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ATTENTION to Company Culture: Cultivating Success Throughout Your Organization

company cultureNot long ago, I had the opportunity to work with a large media organization who wanted to shift their company culture in ways that would drive bottom line results, but also produce an environment where employees and team members WANTED to come to work each day and give it their …

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What Do You Want MORE of in 2017?

adventure new year moreUsually when people are planning for the new year, they are resolving to SUBTRACT things from their lives with such as extra weight, bad habits, tightening the “belt” on their budgets, etc. Less is more-right? I get it, I do – but hear me out. What if this year, in …

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Do You Have Grace Under Pressure?

Grace Under pressure theo and scottWhat would you do if you had organized a big industry event and the headline speaker didn’t show up?

 

Or maybe you have a high profile project and the deliverables are going to be way behind deadline?

 

I witnessed the best example of grace under pressure recently at …

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How Thanking Veterans Can Become a Great Tradition – Guest Blog by Mark Scharenbroich

You have seen us promote the brilliant book Nice Bike by Mark Scharenbroich and when I read this blog about thanking veterans, it provided a wonderful example of taking time to give someone the gift of your attention and be thankful. Enjoy this heart warming story of strangers showing their …

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Posted in Attention Pays, Holiday Productivity, Thought for Today by Neen James.
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Guest Blog: A New Chapter – by Megan Kristel

Often, we find ourselves going down paths we never intended when we first set out on our journey. Somehow, along the way, we lose our focus and allow others to influence our decisions and direction. I found this blog “A New Chapter,” by Megan Kristel, owner and CEO of

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Posted in Personal Productivity, Productive Relationships, Thought for Today by Neen James.
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Do You Suffer Facebook Fatigue?

I do! I don’t need to feed my crazy by reading other people’s crazy.

Managing Facebook Social Media

We’ve lost count of how many times I’ve wanted to delete my Facebook account.

Not sure if it’s just when I’m overtired, or someone says something that drives me crazy … But there have been many …

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Posted in Social Media Productivity, Thought for Today by Neen James.
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Who are your beacons?

lighthouse

Have you ever felt like you are in a fog?

It might be an overwhelming project where you can’t see the end, or maybe a relationship that isn’t serving you and you’re not sure how to set it free? Maybe you focused your attention on the negative aspect of something …

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Posted in Thought for Today, Uncategorized by Neen James.

Be Ah-Mazing: Activate Your Brain Book Review

Activate-Your-BrainJust for the record, I already knew Scott Halford was brilliant. I saw him rock High Point University where he shared his wisdom with a room of thought leaders – and he blew them away! I am always impressed with him (and he’s such a great guy too).

 

His …

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Be Ah-Mazing™: Honor Your Uniqueness

coco chanelCoco Chanel said ‘a girl should be two things, who and what she wants’ – I love her.

If you want to be more ah-mazing, and have influence and impact in the world, you can create more significance by showing up as the best version of you! The world needs …

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Be Ah-Mazing: Honor Your Uniqueness

coco chanelCoco Chanel said ‘a girl should be two things, who and what she wants’ – I love her.

 

If you want to be more ah-mazing, and have influence and impact in the world, you can create more significance by showing up as the best version of you! The world …

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