I've been on a self discovery mode for some time now. I've been listening to audiobooks and reading consuming as much as I can about what make me, 'me'. What I've come to find out is that we are all going through our lives as the Main Character in a story, but what we need … Continue reading Your Journey of Self Discovery
Seth Godin is one of my favorite author's and one of the things he touches on in business is "Can you make a change happen?" Let me explain.... Think of these company brands: Harley Davdison Why did it become a multi-billion dollar brand? They changed disrespected outsiders into revered insiders. Apple Computers: Changes people into … Continue reading Business Insight: Can You Make A Change Happen?
Here is part 1 if you haven't read it: https://dnelsonmedia.com/2018/06/09/the-art-of-storytelling/ At the end of Part 1, I shared how I had actually used the skills I learned about Storytelling for an interview. Well, I GOT THE JOB! WOOHOO! I'm not saying that the telling stories got me the job, but I'm sure it didn't hurt to … Continue reading Part 2: The Art of Storytelling
There is a link between inauspicious beginnings and great success. It's what we do with the trials that bring out the motivation to use to our advantage. "My dysfunctional childhood is the reason why I'm the functional achiever that I am today." Darren Hardy (Greatest Storyteller bringing in 1.5 million per year as a speaker) … Continue reading Find Your Fight
Want to have influence? Want to be the go-to person in your organization? Then, you need to self-evaluate and think about a few things: Think about your end client or even your coworkers. What are 'their' wants? What are their 'needs'? Once you start that mind shift, you will begin to understand influence. Go out … Continue reading How Much Value Do You Bring To The Table?