Category Archives: Wealth Creation
As an opener, I’ll usually recommend to my followers, ‘Stop people dead in their tracks’.
How to Build Trust | Idea #3
But today’s article is about building trust and getting the other person to like you with a kind gesture – which, incidentally, might also stop them in their tracks!
Whilst I promote being provocative and ingenious, this doesn’t usually mean Read the rest of this entry
A recent but valuable lesson to be learned from what’s been happening behind the scenes when a Corporate evaluates you or your company as a potential supplier is this:
Perfect Pitches don’t win bids!
But what does that mean exactly? It means that if you only show your ‘brilliance’ and none of your ‘resilience’ they won’t be impressed and probably won’t hire you! Read the rest of this entry
Sixth in the series of ‘How to Win More Business face-to-face’.
NB If you’re reading this on a mobile phone and can’t see the video to click on, here’s the link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptbuwTnx9UA
Building trust with another human being is a complicated process – both psychologically and in terms of our social intelligence. But it’s NOT a LONG process. And the research shows that Read the rest of this entry
Tony Robbins’ success is down to one overiding factor: his ability to speak and sell – at the same time!
Whenever you open your mouth, stuff comes out – it’s a fact!
But is it the stuff of a master communicator or is it – as Alan Sugar so eloquently put it – ‘a danger to global warning: a lot of hot air’?
The truth is, that more than at any other time in human history, your opportunity to reach people through what you say and how you say it has never been greater. Read the rest of this entry
I guess you know enough about me to know that I’ve never worked for anyone else. Call me selfish, but for me, I always had to be in charge of my own destiny. But it’s really not me that’s important – it’s what I can do for others that really matters to me.
Which brings me to this question: Why is formal education designed to empower you to get a job?
We all know that wealth is created – broadly speaking – by entrepreneurs: the guys that ‘create’ jobs. We also know that more and more people looking for jobs is not the way out of this recession.
So my question is: why doesn’t school and university teach us how to create jobs, instead of teaching us how to get jobs?
Surely, if that were to happen, we’d ultimately all be better off!
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