Being able to let others know clearly what you do is a critical factor of success.
This is especially important if you’re a service-based professional like a consultant, coach, trainer, therapist or counsellor.
However, far too often, I have seen many service-based professionals make these fundamental marketing mistakes.
Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement.”
In today’s world, having excellent leadership skills will set you apart from other leaders.
Have you ever wondered what leaders really do? If someone is in a leadership role, whether that is in a personal, social or professional capacity, what do they do?
In the course of a normal day, what would be their job description?
Another favourite book of mine is The Slight Edge by Jeff Olson, which covers in great depth how to use the knowledge you already have in order to make profound changes in your life.
It isn’t necessarily about continuously acquiring new information but recognising that the choices we are making every day are affecting us in either a positive or negative way.
The Slight Edge by Jeff Olson
People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.”
Do you wish that you could have an empty email inbox each day? Or better yet, do you wish that you could receive less emails each day?
I receive up to 200 emails per day (to my various email addresses) and unless I have a system for managing my email, it can be very easy for be swamped with un-actioned emails.
If you don’t know what this virus code is, chances are it is eating away at your ability to perform and achieve the level of success you want.
Businesses and individuals are facing huge challenge in today’s economy and unless the situation is addressed, more and more people will suffer the inevitable consequence of:
- Loss of productivity
- Loss of effectiveness
- Inability to concentrate and focus
- Lack of commitment
- Lack of persistence and follow-through.
When you are clear, what you want will show up in your life, and only to the extent you are clear.”
Being a good communicator is an essential quality of a great leader.
A large proportion of a leader’s time is spent in meetings so it is vitally important that a leader is able to conduct effective meetings.
Whether you like Apple’s product’s or not, you cannot deny the fact that they are one of the most successful company’s in the history of the world.
It is quite remarkable how Apple has managed to create new product categories like the iPhone and the iPad that only a few years ago, did not even exist. Their success is certainly not due to luck or good fortune.