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Unemployed or in a Job Transition?

In today’s professional world, being in a job transition may be (and hopefully should always be) and opportunity for growth and professional and/or career advancement. Because sometimes we have a job, and other times we have to go find one. We will have to go back out into the job market, whether willingly or not, several times during our professional…

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Twelve Things that Good Leaders Do

1.Good leaders lead (excuse the redundancy) for the greater good, not to build up their egos, their power or their fortune. They look after and take care of others, act consistently with their values and lead by example. This makes them reliable and predictable. 2.They don’t expect others to act or solve problems for them. They don’t victimize themselves or…

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The Value of Authenticity

When my mother tried to teach us table manners, she used to say, as we came home from school and sat at the table for lunch, “when you’re at home eat like you’re with royalty, so that when you’re with royalty, you eat like you’re at home”. She said this every day and told us we needed to practice in…

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The Stars of Our Reputation

Internet and social media have impacted the way we make our purchasing decisions regarding services, products, travel, renting and hiring, among others. For instance, on TripAdvisor or similar applications, we find what others think of the location, service, cleanliness, ambiance, decoration and overall quality of the hotels, restaurants or destinations that we plan to visit. What we read from users…

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The Leaders Who Inspire Me

Organizations are always seeking to hire leaders. As a manager and coach, I have to address the subject of leadership with those either looking for a better management position or being outplaced and in need of finding a replacement one. I’ve learned  that I can only speak from my own experiences leading various organizations, although I always try to learn…

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Success is the Best Revenge

Some time ago I wrote about this same subject and was very pleased with the comments I received from those who could relate to this phrase.  It is certainly a very motivating expression! I have been using it for years. I use it to comfort and cheer those up who feel snubbed, unrecognized, not valued, and rejected or plain and…

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