Archive for the inspiration Tag

Tips, Tools, and Techniques to Overcome the Fear of Public Speaking

If you took the brief assessment from my last blog on public speaking, you now have an indication of just how severe you have the fear of it. So, let’s start with the people who have a mild case, because those will have the least amount of work to do. I once heard Cloe Madanes, of Robbins-Madanes fame (http://www.getrmt.com/) say that she used to tell Read More...

Is the Fear of Public Speaking Ruining Your Career?

French philosopher Jean de la Bruyere said, “There are certain things in which mediocrity is not to be endured; such as poetry, music, painting, and public speaking”. Would you agree? Sitting through a poor presentation, whether in a large convention or in a small office setting, can be agonizing! If you’re in a leadership position and desire to influence others, the impact is dramatic! How Read More...

Corporate Suicide: What’s the Answer?

On May 17, 2017, one of the best singers in the music industry killed himself immediately following a concert. Chris Cornell was 52. Most people wouldn’t think that Cornell was the prime age, sex, and ethnicity to commit suicide. If you’re a business executive, business owners or well-paid salesperson, it’s important for you to read this entire post. Why? Because you’re at a higher risk Read More...

The Ultimate Business Trifecta

What do you get when you mix visualization, meditation, and mindfulness? A technique that has been proven to get massive, quick, effective, and sustainable results! Let’s take a brief look at the individual components: Visualization: The world’s elite athletes have recognized the power of visualization for decades. Michael Jordan could “see” the ball going through the net. Michael Phelps could “feel” his body gliding through Read More...

The Problem with Communication – Part IV

(Before proceeding, if you haven’t already, I invite you to read the three previous posts in this series where you can find additional information on The Problems with Communication, Part I, Part II, and Part III, by clicking on each one.) When you look at the picture above, you see that the dots seem to spontaneously move and change from black-to-white and white-to-black. Communication can Read More...

Will You Invest in Success?

You’ve seen the movies where the key character has the cars, the toys, the houses, and every material thing a person could want, and more, but they sacrificed the really important things in life, like love and relationships, to possess them. This post is not about that. Read on and you’ll discover important information regarding how you must proceed to have what you want in Read More...

The Death of Your True Values

The thought of death does something interesting to most people. It gels their thoughts in such a way as to help them decide what is most valuable to them. You’ve no doubt watched movies, read stories, and heard of people who made drastic changes in their lives when they found out that death was imminent. From a distance, I experienced the death of a billionaire Read More...

Do These 5 Things to make Sure Your Salespeople Succeed

A few weeks ago I wrote a post titled, Do These 5 Things to make Sure Your Salespeople Fail. So, it makes sense that I offer a solution in the form of ways to ensure the success of your salespeople, right? Before I do, I want to reiterate what I said as I closed the previous post: What so many people and companies are training Read More...

The Meanings We Give to Life

Whether it’s stubbing our toe, losing a job, or going through divorce, the events we experience in life are the meanings we give them. Dr. Edward Lewellen is a Master Executive Coach, leadership and sales expert, and keynote speaker for some of the largest global organizations. Author of The 90-Second Mind Manager 972.900.9207 Ed@Trans-Think.com

Your Point of Personal Power X 3!

Not long ago, I wrote a post about Your Point of Personal Power. I’ve recently spoken to several groups on the topic and below you’ll find a video where I spoke at an event at the Ridglea Theater in Fort Worth, TX. This was a car show hosted by Empire Development Group and Danny Koker from the reality TV show Counting Cars was the Keynote Read More...