Author and Managing Partner, Invisor Consulting
The way to boost confidence and create positive outcomes is to be prepared, take risks, and learn through experience.
We love to typecast. Yet we don't realize that much of the common wisdom about popular stereotypes is simply false.
Not that anyone cares about your personal brand, but the least you could do is present yourself to the world correctly.
If you're serious about being an entrepreneur, let these stories of success guide your planning.
To be successful, you've got to learn when to trust your own ideas and when to let go to gain a broader perspective.
Life and business are both based around making smart decisions. That's not as hard as it sounds.
Your career will have many twists and turns. It may slump or drag for a while and then take off when you finally hit your stride.
Apple, Coca-Cola, BMW, and Disney have powerful brands because they are leaders in their respective industries, not the other way around.
How you act defines you as a leader. That's why there are so few real leaders nowadays.
Life is a marathon, not a sprint. Don't be in such a hurry to get to the finish line.
Next time you write that blog or send that email blast, take a second to consider whether anyone you want to read those even cares.
If you're the type of person who only sees the bright side of life, be prepared to not be able to face the reality you need.
If you're thinking of self-publishing your first book, this just might change your mind.
Starting a Business
Your odds of being successful in any Web-enabled field are much lower than you realize, especially if you conform to all the popular groupthink.
I went out on a limb and made a commitment no one else would make. That made all the difference in my career.