//Success Strategies
25 03, 2015

Patience Pays In Corporate Life

March 25th, 2015|

Impatient people interrupt, finish other people's sentences when they hesitate, ask people to hurry, urge people to finish and get to the point. All these behaviors of impatient people intimidate, irritate and demotivate others.

2 11, 2013

Tips to Become Famous in Your Company

November 2nd, 2013|

True success is not just keeping your job, but being famous by excelling in the workplace. Being famous in your company for the right reasons is an uphill task especially if the company is composed of highly competitive people. The hard work and toil needed to become famous should not deter you from trying it [...]

14 07, 2013

Five Leadership Tips for Women in Organizations

July 14th, 2013|

"Careers are a jungle gym, not a ladder," writes Sheryl Sandberg in her new book, "Lean In" which prompts women to take up leadership roles in corporate organizations. It is an acknowledged fact that women have to face unique challenges and struggles while developing a style of leadership at the workplace. For women who aspire [...]

2 07, 2013

How To Fast Track Your Career

July 2nd, 2013|

It is the goal of every young professional starting his or her career to climb the corporate ladder as quickly as possible.However, only a few of them manage to make advancements in their career fast. In the 1970s and 1980s, a person would join a company, put in hard work, pay their dues and climb [...]

16 02, 2013

Story Of Dani Johnson From Broke & Homeless to Millionaire In 2 Years

February 16th, 2013|

We are limited by the beliefs we set in our mind, history shows that successful people are able to break these shackles and unleash their potential. The difference is the “ T ” between Can Do and Can’t Do. The “ T ” is your Thought. In an episode of Sex and the City, the lead character Carrie Bradshaw, once [...]

23 12, 2012

5 Tips From Richard Branson On Starting A Successful Business

December 23rd, 2012|

As LinkedIn is a business that started in a living room, much like Virgin began in a basement, I thought my first blog on the site should be about how to simply start a successful business. Here are five top tips I've picked up over the years 1. Listen more than you talk We have two ears [...]

18 10, 2012

Are You Effective at Work

October 18th, 2012|

Once a quarter or so, I find it valuable to step back and ask: How am I doing? Otherwise, you can end up consumed by work for years at a time and not be really happy, or not be really getting anywhere. So it’s helpful to take some time to step back and check in with yourself. [...]

17 10, 2012

5 Reasons People Fail & What Can You Do To Be Successful

October 17th, 2012|

Why do some people achieve their goals while others fail? I believe it's because successful people manage to overcome five barriers that, in many cases, guarantee failure. Here are those barriers and how to overcome them: 1. Uninspiring Goals When most people set goals, they envision a "thing," such as a particular amount of money, [...]

30 08, 2012

10 Business Clichés That Prove You’re Lazy

August 30th, 2012|

Recognize any of the platitudes on this list? Here's why you should stop using them--now. Whipping out a platitude isn't just annoying. Using some platitudes also shows you're lazy--and not just in words but in actions: "Work smarter, not harder." What happens when you say that to me? One: You imply I'm stupid. Two: You [...]

1 08, 2012

Got A New Boss Again: What To Do?

August 1st, 2012|

It is a well-known fact that established teams experience “transition pains” under the leadership of newly appointed managers. The stress levels go up, and both the parties use moves and countermoves to outwit each other. New managers, insecure in their roles, often seek absolute compliance to orders from their subordinates, particularly in their early days. [...]

15 07, 2012

5 Habits Of Highly Productive People

July 15th, 2012|

From the top rungs of the management to the first line worker, everyone across sectors is looking for ways to be more productive at work. There are no magic pills to boost productivity and caffeine only helps so much. The other option of working extra hours to increase your productivity screws up your work life [...]

20 06, 2012

Want to stay on track with your New Year resolutions?

June 20th, 2012|

Last week I met up with a former client who I had not seen for some time. He was disappointed with himself because, although he had set himself some career goals for the New Year, everyday stuff had taken over and he had done absolutely nothing about them.  I persuade him that all was not [...]

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