Tag Archives: personal brand

Choose to be Inspired

Several years ago I was in a taxi heading to a hotel in New Jersey where I was to be a keynote speaker at a conference. Taxis are often driven by the most intelligent, engaging people if one only chooses … Continue reading

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Strong Brands are Distinctive

Strong brands may have attractive logos and packaging, but that is not what makes them successful. All strong brands are built on a clear belief system. They know it is the value provided – which reflects the values within – … Continue reading

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Brand Moments

Your Personal Brand is one of your most important assets. Your brand is the reflection of how others perceive you – Do you act professionally? Do you have high standards? Do you have clear values? Are you enjoyable to work … Continue reading

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A Story Within The Story

I confess to being a sucker for an inspiring story. There is nothing like being lifted out of the negative noise of the daily news and being made aware that the world is full of people who choose to rise … Continue reading

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The Perfect Brand Ambassador

We have all had experiences when the level of service received by an organization is exceptional. That service is always delivered by exceptional people – people who understand that empathy, understanding and the desire to be of service are the … Continue reading

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Authenticity – Life’s Secret Weapon

I was recently paid one of the best compliments I have ever received.  It was at lunch with a new friend.  She has had a wonderful career impacting change in large organizations and coaching Executive Leaders to reach their greatest … Continue reading

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Graduation – A Daily Event

A good friend of mine recently attended a graduation ceremony for his twin grandchildren. Proudly he watched them receive their diploma as they were now moving from kindergarten to first grade. Now, of course, May and June are the months … Continue reading

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An Icon Moves On

A man who had a significant influence on my life and, without exaggeration, the lives of millions of others passed away on April 6th. His name was Larry Wilson, the founder of Wilson Learning and Pecos River Learning. Larry was … Continue reading

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Even Gurus Need A Push

Something happened the other day that blew me away. I received an email from a person who I have sustained correspondence with over several years as he is the author of one of my favorite books. Fundamentally, the book is … Continue reading

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Aligning Your Brand

So much business conversation today focuses on the dismal level of “employee engagement,” which is the professional way of saying “lack of commitment.” Very rarely, if ever, is the answer found elsewhere than in how the purpose, values and vision … Continue reading

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