Posts for "Relationships"


Personal Branding Weekly – 29 April 2013

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
April 29, 2013 at 5:30 am
It seems that more people are using the buzz words “personal branding” as describing it as designing your brand or perhaps the visual imagery of your brand. Personal ... (more)

When the Right One Comes Along

From GenPink
April 22, 2013 at 2:39 pm
Today we celebrate one year of marriage! When I’m asked about marriage and relationships, since I’ve known Rory the word I’ve continued to use is “easy”. ... (more)

To the Givers Go the Spoils: The Hidden Dimension of Networking Success

From Dan Erwin
April 18, 2013 at 5:05 pm
Shift your networking orientation from getting to giving and your long term success is assured. It’s a proven fact that those with the best networks usually get the most job ... (more)

I Was Bullied, I Think

From Dan Erwin
March 21, 2013 at 10:30 am
I’ve sat on the sidelines reading blogs and articles on bullying for several months. There’s been a lot written about the subject, yet, I really didn’t know how to respond. Still, ... (more)

On love and heartbreak

From Alisia Leavitt, MFA
January 21, 2013 at 10:23 pm
I write what I know. The biggest reason why my writing is good is due to all the emotional trauma I've endured in my life, mostly from childhood and adolescence. They say life ... (more)

Growth and Change

From Life Is Like a Box of Chocolates
January 15, 2013 at 10:00 am
Think about how much you have grown in the past year. How many things have changed? It may be one big thing, your career, where you live, your relationship status…or it could ... (more)

Don’t Bring Excuses. Bring Solutions

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
January 4, 2013 at 2:30 pm
Just in case you are wondering. Your boss hired you to reduce their workload. Not increase it. The more you can take off their plate the more they can do. Yes, that is delegation ... (more)

A New Year Full Of Wow and Can Do!

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 31, 2012 at 6:30 am
This year has flown by in lightening speed, We navigated the storms and re-evaluated our needs. So many challenges with so many solutions, It all comes down to excellent execution. I ... (more)

Seeking Meaningful Relationship with Career

From Reckitt Benckiser
December 20, 2012 at 7:22 am
Careers are a lot like relationships. It takes time to choose them, and the longer they last, the harder it is to leave them. Surprisingly, however, people spend substantially ... (more)

Waiting to Hear the Answer

From Life Is Like a Box of Chocolates
December 18, 2012 at 9:30 am
When was the last time you asked someone how they were out of obligation or as a reflex? When was the last time you answered “I’m fine” and didn’t really ... (more)

The 3 C’s of Effective Engagement

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 14, 2012 at 2:30 pm
This post is relatively short by design. It’s focused on three things that are both easy and hard to do. I hope you can use them for your end of the year planning and for your ... (more)

Do’s and Don’ts: The Office Holiday Party

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 12, 2012 at 2:30 pm
With office holiday parties just around the corner, workers are wrestling with that age-old question: do you let loose at the holiday party, or do you treat it as an extension ... (more)

Personal Branding Weekly and Protecting Yourself from Experts

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
December 9, 2012 at 4:00 pm
Personal Branding Weekly Editor’s Note: I’ve met many wonderful people during some recent personal branding and social media seminars and sessions that I’ve presented at ... (more)

Are You Taking More Than You Give? 3 Tips for More Balanced Relationships

From YoungEntrepreneur.com
December 6, 2012 at 5:00 pm
How being generous will inspire others to help you and strengthen your business relationships. ... (more)

How To Get A Mentor

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 27, 2012 at 6:30 am
The first mistake most people make when seeking out a mentor is asking a role model to take on that responsibility. Mentoring is an enormous chore. Don’t underrate the undertaking ... (more)

Are you teaching others to be mean to you?

From Fabulously Broke ....in the City
November 26, 2012 at 2:00 am
There’s an article via Psychology Today that highlights something I have thought for years – there is such a thing as being too nice sometimes. The ... (more)

7 Tips for Hearing More and Doing More

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 23, 2012 at 2:30 pm
Listen up! Yes You! Listen up! It’s not just for coaches and teachers anymore. Give the person speaking the courtesy of your attention. Your conversations will go smoother and ... (more)

Network and Link Up, Link In and Link Out!

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 12, 2012 at 6:30 am
Networking is about meeting people you have commonality, synergy, potential and chemistry with. Linking is what comes next. You meet and link and  connect one part, thing or ... (more)

Stand Above the Crowd: 15 Minute Follow-Up

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 11, 2012 at 6:30 am
You know how important follow-up is. It’s a chance to stand out, an opportunity to cement a relationship and your best bet for gaining confidence about your weaknesses. But, ... (more)

Relationships Matter, A Never-Ending Series

From Ben Casnocha
November 9, 2012 at 9:05 pm
Reid’s latest post on LinkedIn is another excerpt from The Start-Up of You titled “Why Relationships Matter: I-to-the-We.” It’s an excellent high level ... (more)

Never Negotiate for Yourself

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 9, 2012 at 4:00 pm
There is a simple reason for why you should never negotiate for yourself. It’s too hard to be objective. I’m suggesting you think like an agent. It’s much easier to ask for ... (more)

One of the Biggest Mistakes Companies Make

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 8, 2012 at 6:30 am
Working for a large corporation I am accustomed to the same regular routine. If the previous year (or quarter or month) was a good one, then there is a brief period of celebration ... (more)

Personal Branding Weekly and Clarity in Social Communication

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 4, 2012 at 4:00 pm
Personal Branding Weekly Editor’s Note:  Have you ever experienced a low-ball salary offer and wondered what’s the best thing to do to come back from that?  Author Skip Freeman, ... (more)

5 Easy Ways To Make A Great First Impression

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 4, 2012 at 2:30 pm
What you say is often not nearly as important as how you say it. Most people underestimate the importance of making a positive first impression, while they overestimate their present ... (more)

What It Takes to Start a Company

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
October 29, 2012 at 1:30 pm
There are 2 skills that will always be needed: The ability to build a product The ability to sell a product or service If you have one of these skills, then you’ll always ... (more)