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Creating Positive Change – Start with Your People – Brian Dixon

In Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Success, Career Help, change, Coaching, culture change, Discovering Your Purpose, entrepreneurship, Finding Your Passion, Growth, Inspiration, Leadership, Life Change, Life Help, Marital help, Money, Motivation, Podcast, Problem Solving, purpose, Serving People, Success, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

We can look in our business, our relationships, our careers, our lives in general and say, “things need to change”.   None of us want that change to be for the worse, so we try to take control.  We decide quite often that if we have the power to change things we will.  So we start handing out orders, making edicts, …

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Lessons from the Farm – Essential Rules for Success – Jay Izso

In behavior change, Better Leadership, change, core values, Courage, entrepreneur leadership, Growth, Inspiration, Jay Izso, Leadership, Leadership Growth, Leadership Improvement, Leadership in Youth, lessons from the farm, Life Help, Life Skills, Living Authentically, Motivation, Podcast, self help, self-improvement, Success, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

What positive lessons did you learn as a child that you still hold on to today?  It seems that so many things that we do as an adult are so directly from things we learned in the first two decades of our life.   So often we walk around this world and do not even realize that the things we do …

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Decisions- The Power To Overcome Self-Defeating Behaviors – Sean Douglas

In behavior change, core values, Courage, depression, Emotional abuse, Inspiration, Leadership Growth, life challenges, Life Help, Life Skills, mental abuse, Physical abuse, Podcast, Psychology, recovery, Self-Diagnosis, self-improvement, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

Life is not always going to treat us kindly.  Sometimes life can be quite cruel, mean, and feel unjustified.  And sometimes it is our decisions that create so many of our problems. As it turns out there are really three types of problems we will deal with in life, those that life happens to give us, those that others give …

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11 Best Ways to Face Life’s Challenges – Dr. Ken Best

In change, Coaching, Growth, Healthy Living, Inspiration, Jay Izso, life challenges, Life Help, Life Skills, Marital help, Marriage, marriage communication, Podcast, Problem Solving, Psychology, Self-Diagnosis by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

We all will be faced with challenges.  The longer we live, the more challenges we get to face.  We also live in a world that tells you that “you must be happy”…the marketers present pictures and commercials that convince us time and time again that our happiness is somehow tied to the products or services they want to sell us.  …

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The Best Story Wins – Leveraging Hollywood Storytelling for Your Business and Beyond – Matt Luhn

In branding, Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Closing the sale, entrepreneur, Growing Your Business, Inspiration, Jay Izso, Leadership, Life Skills, marketing, marketing leadership, Podcast, Psychology and Business, sales, sales success, storytelling by Jay Izso1 Comment

Stories are powerful.  They improve our learning.  They help us to understand and remember things and events we may not ordinarily not remember.  Stories affect our brain chemistry, they manufacture emotions that help us relate not only to the parts of the story, but also to the person telling the story. Matthew Luhn joins A New Direction with his latest …

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Working Multiple Jobs to Discover the Life You Desire – Shanah Bell

In career change, Career Help, careers, core values, employable, entrepreneur, entrepreneurship, Find a job, Inspiration, Jay Izso, Podcast, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

In a world where people are more concerned about their time off, complaining about working too many hours, along comes a young woman who goes to college and graduate school, is a single parent works multiple jobs and is looking for more work. Along the way she accumulates a variety of knowledge multiple skills. Couple with that her relentless work …

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The Power of Authenticity – Ora Nadrich – Live True

In authenticity, Growth, Health, Healthy Living, Inspiration, Life Help, Living Authentically, Motivation, Podcast, Psychology, purpose, self help, self-improvement by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

Let me ask you a question. If you were to look at yourself from above would you, or could truly say you are living authentically? Are you truly being who you are? Do you even know who that person is suppose to be? It is so easy in life to lose sight if who we really are. We get so …

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Be Successful – Your Career is Your Business – Ines Temple – YOU Incorporated

In branding, Business Help, Business Success, career change, Career Help, core values, credibility, employable, entrepreneur, Inspiration, Internet Doctor, Jay Izso, Leadership, Leadership Skills, Life Help, Motivation, Podcast, Psychology, self help, self-improvement by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

On a scale of 1 to 10, 1 being awful and 10 being the best it can be…how would you rate your career right now? If it is anything less than a 5, I have to ask you this question: Why are you still in that job? The answers could range from, “I need the money”, “it’s better than nothing”, …

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Be Chief: It’s a Choice, Not a Title AND 28

In author, Better Leadership, Business Improvement, Business Psychology, Business Success, Career Help, Company Culture, core values, Growing Your Business, Inspiration, Jay Izso, Leadership, Leadership Improvement, Leadership Skills, Life Help, management, Motivation, Podcast, sales success, self-improvement, teams by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

I have read and heard it said from numerous coaches and experts, “the only thing you can control is your attitude and your effort”. My guest on A New Direction Rick Miller would add one more to those two true statements…Being Chief, because after all it is a choice, not a title. Rick Miller is an author true of the …

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TOP 10 Ways to Prepare for Out of Town Guests

In holiday guests, holiday shopping, Inspiration, Jay Izso, Life Help, Podcast, self help, self-improvement by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

Is there anything that can cause both excitement and stress then when out of town guests are coming. You are so glad to see them, but you want everything to be perfect. What do you do? Author and the “Queen of Top !0’s” Kim Polland helps you plan your way for those guests so that everyone has a great time, …