This week’s tips and tweets revolve around perseverance–so necessary to success. You need determination to handle setbacks and to keep moving forward. Confidence drives perseverance. It’s that belief in yourself that gives you the resolve you need to go after what you want. Between your dream and your dream-come-true lies the process, where many give
Deep down, many of you don’t really like yourselves. You don’t believe you deserve happiness or success. It’s time to challenge and change those beliefs. It’s time to appreciate yourself and your abilities. Remember that a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. So, stop stalling. Start stepping. You’re worth it.
Have you ever been at a function, and everyone’s talking about the newest technology? The newest gizmo? The newest social media buzz? The newest tech terms? And you have no idea what it all means? You are not alone. Technology is changing at an alarming rate that it’s difficult for most of us to keep
This is Calverton National Cemetery, where my father and thousands more who served their country are buried. I can’t imagine the fear they faced to do what they had to do. This weekend, remember these amazing men and women. Remember why we are the land of the free and the home of the brave. Have
So—you’re in the midst of a crazy day, and your anxiety’s beginning to go on overdrive. Your heart’s racing, your stomach’s churning, and you’re getting that awful creepy feeling up the back of your neck. Stop. Step away. Do something mindless. Yes—mindless. Clean out a small drawer. Organize your desk. Get up and take a
Making a strong first impression was a big topic of discussion at the Women’s Empowerment Summit where I spoke Friday. How you present yourself to others in the business world speaks volumes, and easily can be the most intimidating part of any job. People often form first impressions about you and the company you represent
For everyone and every business, there’s a dream and a dream-come-true. In the middle of these 2 is the process, where many get frustrated and then give up. The fuel that gets you though the process is confidence. It’s what turns thought into action. Be confident. Don’t give up. Make your dream come true.
I believe the most difficult job on this earth is being a great mom. It requires more confidence and courage than any successful CEO. My mom is no exception. To me, she is a superhero. Mom was way ahead of her time. She went to work full-time in the 1960s, when I started grammar school.
Someone shared this short video with me this week, and I wanted to share it with you. It’s by Gary Turk, and it’s a fabulous reminder about the negative impact social media can have on our lives. Like anything else, we all need balance in our lives, and too much online communication can rob us
Over the years, I’ve eaten more rubber chickens at events than I care to remember, and have wined and dined my way through countless business seminars, lunches and dinners. Early in my career, I would feel stiff and nervous at these functions, always fearful that I would say or do the wrong thing. I would
This question came up recently from someone who wanted to sound confident. Some people think a confident voice sounds cocksure. Some think it sounds strong and loud. There are many ways to describe the sound of confidence. Here are a few: A confident voice is expert in her subject but is open to different views.