In a world where good manners appear to a diminishing commodity, the ability to be gracious is becoming something of a rarity. Case in point – the current, constant bombardment of images of the eternally bombastic Donald Trump. A man who is quoted as saying: “I think if this country gets any kinder or gentler, it’s literally going to cease to exist.” is clearly as far away from grace as it’s possible for a person to fall… [Read more…]
You might have noticed that there’s at least one other business or individual doing what you do. There’s probably a lot more than one…
Your challenge is to define yourself in terms that differentiate you from them.
Fear is the biggest enemy of success. Fear will prevent you from creating opportunities; from believing in yourself and your potential. Fear will take your emerging ideas, tear them to shreds and drive a bulldozer over them, all the while laughing in your tear-stained face. It’s your job to prevent that happening. [Read more…]