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How to Find What Sets You Apart and Own Your Strengths

What is your differentiator? What makes you the best content marketer, the best CEO, the best personal trainer or the best therapist? Regardless of your job description, I can already tell you the…

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What Real Leadership Looks Like

Are you using your gifts to make an impact on the lives of others? There’s one thing you can do to become a great leader, and it doesn’t have anything to do with project management…

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How to Identify and Deal With Poisonous People

“Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most importantly, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want…

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Making Your Life Matter: How to Be an Impactful Mentor

You want your life and work to really mean something. You want to empower the people around you. You’re ready to be a great mentor, but you’re not sure how to make a…

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Why Job Security Is Killing Your Potential

Are you stuck in a job you don’t love just to pay the bills? In this episode, I outline how to let go of fear, create the career you want, and earn more…

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How to Create an Unforgettable Personal Brand

You want to be unforgettable. You want to stand out. You want to have an irreplaceable role in your community and in your work. And it all boils down to something that can…

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How to Write Your First Bestseller

Wondering how to write a bestseller—or how to write your first book, for that matter? With a lot of determination and a little help, you’ll have your book in your hands. How many…

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Why You Should Watch YouTube with Your Kids

We all know that families don’t gather around the TV to watch the evening news together anymore. Instead, your teenagers spend hours watching YouTube to get their news, and you get alerts on…

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Six Foolproof Ways to Find a Mentor

Wondering how to get a mentor? Here are six pro-tips to finding a great mentor so that you can achieve your dreams. Are great leaders born or made?  If you’re a college student just…

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Why Mentorship is The Most Rewarding Part of Your Career

Why be a mentor? Here are six reasons that mentorship is crucial for thriving corporations and a thriving world. The concept of Living the Dream—of being grateful for what you have and creating…

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Why I Signed a Shoe

For ten consecutive years, I gave my keynote at Florida State University’s New Student Orientation, which involved six weeks of speaking to 6,000 students and 10,000 parents. It was awesome to see how…

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Here’s Your NOT To-Do List

Let me guess: You have a long list of to-dos that never get done. Some may say that you’re not completing these tasks because you don’t have enough motivation or passion in your…

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Don’t Be the Next Toys R Us: 7 Ways to Embrace Business Innovation

Giving my Keynote at conferences all over the nation means that I get an inside look at business innovation across industries. News flash: change is the new normal, and in order to survive,…

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Seven Things Parents Need to Know When Their Child Goes to College

1) The new college students aren’t the only ones in transition. Think about the next chapter you’d like to write.   2) The longer your student is off at college, the less you…

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3 Energizing Ways to Begin A Meeting

Do you have a meeting in 5 minutes? Not sure how to open it in a way that blows your clients (or coworkers) away? Here are three techniques I use that make people…

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Seven Empowering Tips for First-Year College Students

1) Remember, nobody knows you. So why not be the person you always wanted to be at college?   2) Failing is an event, not a person. If you make a mistake, fail…

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What is Effective Leadership? Sharing Off.

What is effective leadership? It’s recognizing your gifts and your skills and sharing them off. The other day, my daughter and I were enjoying Cincinnati’s famous Graeter’s Ice Cream. There were two or…

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The Ultimate Guide to Making a Major Career Change

You’re ready to make your next move and tap into your genius. Maybe it’s time for you to start the business you’ve always wanted to, apply for that dream job across the country,…

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