Building Positive And Productive Relationships: 7 Tips

When I look back on my life, I recall so many amazing relationships I have had with other humans… Positive and productive relationships.   But did these relationships just “fall into my lap” per say?   The answer to that question is a resounding no!   These relationships must be built and nurtured. I equate…read more

10 Tips For Giving Constructive Criticism

I don’t think anyone actually looks forward to criticism when they are on the receiving end. But we should to a certain extent. Constructive criticism helps us learn and grow.   And on the flip side, the leader who looks forward to giving criticism makes me question their ability to lead. Because it really isn’t…read more

10 Tips On Being An Expert Communicator

Talking with strangers… Speaking in public…   It is an area that creates that “fingernails on a chalkboard” sensation in many people. And while a small percentage of people seem to have a natural ability to communicate with other humans, the largest percentage of us have to use special techniques to overcome our fear and…read more

15 Ways To Stay Focused On What Really Matters

  Distractions are everywhere. Loud vehicles Smartphones Televisions A crying child Sirens The list goes on and on… Why is it some people seem to walk through life undeterred by these distractions while others are jumpy and allow themselves to lose focus? There can be many reasons, and we will not delve into that area…read more

You Are The Master Of Your Destiny – 5 Tips

“It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.” William Shakespeare While there are some things in life that we have no control over… Nature Some illnesses Other people Etc… We do have control over many other things that can determine our destiny. If we choose to travel North, the odds…read more

When The Going Gets Tough, Follow These 14 Tips

I have yet to meet an entrepreneur who hasn’t had some tough times. There are roadblocks, detours, negative influences and even failures. But, like the kid who falls off his bike and skins his knee, we must also get back on the entrepreneur seat and keep riding. You may meet people who try to tell you…read more

12 Tips To Get Out Of The Box

The proverbial box… It is that place humans go to that seems safe and in actuality, it is an imprisonment of their minds. “We have always done it this way.” “Why change something that is working?” “I might fail.” Yes, it is the box. The box that states we should work a 9 to 5…read more

10 Ways To Improve Your Business

As entrepreneurs, we are always looking for ways to improve our business. And while every business is different, there are some common traits we can use to improve or enliven our business systems, revenues and marketing methods. As the founder of various businesses bHip Vionic GNO Gara Group I have tested many methods… Some have…read more

How to Support Your Company’s Employees

How to Support Your Company’s Employees Everyone wants to be a great boss while still motivating their employees towards their goals and the goals of the business. Your company’s success will rely on the passion and talents of the people around you, especially if you are an entrepreneur. Remember that when you go above and…read more

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Think Differently

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Think Differently   If you want to be a successful entrepreneur you need to first change your mindset. The way that thought leaders and influencers think is broader than that of a 9-5 mentality. If you can shift your goals and learn these mentalities, entrepreneurship might be the right path for you….read more

H3 = Perfection

  I recently met with a colleague in the industry, who has been a successful CEO for quite a while now, and we came across the interesting topic of what the three most essential elements of running a successful network marketing company were. And believe it or not, they still hold true to this day — almost…read more

The 3 Mysteries Behind Success On Facebook You Need To Know

Are traditional advertising costs burning a hole in your company’s budget? It may be time to turn to a more affordable, yet effective alternative: social media. Businesses tend to overlook the value that social media has in various aspects from sales and marketing to customer service. There are several ways that everyone can use social…read more

What This Millionaire Told Me Changed My Life

Voltaire said, “God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.” Ever wish you could be someone other than who you are? Ever been in a Starbucks, shopping center, office, restaurant, sporting event, or out and about and noticed someone, gender doesn’t matter, who…read more

The Worlds Most Amazing Facts – Part 3

This next set of amazing facts may leave you in a cloud of wonder, who knew where the least expensive place to live or which country consumed the most food! (although I can bet you’ll guess that one right…lets see) Least expensive city to live in: Mumbai, India At the other end of the spectrum,…read more

The Worlds Most Amazing Facts – Part 2

It is truly remarkable learning how bewildering our planet actually is. From our highest mountains to our lowest depths — the earth never ceases to amaze me. Here’s this week’s next set of absolutely amazing facts. Most photographed place: The Guggenheim Photos have always told stories, but in today’s world of cell phone cameras and social media,…read more

The Worlds Most Amazing Facts – Part 1

It’s so easy to get caught up in the bubble we create for ourselves, but sometimes when you take a step back and look at the big picture it changes your perspective a bit. It’s interesting to me learning about world facts, either positive or negative, and I have found the mother load of the…read more

The Worlds Most Amazing Facts  – Part 3

This next set of amazing facts may leave you in a cloud of wonder, who knew where the least expensive place to live or which country consumed the most food! (although I can bet you’ll guess that one right…lets see) Least expensive city to live in: Mumbai, India At the other end of the spectrum,…read more

The Worlds Most Amazing Facts  – Part 2

It is truly remarkable learning how bewildering our planet actually is. From our highest mountains to our lowest depths — the earth never ceases to amaze me. Here’s this week’s next set of absolutely amazing facts. Most photographed place: The Guggenheim Photos have always told stories, but in today’s world of cell phone cameras and social media,…read more

The Worlds Most Amazing Facts  – Part 1

It’s so easy to get caught up in the bubble we create for ourselves, but sometimes when you take a step back and look at the big picture it changes your perspective a bit. It’s interesting to me learning about world facts, either positive or negative, and I have found the mother load of the…read more

The lessons you can learn from World Cup 4x Champs – Germany

The eyes of the world were on Germany and Argentina this past weekend during the final game of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil — and for good reason. Lionel Messi, arguably/considerably the greatest player in the sport, was poised to cement his career with a World Cup win for Argentina. However, the measures taken by the…read more