Tag Archives: Books

Confrontation

Confrontation Without Tears People in business have trouble with confrontation because they confront out of emotion.  A situation upsets them and they instinctively feel the need to lash out.  They let their emotions take over when their mind should be … Continue reading

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Network Intelligence

“It’s not just the people you know.  It’s the people they know- your second- and third-degree connections.  Plan an event where your friends bring a few of their friends; invite your extended network.” ~Reid Hoffman co-founder Linkedin http://www.startupofyou.com

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Strike a Balance

The boys are on Spring break this week, at least two of them, with one away at college.  This means time to strike a balance between life and business in favor of getting some much needed time as a family. … Continue reading

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Creativity

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” Picaso I recommend “Imagine” by Jonah Lehrer to those who want to understand how imagination works, how to spark your  creative juices and … Continue reading

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It Takes a Network

Just as entrepreneurs are always recruiting and building a  team of stunning people, you want to always be investing in your professional network to grow the start-up that is your career.  Quite simply, if you want to accelerate your career, … Continue reading

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Book Recommendation

“Resumes That Mean Business”  by David R. Eyler provides the reader invaluable insights into the hiring process, personal skills analysis, and effective skill development endeavors recommended to become competitive in today’s changing job market. I recommend it for anyone serious … Continue reading

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