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6 Reasons I Would Punch Steve Jobs

Photo Courtesy of DigitalTrends.com  I know I'm kind of late to the Steve Jobs hype, but I finally got around to reading his biography. I feel like the Apple vs. Microsoft/Google debate gets as heated as talks about politics so I was very eager to read more about the figurehead of the 'political party'. Before starting the biography I really only heard the rumors ...

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Goal Setting & Time Management

"What Gets Scheduled Gets Done" by Cheryl Pinto in January 2013 Toastmasters Magazine When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps. - Confucius "an ounce of action is worth a ton of theory" - unknown "Often people- including me- procrastinate until the consequences of their in-action forces a re-action." - ...

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Public Speaking & Sales Tips

This is going to be where I keep notes about anything I read or find regarding public speaking. A thorough list of tips I find from various sources that will be updated every time I find a new one. Dec. 2012 Toastmasters Magazine article, "Pitching Trust," by Jack Vincent Studies show that the best salespeople and the most persuasive leaders in business today are ...

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How the Vikings, AP & Realistic Thinking Will Make You Happier

Admittedly I am a Pollyanna when it comes to positive thinking. That's why an article in the January 2013 issue of Toastmasters Magazine titled, "Positive Thinking DEBUNKED: Focus on realistic thinking to motivate others and achieve goals in 2013," really caught my attention. The article argues that positive thinking can actually have negative effects on people and ...

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