If you’re the type to lose patience quickly or if your patience is wearing thin at this moment, here are two tips that can help immediately:
You lose patience when something you expect to happen does not happen.
You expect your colleague to get back to you within 24 hours and you’re mad […]
Over the years, I’ve received a lot of advice from friends and family, trained professionals and books on how to get along with others and build strong relationships. Most of it is insightful and effective but when I’m […]
“I’m just trying to help.”
How often have you said or thought these words?
If you’re a loving parent, good friend or caring colleague, probably one too many times. It’s a plea you usually make when your good intentions fall short and it reflects both frustration and surprise.
So why does this happen? Why are you […]
For many of us, we strive to be better today than we were yesterday.
One of the best ways to achieve that is to get quality feedback. When it comes to feedback, we tend to ask other people because we fear our blind spots and propensity for self-delusion. Unfortunately, it’s not always convenient or helpful […]
Throughout your life, you’ve learned many lessons that have changed the way you think, act and live.
But no matter how valuable the lesson, it is not fun to learn it the hard way.
Some say these learning pains are unavoidable and necessary for the learning to stick. This may be true for some […]
You probably think your life could be better.
It’s not that it’s bad. It’s just not what you’ll call “awesome”.
If you want to confirm this, answer this question:
What have you been up to?
If your answer is:
Not much Same old Eh…
or any other variation, then you may want […]
It’s hard to be unemployed.
Whether you’ve just lost your job or you’ve been looking for some time now, the uncertainty can be both frustrating and scary.
In an interview with LocalJobNetwork.com, I discuss how people hold themselves back from getting a job and share tips for helping them improve their chances for employment.
Should I quit my job?
You’re not alone.
People often tell me they are unhappy with their jobs. They fantasize about getting out and like most fantasies, it doesn’t happen.
The good news is:
Those who do make the switch don’t regret it.
The bad news is:
(For those of you who are not familiar with this series or the benefits of modeling success, please read the beginning of this post)
This third interview of the Modeling Success Series reminds me why I love what I do and how […]
49,599 miles later,
This trip around the world was amazing in many ways – the food, the sights, the people …
but all of that was to be expected from a trip like this.
What I didn’t expect was to learn a few life lessons that have changed […]
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