Category: Career

Main Career related posts category.


When Practice Doesn’t Make Perfect

Happy Wednesday! Let’s talk about your career today. The past few weeks I have spent a bit of time discussing the need to increase your skill sets. It’s the Law of Value: The marketplace pays for value, and the only thing that determines your value are your skill sets. But today let’s go over the …


Create Value & Reap The Rewards

I have a question for you today. Who makes more money — a general M.D. or a brain surgeon? The brain surgeon, of course. Why? Not because of his looks, personality, skin color, religion or family background. It’s because he has specialized skills. Even if the general M.D. has an amazing bedside manner and the …


YOU Control Your Happiness At Work

Have you ever been dissatisfied at work? Have you ever awakened in the morning and thought, "I don’t want to go to work today! It’s so boring. I hate my boss. I can’t wait to get another job so I can finally quit this one!" What I’m going to tell you today may not be …


What “Goes Around, Comes Around” In Your Circle Of Influence

I heard a story about one of our clients last week, and I just have to share it with you today. What this man is doing is really smart and very strategic. It is something I advise at the end of The Daily Fix every single day — not just for kicks, but because it …


The Worst Can Bring Out Your Best

We’ve all had those days, you know the ones, where it seems like nothing is going "right" with your life. The plumbing springs a leak in your bathroom, the car gets a flat tire, your boss is on a rant and your kid forgot to tell you about the mandatory school assembly TONIGHT. And, while …


3 Tips To “Next-Level” Leadership

I want to talk with you today about creating success for yourself and those around you. In other words, your TEAM. You ARE part of a team…whether an entrepreneur, employee, student or stay-at-home parent. Not only are you a part of a team, you can act as the leader for your team – whether you’ve …


How To Build A Great Nation

Happy Labor Day! A couple of years ago I realized I didn’t even know the history of Labor Day. Obviously, it had to do with workers in some way. But I wasn’t really sure and it caused me to do a bit of historical study on how Labor Day came about and honestly I think …


How To Become Your Company’s Most Valuable Asset

When I first got started in business, I heard a successful entrepreneur say, "Learn more about people than you do about your product or service and you will be unusually successful." That has stuck with me for 25 years. Over the years, I have studied people everywhere I go — in airports, ships, hotels, grocery …