It is terrific to raise the bar with continuing education.This week we will look at raising the bar with continuing education.This article is not meant for people working in professions that have formal continuing education requirements. photo credit: Al_HikesAZ via photopin cc There are several types of people when it comes to education. There is one group who can’t wait for high school to be over so that they never have to learn anything again. Another group of people understand the importance of education so they set out to get the education required to achieve their professional goals. Then, there … Continue reading →
Magnificent Monday – it is magnificent to not let them see you sweat at a job interview. Each Monday throughout the month of October, will be dealing with the topic – “Never let them see you sweat.” Last week was all about getting ready for industry conferences. This week will deal with keeping calm and dry on a job interview. Most people, at some point in their lives will find themselves on a job interview. It is one of the most stressful situations a person may face. However, nervous or not, if you want to get a job, you must … Continue reading →
Serene Sunday – it can bring you a sense of serenity to encourage someone else. Each Serene Sunday throughout the month of October will be devoted to encouragement. Today the article is all about why should encourage others. Future Serene Sundays will be dedicated to: who to encourage how to encourage when to encourage It is my hope that by reading these articles you will improve your life and the lives of those around you by spreading the warming caress of encouragement. According to the online dictionary, www.dictionary.com, encouragement is defined as follows: en·cour·age·ment [en-kur-ij-muhnt, –kuhr–] Show IPA noun 1. the act of encouraging. 2. the state of being encouraged. 3. … Continue reading →
Serene Sunday – you can find serenity in learning how to encourage another person. Throughout the month of October, Serene Sundays will be devoted to encouragement. Last week’s article was dealt with who you should encourage. This week’s article is about how to encourage. Next week, the final article in the series will deal with when to encourage. Encouragement can be either written or oral in format. In other words you can say your words of encouragement in person or by telephone call. Or, you can send your words of encouragement in a letter, an email or through a social media … Continue reading →
It is sensational to give your spouse something real at home. I have been happily married for 24 years and I have to admit that it is in part due to advice I got from some people who were close to me. In this article I will be sharing advice I got from my 72-year-old grandmother-in-law to be who told me I should give my husband everything he wants at home so when someone on the street offered it to him, he wouldn’t be tempted because he had it at home.
Fantastic Friday – confidence, it is fantastic to fake it until you make it when speaking in public. Each Fantastic Friday throughout the month of October, I will be writing articles about faking confidence until you make it in various situations. This week will be dealing with speaking in public. Upcoming articles will deal with faking confidence: at networking events in front of clients with professional peers It is my hope that by teaching you to fake the confidence, you will be able to get the job done and as a result, develop the real confidence you will need in … Continue reading →
Thrilling Thursday – it is thrilling to know that good things are still possible after a business fails. Each Thrilling Thursday throughout the month of October will deal with helping people realize that even after major problems at work, success and good things are still possible. This week’s article will deal with life after a business fails. In the coming weeks, we will look at life after: a raise is denied a demotion public embarrassment It is my hope that by talking about real life, major life altering, business re-defining changes and how to survive after they occur, we will … Continue reading →
Wonderful Wednesday – it is wonderful to start the day with prayer. Each Wonderful Wednesday throughout the month of October the articles here will focus on starting the day in a way to make success more likely. This week will talk about prayer. In the weeks ahead there will be articles about starting the day with : a good attitude positive affirmation looking at the end planning to be happy I am a Christian wife and mother so for me, the idea of starting the day with prayer makes sense. From Girlfriends Pray Prayer is defined in many ways, according … Continue reading →