When you can’t make a decision

December 28 2017

What if something better comes along? What if this is the wrong choice? What if I am not ready? Decision paralysis.

When you’re struggling to make a decision, imagine yourself choosing a definitive answer. Observe how you feel. Do your insides drop with dread, or does your heart skip with anticipation?

Often times we spend so much time analyzing and researching that we forget to consult the most important measure: Does it…

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Let go

December 26 2017

Let go of the plan that doesn’t work anymore. Just because things haven’t panned out quite as you expected them to doesn’t mean you’re not doing well. Or that you’ve fallen off track. Sometimes you need to release your grip and see what life brings.

You have an opportunity — today, tomorrow, a week from now — to let go of the habits that no longer serve you. To try…

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How to write email introductions

December 13 2017

Few things are as ineffective and frustrating as poorly written emails. Little information, no apparent connections, and enthusiastic instructions to “meet for coffee” can quickly end up in the trash bin.

People are busy.

Of course it is not always possible to be in the same room at the same time, so being able to make email introductions is an essential and valuable business skill. Yes, it is possible to write…

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Straight ahead or turn

December 06 2017

The end of the year brings fantastic opportunities to evaluate and assess your life and professional goals. As the month comes to a close, take stock over your personal and business milestones.

Are you heading in the right direction or is it time to choose a new path?

Your personal fulfillment and sense of progression are excellent benchmarks to consider as you’re charting your…

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