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Negotiate Your Compensation, Not Salary: 4 Non-Cash Payments to Consider

by Dalan Vanterpool, Monday, December 2, 2019

Let’s be brutally honest here. Besides the fluffy talk about fulfilling dreams and helping humanity, you’re working because you want to get paid. That may not be the only reason, but it’s a crucial component otherwise you would be running around hunting for a full-time volunteer position. People will keep showing up at a job for years even though their personal or professional aspirations aren’t being fed, but let the money stop and see how quickly things escalate.

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How to Create an Awesome LinkedIn Profile

by Jane Jackson, Thursday, October 31, 2019

My clients always ask me whether it’s worthwhile to create a LinkedIn profile to enhance their job search. I always enthusiastically say, “Yes!” And this is not just because they are looking for a job, and LinkedIn is a great platform for job seekers. LinkedIn is THE place to build a powerful personal brand and attract your target audience, whether you are a job seeker or looking to progress in your career, AND if you are a business owner and want to attract customers – B2B and B2C.

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7 Ways to Prove Your Soft Skills in a Job Interview

by Thea Kelley, Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Whether they are looking for a sales manager or a solar panel installer, employers want employees with excellent soft skills. You have seen job postings with terms like these: “strong written and verbal communication skills,” “a natural problem solver,” “ability to deal with change,” “team player.” How can you show you have these skills?

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Stop Hiding Behind Compromise!

by Suze Maclaine Pont, Monday, October 14, 2019

Hiding behind compromise won’t create a fulfilled life for you, no matter how hard you try! Somehow most people put on masks, whether we like it or not. We often don’t WANT to. We even resent ourselves, or worse, other people, for doing it. But we just can’t stop. It can even feel like these subpersonalities belong to us. It’s just the way we are in those circumstances.

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Where in the World is Waldo (Your Career)? Part 3 of 3

by Cheryl Lynch Simpson, Tuesday, September 24, 2019

In the first part of this three-part blog post series, I described two critical phases of change, along with two important milestones to recognize. In part 2 of this post, I outlined the remaining phases of change and a key decision point that most of us come to sooner or later in our work lives. In this last installment, I will suggest helpful tips for whichever season of change you are currently experiencing.

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Where in the World is Waldo (Your Career)? Part 2 of 3

by Cheryl Lynch Simpson, Monday, September 23, 2019

In the first part of this three-part blog post series, I described two critical phases of change, along with two important milestones to recognize. In part 2 of this post, I will give you a peek into the remaining phases of change, and in the last installment, I will suggest helpful tips for whichever season of change you are currently experiencing.

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The ONE Question You Need to Ask Yourself to Avoid Being a Zombie

by Peter Axtell, Friday, June 8, 2018

This question can help you avoid wasting years of your precious life that you can never get back. If you feel stuck in your life or job and want to make a change but are fearful of making a mistake, then this post is for you. This ONE question might help you clarify what is truly important and what you are willing to risk for the chance of a life worth living.

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Don't Like Your Life Story? Change it!

by Peter Axtell, Tuesday, April 10, 2018

You were born innately healthy…then what happened? You developed early in life what Transactional Analysist Claude Steiner calls your "life script". The content of your life script comes from the negative and positive messages you received from the people close to you. To survive, you arrived at an early decision.

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What Would You Do for Free?

by Peter Axtell, Thursday, March 29, 2018

How to align your true self with what you love to do by knowing your basic nature and your signature traits. In this post we're going to unpack what It means to live in alignment with who you are and what you love to do. We'll describe what signature traits are and what your basic nature means.

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The Jedi is Wrong - May the Force NOT Be with You

by Peter Axtell, Thursday, March 8, 2018

Force is draining your motivation and you don't even know it. The seemingly current worldview is that the way to make things happen is by force. Force comes in many forms. Manipulation by social media, psychological force, economic force, physical force, unethical marketing force and so on.

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Purpose: The Foundation of Motivation (Part Four)

by Peter Axtell, Monday, March 5, 2018

Technically speaking, Purpose is not considered a Motive per se. We would argue that It's a sustained life of motivation and have included it as a foundation of motivation. One of the most potent examples of Purpose is Viktor Frankl's horrific experiences in four Nazi Concentration camps. His purpose was what kept him motivated.

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