Networking - Powerful Image

How Do Others See You?

“If you are looking to build a powerful image, you first need to decide what type of person you want to be and how you want to interact with others.” Most often people define us by our occupation or business. When networking we are always asked, “What do you do?” or “What line of work […]

Dressing For Success

Are You Dressing for Success Online?

We used to hear the phrase – ‘dressing for success’. The phrase implies a form of ‘staging’ to prepare for success and display success through our grooming, wardrobe and props such as our pen and car. It was so important to be impeccably groomed to reflect a good first impression and a great lasting impression. […]

Image Affects Everything

Image Affects Everything

Image affects everything: leadership, team communication strategies, customer service, dealing with difficult people and time management. Everything that you do and don’t do also affects your image and how you are perceived. Being in business since 1990 has taught me to guard my image and my reputation. I make sure that everything I do and […]

The way you look

The Way You Look Will Affect The Way You Do Things

The way you look affects the way you feel, the way you think, your perceptions, attitude, and the way that you behave. It is really a holistic process. Change any one aspect and you affect them all. Typically, when focusing on improving your image, you would probably start with your wardrobe. It’s the quickest way […]

Get the Competitive Edge

Get The Competitive Edge!
So What Exactly Does That Mean?

Having the competitive edge means that in order to be one step ahead, you have to do more than just what everyone else is doing. Your actions and ability to help and support your clients need to create a “WOW” factor. You need to stand out and nurture your clients in a loving, caring, authentic […]

Defining your image

DEFINING YOUR IMAGE: Creating A Great
Online Presence

What is Image? In the dictionary, Image is defined as: the opinion or concept of something the character projected to the public a mental picture a vivid representation an expressive or evocative representation In this more explosive digital age, alignment is critical. What you think – that mental picture in your head, your character that […]

excellence

Step Into Excellence and Pick Up the Slack

Throughout your life you will be required to step up into that better version of who you are. And occasionally someone will help you see and navigate to that next level of excellence. In many ways, it is a paradigm shift. I shared a story very recently with another high-performance executive coach about the time […]

Success is Within Your Grasp

Your Success is Within Your Grasp

If you want to become successful in your goals and dreams, you must grow from within. If you want to have maximum impact and influence on others and your circumstances, you must grow from within. You need to eliminate the toxic mindset and behavior from your life and replace it with a positive mindset, and […]

values

When the Going Gets Tough, the Values Show Up!

Major challenges trigger questions of one’s values and the true test of character begins. Running a business, working with team, customers and clients, although exceedingly rewarding and exciting, lends itself, on occasion, to the harsh realities of diverse personalities and this is when integrity issues show up. Competition can bring out both the best and […]

So what's your excuse?

So What’s Your Excuse?

Do you know who you are and what you stand for? In my nearly fifteen years working for the federal government and thirty years in business I observed that certain values where absent from the work force with whom I associated with on a daily basis. I struggled with the number of people who failed […]