Lighten The Load With Laughter - How Hiring A Motivational Humorous Speaker Can Increase Employee Productivity!

By Doug Dvorak

Imagine this scenario: your job stress has been mounting. Deadlines are fast approaching, you have to hire a motivational humorous speaker for an upcoming meeting, you feel like your boss doesn’t appreciate you, and you’re having personal problems at home. Sometimes the burdens of work and life can feel overwhelming. The good news is that there is a way to lighten your load while tryin

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Grumbling to Gratitude at 30,000 Feet

By Mason Harris

Grumbling to Gratitude at 30,000 FeetBy: Mason HarrisRushing to the airport following 2 days of fantastic speakers addressing leadership challenges at the Fortune Leadership Summit, I realized I might have an opportunity to stand-by on an earlier flight. Success would mean seeing and kissing my daughter good night, instead of waiting until morning before another day of school, work, and wo

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Let it flow!

By Scott Goyette

Let it flow! My plane was already delayed and then I was informed that I might not be able to leave until the next day.  I was definitely frustrated, but instead of letting my emotions get the best of me, I chose to see this perceived misadventure for what it really was – a great opportunity!  Over the past few months, I have been making a conscious effort to let poten

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Create a NEW Customer Experience

By Jeff Tobe

~~“See the world through your customer’s eyes and see the way your customer buys!”AnonymousWhy is Starbucks so successful in selling you a $4.00 cup of coffee when MacDonald’s charges $2.00?Why does a stay at a Ritz Carlton hotel seem much different than at a stay at the Holiday Inn?Most people today would answer that it’s all about ‘customer service

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Tahiera Monique Brown on Talk of Alabama

By Tahiera Monique Brown

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What is it we want for ourselves and our kids?

By MK Mueller

“What do you want for your kids?” I asked the parents assembled before me. In a rag-tag sort of unison, they all replied, “Happiness!”“Well, they’re watching!” I countered.  So many times we as parents give a not-so-subtle message to our young: “I want you to be happy so much, that I’m going to make myself miserable just so you can be

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Teen making the world a better place

By Shanaya Fastje

March 2014, Shanaya was nominated for her fourth book, Bully in the Mirror, and is a finalist in the 16th Annual International Latino Book Awards, the largest awards in the USA celebrating achievements in Latino literature. The awards are presented by Latino Literacy Now in partnership with Las Comadres Para Las Americas and REFORMA, the National Association to Promot

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You Revealed

By Hilary Blair

My ah-ha!  - You revealed, unveiled, realizedWhile working with a client recently, I said what I have said countless times — “I’m not teaching you anything you don’t know – I’m giving you permission to express what is in you.  These are not new ideas; they are just a little sleepy in you.  I share with you techniques that help you express what

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Thankful for Voice Ignited

By Hilary Blair

Thankful for Voice IgnitedVoice is both figurative and literal: a combination that is powerful and profound.I witnessed a typical hotel ballroom last weekend, near the end of an exciting yet long conference, simply ignite. Ignite in the sense that what caused the combustion was the lifting of voices and hearts. On the makeshift, poorly lit stage, nine voices from a community of educators s

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The Enneagram Advantage in Business Consulting and Organizational Development

By Theresa Gale

Study and use of the Enneagram in organizations and business consulting significantly impacts and speeds up both personal and organizational results.   This cutting-edge technology describes nine distinct personality styles that have a distinctive way of thinking, acting and being.   Each style has its own natural gifts, limitations, blind spots, and approaches to communication

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