Sometimes we are our own worst enemies, putting roadblocks of negative thinking in the path of life. Robert H. Schuller, author, motivator and host of the popular television show Hour of Power, here illustrates his potent personal message of possibility thinking. Full of Dr. Schuller's infectious enthusiasm and down-to-earth practicality, If It's Going to Be, It's Up to Me, details how you can tap into "dynamic divine energy" that leads to personal and spiritual success in any field. Dr.
For the better part of last week, for some strange reason I found myself talking to people about taking responsibility for their health and not waiting for things to get to the point of no-return, then they start running all over the place seeking help. Actually I now remember a lot of these conversations were started by me asking the people I was talking to when they last went for a full body checkup.
A few years ago I was asked to put everything I know about sales and selling into an easy to use program that anyone, even you could use to sell more now and double or even triple your income in the shortest time possible.
Here's what I came up with.
Let’s talk about “Listening”.
This week I had the opportunity to speak to a group of over 150 youths about Using The Power Of Networking To Grow Your Business. As I was preparing my presentation, the one thing that stood out so clearly is that networking is all about “listening to what is not being said”.
Drawing upon a six-year research project at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, James C. Collins and Jerry I. Porras took eighteen truly exceptional and long-lasting companies and studied each in direct comparison to one of its top competitors. They examined the companies from their very beginnings to the present day -- as start-ups, as midsize companies, and as large corporations.
In my day to day activities, sometimes I do get what I refer to some very strange requests from individuals and companies alike. As you might be aware of, I do offer customized training services for corporates, but other than that, I also work with organizations to create strategies for and in different areas of their business e.g. marketing strategies, customer service strategies among others.
Except for those who live to eat, everyone else eats to live. Similarly, just as we NEED food in order to live, we need GOALS in order to stay alive. Our goals inspire us, they ignite a fire in us that keeps us alive on the inside. I have always said this and I will say it again; each one of us was born to accomplish a very specific task here on earth. Nobody was born a seat-filler.
Business advice from the best in the business
Looking for advice in setting up your own company, improving your career prospects, or developing your leadership skills? Why not ask Richard Branson?
In Like a Virgin: Secrets They Won't Teach You at Business School, Richard distils and shares the wisdom and experience that have made him one of the world's most recognised and respected entrepreneurs.