Month: November 2016

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How You Can Be An Amazing Leader without Having a Cool Title

I was having a conversation with an awesome student-leader the other day and he asked me a question out of nowhere. “What does it mean to be a leader?” Here is my response: “A leader is someone who seeks to make a difference. They seek to improve themselves and those around them. They seek to […]

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How to Dominate Your First Performance Evaluation

Your very first Performance Evaluation can be very nerve racking! The feeling can last past the first one too. Performance evaluations are a part of life. As you move into the workforce and continue from job to job you will always experience 1-on-1s or performance evaluations. You don’t have to wait until you “start your […]

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3 Ways to Start Preparing for Your Career While Still In School

While in school, it is easy to do one of two things. 1) Get tired of school because all you can think about is starting your career, or the next step in your education (going to College, starting your Masters, etc.). OR 2) Hesitate when starting your career because you aren’t sure what you want […]

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How Grant Cardone's Obsession of Sales can Help You in College
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How Grant Cardone’s Obsession of Sales can Help You in School

If you don’t recognize the name Grant Cardone, let me give you a quick intro. Grant Cardone has built a leading sales-training and to use his own terms, the guy is freaking obsessed with success. He goes after it hard, and no one can tell him to stop. He has built himself an amazing business […]

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3 Ways to Be an Influential Leader by Promoting Positivity

How many different types of leaders are there? Too many to list here. There are experts, opinion leaders, and at-home bloggers who will all come up with examples, stories, and tips for leadership. There are, of course, plenty of tips we can talk about when it comes to leadership, but one can make an immediate […]

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The Message from Jim Rohn you Must Hear Before Heading to College

Ever heard this quote? “You Are the Average of the Five People You Spend the Most Time Around.” -Jim Rohn You may have heard this quote, you may have not, but now you have and it is time to act on the message. When heading to College, you become exposed to more lifestyles than you […]

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Leadership is Magnified

Student-Leaders experience a unique and immediate mantel of responsibility thrust upon them. This can be an incredibly difficult transition because people are always watching. When you are a student-leader, everything you do is recognized and associated as “things (insert your position here) do”-Good or Bad. Part of that new mantel of responsibility is that those […]

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Be More Effective in Meetings

Student-leaders often experience the structure and experience of a job for the first time in College. With these new experiences comes a quick learning curve, especially when you are trying to maximize the opportunity for your growth. Don’t let the new experiences put limits on your growth, maximize the moment! Tip Tuesday: Maximize Your Effectiveness […]

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Defeat Distractions with Decisions on Your Way to Success

I recently had an opportunity to speak with Joel Brown, founder and CEO of addicted2success.com. He has achieved an incredible level of success, and is only getting started. It was humbling and motivating to hear his confidence in people like you and me. Joel truly knows there is no shortage of success and knows that […]

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How Being a Student Leader in College Catapulted My Career

In High School and my first year of College, Football was everything. I had found my passion for improving myself and learning how to gain a physical and mental edge in my game. Though I always knew Football would never be a career for me, I learned many strategies and skills that translated to more […]

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