This article will help bring to mind key career skills you must work on developing to become more valuable to your organization. The first step, is, of course, to identify the key skills that you will need to work on for your chosen career. The article presents you with a series of questions that can help you identify those skills. The article then breaks down the five critical career skills you may choose to develop that will almost guarantee your success along any chosen career path. The skills you will want to develop include effective thinking, enhancing memory, accelerating your reading, improving your writing, and upgrading your public speaking and communication skills. Take time to work on developing your proficiency in these areas and you will make the most of the career opportunities that come your way.
This article will help you master the process of attracting what you want most into your life through simple visualization strategies and affirming techniques. The article outlines several visualization strategies you can use to master new skills, to enhance your perceptions, to help you relax, to plan your day, to set goals, to improve self-esteem, and much more.
This article explores how to improve your ability to think about your life, problems, and circumstances from a 360-degree point of view. The article breaks down how to develop the habit of using hindsight, foresight, and insight to improve your ability to make decisions and solve problems far more effectively. The article outlines the advantages of each style of thinking and lists down a series of questions to help you develop this all-encompassing thinking skill. As you progressively work through this article you will develop the necessary hindsight, insight, and foresight needed to make more effective decisions throughout the day.
This article will help you identify your strengths while overcoming the weaknesses that are preventing you from making progress towards the attainment of your goals. The article breaks down a process to help you identify your strengths using a series of questions; takes you through a weaknesses assessment process and helps you identify key skill areas to work on.
This article explores how to shift your perspective about your life, problems, and circumstances using NLP framing and reframing techniques. These perspective shifts will open the door to more adaptive and flexible thinking that you can apply to various aspects of your life. The article specifically defines what framing and reframing means. It presents you with three effective framing techniques you can begin using right away. It outlines how to use framing for problem-solving. And concludes with a break down of several reframing techniques you can use to improve your life.
This article explores the classic book How to Win Friends and Influence People written by Dale Carnegie. The article breaks down ideas to help you to make friends, lead people, and influence them in empowering ways. The article provides guidance and suggestions on how to handle people in social and professional situations, how to make people like you, how to win people over to your way of thinking, and how to influence people using tried and tested leadership principles.
This article explores what it takes to become a person of influence in your field, profession or industry. The article provides you with essential rapport creation and communication techniques you need to help you gain respect, adoration, and more influence in the public arena. Personal influence is, of course, built upon the fundamentals of communication and listening skills. The article, therefore, breaks down how to develop your rapport skills, how to become a better listener, and how to improve your communication style and technique. The development of these skills will help you to gain more influence over the people you love, teach and serve.
This article explores how to better understand people and their behavior at a deeper psychological level. The article will help you profile people at a basic level of understanding in a similar way an FBI Profiler profiles a suspect. The article breaks down various aspects of human behavior, personality, and appearance that we must learn to read in social situations. It highlights the four personality types and how to influence them at a fundamental level. The article also outlines three communication types and how to adapt your behavior to each type. Finally, the article breaks down the signs of deception that you must look out for. These signs will help you identify whether or not a person is being genuine and honest. As you work through this article you will come to understand people at a far deeper level, and as a result, you will be better able to influence their thoughts, decisions, and behavior.
This article explores how to become a better negotiator in a professional as well as in a social setting. The ideas discussed in this article will help you gain a distinct advantage when negotiating deals, partnerships, prices, and contracts. Becoming a better negotiator will strengthen your career prospects and help you to better persuade others to your way of thinking. The article breaks down the mindset of an effective negotiator. It walks you through a set of questions that help you prepare for a negotiation session. And it discusses the do’s and don’ts of successful negotiation. These are the things that will typically hinder the negotiation process.
This article explores how to improve your ability to work through problems using a progressive series of steps developed for problem-solving. The techniques outlined within this mind map are also quite flexible and adaptable. The article begins by breaking down the mindset needed for problem-solving. It then delves into the six-step problem-solving method that you can apply to any problem you face. It concludes by examining several problem-solving methods you can use to work through your problems far more effectively.
This article explores how to manage your time more effectively throughout the day. Time management isn’t so much about managing time, but rather about managing yourself and how that impacts the time you have. When you are better able to manage yourself, you naturally make better use of time throughout the day. This article walks you through a four-step process you can use to gain more control over yourself and over your time. It presents you with various guidelines for managing your time more effectively throughout the day. It shows you how to gain more time throughout the day. And it breaks down common time wasters that often sidetrack us while working on tasks and projects. Working through this article will help you to become more aware of how you use your time and manage yourself throughout the day. Understanding how to upgrade your usage of time will improve your output and productivity as you work toward your goals.