End of Year Self Analysis

December 21, 2009

With just 11 days left in this year I would like to invite you to take a look at how you are showing up on the stage of networking overall and how you can improve for the year ahead. First, let’s start with an agreed upon definition of networking.  I prefer to use Bob Burg’s [...]

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Sven Mogelgaard – Byte Slaves

December 14, 2009

Continuing on in the saga of introducing people in my network to the world …. Sven Mogelgaard Byte Slaves What I do: I am a PC Paramedic.  That means I specialize in dealing with those “oh nuts” moments when your computer or your network goes on the fritz and you need it fixed fast.  We [...]

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People in my Network – Amorah Ross

December 9, 2009

Networking is about meeting new people and beginning with today’s post, I’ll be introducing and showcasing people in my network. Today, I’m introducing Amorah Ross. Amorah Ross Positive Life Works * What I do: Do you find yourself asking, “What Now?” at this stage of your life, business or career? Consciousness is a catalyst for [...]

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Are you filling your pipeline?

December 4, 2009

I was chatting with a gentleman a few days ago and he was telling me that THIS is his busiest time of the year.  He has more clients than he can easily serve AND he works tirelessly to make sure that each of his clients feels that they are the only client he has in [...]

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Savor the Positive – Enjoy Your Good to Great Moments

November 20, 2009

In a world that sometimes seems too focused on the negative YOU have the total power to turn your attention to the positive. We’ve all heard the saying, “Stop and smell the roses.” I’m wondering, when was the last time that you stopped to smell your roses?  And by roses, I mean the beautiful actions [...]

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Make Friends Before You Need Them

November 18, 2009

Better yet, make friends without thinking about your future needs. Relationships take time to nurture and to grow.  So make the time now to make new friends and continue to grow the friendships that you already have.  You’ll never know when you can be of service to someone that you’ve met or when they can [...]

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Commitment Issues – me and my blog

November 15, 2009

My how time flies!  It seems just yesterday that I posted here and it’s been (gasp) 5 months. I was thinking about this the other day and debating if I should continue this blog or not.  It seems, at times, that I have nothing new to say about networking.  At other times, it feels like [...]

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Keith Ferrazzi author of Never Eat Alone – in Seattle 6-15-09 Free Event

May 31, 2009

Keith Ferrazzi is an author I admire. His book “Never Eat Alone” is one of the cornerstones in my library on Building Relationships. Keith has a new book out “Who’s Got Your Back?” He is on tour with the book and the message. Keith will be in Seattle on June 15th and currently, you can get [...]

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Fear Busters: Feel the fear … and take action anyway

May 4, 2009

Fear is a great stopper.  It can make your heart beat faster, your palms grow sweaty, and it can paralyze you in place. In business, fear can become an ever growing hurdle on your road to success.  If you let it. I invite you to stare your fears down and take action to move through [...]

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The funny side of Social Media

April 15, 2009

If you have ever felt that you can’t keep up with one more piece of the Social Media Pie, you may enjoy watching this short musical video that I’ve included below. The rate of speed of the inputs from Social Media can leave many of us feeling complete overwhelm and, at times, totally socially illiterate [...]

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