March, 2013

Here we go again...

Here we go again…

Instead of making a promise to find at least 1 new client a week, promise yourself that you will stop the “random acts of networking.” Promise yourself that you will no longer attend events that will have any less than 70% of your ideal clients in attendance.

AT&T 28 Days: Voices Being HeardRosa Esquivel, Director Diverse Markets at AT&T Mobility and 28 Days host, Rickey Smiley, share a moment during the Speaker Series held at the Carolina Theatre in Durham, NC.

AT&T 28 Days: Voices Being Heard

I recently read a sign that stated, “It’s free to speak; it’s expensive to be heard.” I believe that being heard means that one’s voice, or message, connects with the consciousness of others and they receive the messengers and the message.

Made - Why You Should Join ToastmastersLeaders enjoy challenges that trigger personal growth or to sharpen a skill. However, challenges come with a downside: the risk of failure, the pain of embarrassment or even shame. It is enough to make anyone think twice about stepping up to the plate.

Made – Why You Should Join Toastmasters

Leaders enjoy challenges that trigger personal growth or to sharpen a skill. However, challenges come with a downside: the risk of failure, the pain of embarrassment or even shame. It is enough to make anyone think twice about stepping up to the plate.