominates our other senses, which is both a good … Read More..
The absolute worst piece of public speaking advice I ever received came from a dear friend of mine. My speech focused on giving up my dream job in paradise to pursue happiness and love in my personal life.
My friend suggested, “Wear a coconut bra and a … Read More..
I’m leaving this morning to fly out to give a presentation training session to one of America’s largest brands. I’m excited, but nervous because I have limited information about my audience tomorrow. I know the department they represent. I know their names. I even know their titles. However, I don’t … Read More..
With just about everyone on social media today, how do you stand out from the rest? What’s the best way to gain followers, start a conversation, and streamline it all, whether you’re representing a company or your own personal brand?
Apple reported historically high quarterly revenues, largely thanks to its iPhone sales, and few would deny that much of the company’s success can be attributed to the iconic Steve Jobs — entrepreneur, inventor, visionary and former Apple CEO.
From Jobs’ powerful presentations skills to his business philosophies, there’s no … Read More..