Reject Funky Feedback

Posted by on Oct 1, 2018 in Success!Ezine For You

It’s important to accept constructive criticism, but some folks didn’t get the memo about how to give feedback to people. They grab any opportunity to lob negative attacks, often doing so to satisfy hostile feelings they secretly harbor about you. Push back on funky feedback. Consider the source and reject unhelpful criticism designed to push…

Presentation Power

Posted by on Jun 1, 2018 in Success!Ezine For You

It’s an honor to be asked to serve as a presenter, so hearty congratulations to you! But many people view this as an obligatory work activity and don’t present themselves in the best light possible. Don’t be one of these folks. View every speaking engagement as “show time” and conduct yourself accordingly. Dress for the…

Trauma to Others Can Mean Trauma for You Too

Posted by on Mar 1, 2018 in Success!Ezine For You

Upon hearing news about all kinds of trauma occurring across the country and around the world, you may feel guiltily relieved that the horror isn’t happening in your town. But these days you can’t rest too easy because mass tragedy can occur in your community too. Though you may not be a direct victim, don’t…

‘Diss Those Who Disrespect You

Posted by on Jan 1, 2018 in Success!Ezine For You

Feeling ‘dissed and disrespected? You’ve got plenty of company. Successful people often are dogged by those who resent their success and who treat them with incivility. While you may opt to ignore these antagonizers, there are times when taking action is better.  Who are these folks? Disgruntled Employees Many of the people who work for…

Just Be Yourself as Holiday Host

Posted by on Dec 1, 2017 in Success!Ezine For You

As a holiday host in this age of social media, you can feel tremendous pressure to “create a memory.”  This means spending a lot of money on festive décor and finery to impress everyone who attends your get-togethers and so you can produce amazing photos and videos to post online. Advertising abounds to persuade you…

Fill The Empty Nest

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Success!Ezine For You

As your kids go off to college, join the military, or make other moves to start on their way in life, you’ll feel “the empty nest”. Things just don’t feel the right without your youngsters underfoot, and you can’t quite figure out what to do with yourself. But these feelings of loss don’t have to…