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Personal Brands Are Not Corporate Brands

A personal brand is not a corporate brand. The brand building process is different. The outcomes are different. The goals are different. And this all stems from one simple reason: you can’t compress a career and a personality into a nice shiny box.

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Sticky Branding Beats Oprah

There is nothing more intoxicating than selling a product or service that you are passionate about. It fuels you. It motivates you. It pushes you to fight and win. And that passion is exactly what drove Sticky Branding (the book) to be listed on the Globe and Mail Bestsellers List.

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Skip New Year’s Resolutions, Focus On Goals and Habits

88% of people fail to achieve their New Year’s Resolutions. Skip the resolutions. Focus on developing 1 Big Goal, 3-5 Secondary Goals, and the habits that will drive success. Make the New Year your best year ever.

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Goal Setting Worksheet

Achieve your Big Goals with this Goal Setting Worksheet. The worksheet helps you develop SMART Goals, and transform your business and life.

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Giving Thanks: Take the Thank You Challenge

There are amazing people in your life and business, but in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season it’s easy to lose sight of the great work they do. Over the next week try a little exercise. See how many times you can say “thank you.” Make it a challenge.

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Slay Your Time Vampires

The wrong employees, poor processes, weak systems, and bad partners can suck the life out of your company. They are Time Vampires. You cannot grow a vibrant, engaging brand if you are dragged down by Time Vampires. Find them, identify them, and slay them.

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The Most Powerful Leadership Question

On his podcast, Michael Hyatt shared one of the most powerful leadership questions I have encountered.

While CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers, Michael came off a particularly challenging month. The company missed its revenue targets and was behind on plan.

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Blow The Doors Off 2014

I can’t believe it’s the end of summer already. Kids go back to school next week, and it’s time for businesses to sprint for the finish line. There’s only 4 months left of this year. What are you going to do to close 2014 on a high note? Looking back We are two-thirds of the […]

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Personal Performance Management: Manage The Behaviors

What gets managed gets measured, and what gets measured gets done. Personal performance management tips to make you more successful, and achieve your goals more consistently.

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Assemble Your Brand Team

It takes more than a dynamic CEO or Founder to grow a sticky brand. Branding is a team sport, and without the right team the brand may never live up to its potential. Assemble a Brand Team to grow your business.