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Taking Control – Mind Control 101

Mind-Control is defined as: Subverting by means of psychological tactics an individual's control of his or her mind (thinking, behavior, emotions, or decisions). One acknowledged technique to facilitate this is hypnosis. Subvert is defined as to overthrow, destroy or undermine. Taking control of ones mind sounds complicated and something out of a sci-fi novel, but I'm here to break it down and tell you… Continue reading Taking Control – Mind Control 101

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Secrets to Successful Goal Setting

It's so frustrating when we make promises to ourselves only to break them.  You know the ones I'm talking about...I'm going to cut back on my drinking...I'm going to get in better shape...I'm going to get out of debt...I'm going to network more..I'm going to study more...I'm going to spend more time with my kids...I'm… Continue reading Secrets to Successful Goal Setting

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Time To Level Up

"WHAT VALUE WILL YOU BRING TO THIS ORGANIZATION?" This question comes up early in most interviews and is something you've already demonstrated in order to secure the position that you're in today.  As a contributor to an organization it's important that you continue to bring value to progress your career.  On a regular basis people… Continue reading Time To Level Up

The Myth of the Nice Girl
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The Myth of the Nice Girl

I have downloaded the audible version, the Kindle version, and today I ordered a hard copy. So many great topics ranging from effective communication and leadership skills to negotiation tactics, to networking strategies.  I really like the fact that Fran provides effective examples to apply these skills immediately. This is what has led to me… Continue reading The Myth of the Nice Girl

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Vision Boards – Turning Visions Into Reality

Let me preface this by saying that I have a VERY short attention span.  In fact, my attention span is SO short that on a DAILY basis I find myself walking into the pantry and standing there for a few seconds trying to figure out why I’m there before realizing with great embarrassment for myself… Continue reading Vision Boards – Turning Visions Into Reality