Author, Business Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach
The smart move is focus on growing your business and hire talented freelancers for everything else.
Brevity is the soul of wit and about all the typical attention span will tolerate.
When you've realized who are the people who can help you the most, start thinking about how you can help them.
No idea is brilliant when explained while chewing.
When you make it clear how you can help, people remember that.
People who work seven days a week need to learn about the law of diminishing returns.
Networking can be enjoyable but that's not why anybody does it. Have a plan for meeting the people you can help, and vice versa.
Lincoln is remembered for the Gettysburg Address. The rest of us live with the impression others take from ordinary conversation.
Shy people enjoy the networking advantage of being the good listeners everyone enjoys meeting.
The boss is somebody whose job is telling people what to do. Leadership is much more.
Writing down what you need to accomplish can a powerful productivity tool or a reminder of what you failed to do. It depends on how you work it.
You can take it slow as the weekend nears. Just don't stop.
Evolution did not prepare us to sit all day beneath fluorescent lights and stare at a screen.
Be your authentic self and give people their money's worth. Your brand will grow itself.