How to know if you have executive presence

How to know if you have executive presence

When you are in that high-stakes meeting, sales presentation, interaction, or conflict your executive presence is both emotional and physiological. Your thoughts are racing and your heart rate is escalating. People watch you. How do you execute at your highest level when the pressure is on? When you walk into a room you know who…
7 to-do list hacks that’ll help you be more productive every day

7 to-do list hacks that’ll help you be more productive every day

We all know writing a list is one of the easiest ways to make sure we get everything we need to do done. But there may be some to-do list hacks that can help us be way more productive. In search for our answer, we turned to the expert herself for some advice on how…
Are you ready to ask for what you want?

Are you ready to ask for what you want?

Self-Assessment Quiz – True or False: I know what I need to succeed at my job, from salary to support to scheduling. I am aware of my strengths and weaknesses. I don’t let other people make decisions for me without my input. I am confident with speaking up, interacting with higher executives, and tooting my…
Meditation for people who hate meditation

Meditation for people who hate meditation

I’ve seen them on Instagram. The neutral color-wearing wellness influencers who must gracefully balance their iPhones against some cosmically-charged crystal to record their morning meditation ritual. There they sit, perfectly poised on a little cushion resembling a pom-pom, eyes closed as they breathe through a 15-second time-lapse video that probably took 10+ minutes to film.…
4 ways to have a hard reset at work

4 ways to have a hard reset at work

Whether you’re in a productivity rut or you’ve lost all passion for your job, having a hard reset can be beneficial at work. It gives you time to pause before diving headfirst into another huge project while doubting your reasons for being there in the first place. Keeping all this in mind, here are four…
Two super easy ways to overcome social anxiety

Two super easy ways to overcome social anxiety

There are two ways which you can use simultaneously. I utilized both of them and, frankly, I have a hard time to decide which one was easier. 1. Work on your social skills Even the most socially anxious person can do tiny things that don’t require two-way interactions with other people. When I decided to…
Mastermind groups 101: What they are, how to run one, and whether or not you should you join one

Mastermind groups 101: What they are, how to run one, and whether or not...

Chances are good that you’ve been hearing about or wondering about mastermind groups but aren’t quite sure if they’re for you. It’s also entirely possible that you have no idea of what a Mastermind group is. Well don’t worry – we’ve got you covered! We asked Business Efficiency Consultant Yvonne Heimann – creator of The…
3 ways to use social media to enhance your career

3 ways to use social media to enhance your career

A more recent dive into Pew Research Center data shows just how plugged in Americans are when it comes to both social media and technology. After reporting that the amount of Americans “using various technologies has stayed relatively flat since 2016,” the site later reports that “a contributing factor behind this slowing growth is that…
David Hume: Balanced skepticism

David Hume: Balanced skepticism

If you judged David Hume the man by his philosophy, you may judge him as disagreeable. He was a Scottish philosopher who epitomized what it means to be skeptical – to doubt both authority and the self, to highlight flaws in the arguments of both others and your own. By all measures, however, in spite…
Financial freedom: How to run away and work wherever you want

Financial freedom: How to run away and work wherever you want

Everyone dreams of running away now and again. Some people go full-on digital nomad. They wander the world, untied to a regular place of employment, and make money through some mysterious alchemy — or, you know, they do freelance work. But they make some sacrifices to live full-time this way. Sacrifices like selling their homes…

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