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3 Ways to Maximize Your Best Just Got Better on iTunes

Do you listen to podcasts? If so, please tune in to Your Best Just Got Better: Work Smarter, Think Bigger, Make More Here are 3 ways you can maximize this podcast: 1) Subscribe and connect your iPad/iPhone or shuffle to download as soon as each one is published. 2) Burn the Audio file as a MP3

Para comenzar solo necesitas dar el primer paso

¿Alguna vez sentiste que tus proyectos son tan grandes o tan complejos que no sabes por dónde empezar? Puede tratarse de la construcción de tu nuevo sitio web, el análisis de los datos financieros del año que termina o bien una investigación sobre posibles nuevos mercados.  Seguramente dedicas varias horas a la semana a planificar

3 Ways to use an article on Time Management from Training Magazine

Each month, I write a dedicated article for Training Magazine in the column called, “Productivity Coach’s Corner.” Here is an article with 2 ideas you can use to take control of your time. Training Magazine article on Saving Time As you can see from the title of this article, it’s important to “control your time.” Here

3 things to consider when looking for a mentor

Thank you to Twitter.com/AndreaAresca for asking about mentoring: When I read “Mojo” by Marshall Goldsmith, I solidified a couple of ideas about mentoring. 1. That “thing” that I need mentoring with is much closer than I think. Over the past few months, my Moleskine journal has “received” several notes (in my handwriting!) about leadership, professional

3 Tips for a More Productive Day

Do you start each day with a plan for action? Most people do. Whether they make a to-do list or leave emails in their inbox to work on throughout the day, they have some way to manage their tasks and projects. Each day, however, we manage more than just time. We manage conversations, meetings, and

Have a “Less-Stressful” Holiday Season…Ready?

Happy December, Don’t PLAN to spend this holiday season stressed out. No one in their right mind does.  But…be careful because many of you reading this are facing a lot of pressure. You might be traveling.  You might be with family you haven’t seen in a while.  You might be managing through a big “end-of-year”

1 thing that is vital to your success as a leader

Over at Get Momentum, we believe that it is vital to your personal and professional success to be able to present your ideas proactively. No matter the occasion (and, the more aware of it I am, the more I realize that people “take the stage” all the time!), the ability to create a personal presentation

Make Every Meeting Count

It’s the first Wednesday of 2015, and I’m heading to a “calendared event,” call it a meeting if you will… And, I’m writing specifically to invite you to join Get Momentum today. Can I tell you why? Recently, the Wall Street Journal reported that there are 11 million meetings held every day in America. How many

Save information (logically) so it is easy to find thereafter

When it comes to having to save information so it’s easy (easier) to find later, It is absolutely critical that you spend some time “on the front side” identifying the kind of information you have to save.

Thank you, Four Seasons and Bali, for the life lessons

“Welcome to Bali,” she said as I bowed my head and received a lei made of plumeria flowers as we checked in that Four Seasons resort. And with that, last Monday, began a week of experiential learning on this amazingly beautiful and indescribably complex island. This trip had been “on the books” since last summer.

4 Secrets Effective People Know About “Asking Powerful Questions.”