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

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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

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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

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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, …

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Social Media Tactics for Student Athletes, Coaches, Administrators, and Applications for Business – Jay Izso – AND 25

In Business Help, Business Improvement, Business Web Marketing, Career Help, Inspiration, Internet Doctor, Jay Izso, Leadership, Life Help, management, Motivation, Podcast, Social Media for Business, Social Media Marketing, Social Media Psychology by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

I have heard it said, especially from coaches, “social media and athletes are like oil and water, the two just don’t mix”.  Well the same could be said for athletics in general.   Because even coaches and high level administrators have found themselves in hot water over a tweet or social post that resulted in termination. Is social media really a …

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Managing People, Taking Responsibility – Congratulations! Now Get Over Yourself! – Ralph Peterson – AND 24

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I have heard it said by managers, “managing people is like herding cats”.  Well, if you have ever been in a position to manage people you know that it can be a difficult task.  However, if you have the right trainer and with some regular practice you can manage people effectively and you can become the manager you always hoped …

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Forget Rapport, Get Believable, Build Your Credibility from the Inside Out – Rob Jolles – AND 21

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Let’s face it we are all in sales.  We are constantly trying to sell ourselves to someone for something.   We try to build rapport believing that is the quickest way to get the win…but wait…are you believable?  Do you really have credibility?  Can you do that quickly? Rob Jolles new book “Why People Don’t Believe You…: Building Credibility from the …