Archive for the ‘Inspiration’ Category
What is your excuse for not pursuing your dreams and following your passions?
Watch Gimp Monkey’s video: Craig Demartino, with one leg and “disabled” friends as they climb 1800ft El Capitan in Yosemite National Park.
What business are you really in? What do your clients really want—whether they know it or not? What’s your legacy?
Take Starbucks — are they really in the coffee business? How about Apple, Toms and Facebook? Each of these great companies redefined the business they are in, and in each case, the results they have generated have been spectacular.
Source: Tony Robbins
I found this presentation extremely informative and enlightening. Anders Fredriksson has taught first time entrepreneurs about the 10 mistakes that many do as first timers. Like him, I did them myself too. I wish I had learned that when I went to school.
What should I do with my life? A structured, step-by-step process to find out. Plus, techniques for blowing away the “unwashed masses” with your overhauled resume, cover letter, interview techniques, and negotiation strategies. Lots of case studies and live teardowns in this one. Find video (Free live on Oct 19) here
Source: Seth Godin
The economy has changed, probably forever.
School was invented to create a constant stream of compliant factory workers to the growing businesses of the 1900s. It continues to do an excellent job at achieving this goal, but it’s not a goal we need to achieve any longer.
In his 30,000 word manifesto, he imagines a different set of goals and start (he hopes) a discussion about how we can reach them. One thing is certain: if we keep doing what we’ve been doing, we’re going to keep getting what we’ve been getting.
Our kids are too important to sacrifice to the status quo. Continue reading here
Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. In this TED video, Social psychologist Amy Cuddy will show you how “power posing” — standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don’t feel confident — can have an impact on our chances for success.
What Do Marc Cuban, Zappos & Steve Wynn Have in Common?
What are the essential qualities that make a great leader? What are the skills, strategies, or tools that we can use to shape our natural gifts into true effective leadership?
Watch Anthony Robbins sharing his insights about the core qualities of leadership.
7 Core Qualities of Extraordinary Leaders
- Pure Energy
- Emotional Mastery
- Relationship mastery
- Time Mastery
- Ownership of Purpose
- Financial Mastery
- Honoring Success and Celebrating Victories
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