Blog Posts and Articles
Virtual Office Disciplines: It’s not as easy as you think!
- April 13, 2014 - Posted by Coach Dan at 12:00 pm
Coach Dan teaches you to manage work in a virtual office. He gives tips on productivity, how to work with others in a virtual environment and teaches you when to call it a day.
If you haven’t figured it out yet, YES you can work from anywhere. All... [Read More]
12 Tips to Climbing the Career Ladder FASTER!
- April 6, 2014 - Posted by Coach Dan at 12:00 pm
Coach Dan provides hands-on, smart advice on how you can create a unique career path within your company even as the world tells you that there are fewer possibilities for growth. So, chin up and get to work with some proven, solid strategies.
Monday... [Read More]
“PLEASE TAKE ME WITH YOU!” The Power of Employee Engagement
- March 29, 2014 - Posted by Coach Dan at 12:00 pm
Coach Dan discusses why employee engagement and workplace culture go hand in hand. He also suggests fundamental changes in your workplace that can enhance employee morale and contribute to your bottom line.
A few weeks ago, a friend of mine had a great... [Read More]
DON’T BE AFRAID OF CLARITY!
- March 22, 2014 - Posted by Coach Dan at 12:00 pm
Coach Dan highlights the importance of clarity and focus in your business life. Why is this important to you? Why does it matter?
When you walk into my office you will find that the top third of all my whiteboards have one word highlighted: Clarity. One... [Read More]
FINDING YOUR OWN PERSONAL YODA
- March 15, 2014 - Posted by Coach Dan at 12:00 pm
Coach Dan encourages you to find a sponsor and not just a mentor.
Ah, a moment of contemplation! A poetic ambition I must say, but not always realistic in most people’s life. Actually I did have a few minutes this week where I actually had time to... [Read More]
CLARITY THROUGH METRICS
- March 8, 2014 - Posted by Coach Dan at 12:00 pm
Coach Dan discusses metrics in the business environment. He also describes how clarity can help you set solid metrics.
If I had a nickel for every time I’ve heard the word metrics being tossed around I would be rich. Ok, I’m on my simplicity kick... [Read More]
The Business of Empathy
- March 1, 2014 - Posted by Coach Dan at 12:00 pm
Coach Dan highlights the importance of empathy and teaches you how to find what good looks like in your business.
Around 30 years ago, during a situation of considerable pain in my business, I was slapped into the realization that there was a very distinct... [Read More]
The Four Emotions That Can Lead to Life Change
by Jim Rohn, Appearing in the Jim Rohn Newsletter, Sept. 30, 2013
Emotions are the most powerful forces inside us. Under the power of emotions, human beings can perform the most heroic (as well as barbaric) acts. To a great degree, civilization itself... [Read More]
Riding the Mo Train by John C. Maxwell
(In order to continually grow; improve and provide the best ideas and strategy to my business coaching clients I am constantly searching and researching for the latest information on business and personal development. And, every once in awhile, I come... [Read More]
Mackay: Taking Risks Rarely Ends with Regret!
I have never met anyone who left his or her job – whether fired or voluntarily – who started his or her own business and regretted it. What these people always regret is not having done it sooner. This includes people who eventually failed... [Read More]
STOP CHASING THE WRONG PRIORITIES
(Over the years I have followed the writings of Marshall Goldsmith, particularly those on leadership. I recently came across this article which I feel is very timely. Personally speaking I know how hectic and crazy life can become as an entrepreneur or... [Read More]
THE GOLDEN RULE OF NETWORKING
(One of my all time favorite business authors is Harvey Mackay. His books are filled with solid, street wise information that is the kind of information that is needed in today’s business environment. If you haven’t read Harvey Mackay, start today.... [Read More]
The Parable of Talents by Brian Tracy
The Parable of the Talents is the primary reason for wealth or poverty throughout history.
Reasons for Rich or Poor
Why do some people retire rich and most people retire poor? This subject has fascinated philosophers, thinkers, mystics and teachers throughout... [Read More]
Where Do You Go for Your Intellectual Feast? By Jim Rohn
(With the Thanksgiving holiday close, It’s not only good to fill our stomachs, but to also fill our heads with the things we’ll need to be more successful in business and life. This is the first in a series of articles to help us get prepared for... [Read More]
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