Public Speaking

The Naked Truth You Should Know About Public Speaking

When I was in high school, given the choice between giving an oral report and a written one, I always choose the written report. In college, I did the same thing. My reason: fear. I was terrified of public speaking. Everyone Feel the Same About Public Speaking When I graduated from college, my father gave me…

Networking Art

The Art of Networking You Need to Master

Where Networking Starts Before there were computers and the Internet, before television and radio, before phones and electricity, business people still had to find ways to promote their businesses. The archaic promotional technique they used is still in practice today. The technique I speak of is networking; probably the oldest, most accepted, and least expensive means…

Commitment

The Importance of Commitment for Successful People

A true commitment is a heart-felt promise to yourself, from which you will NOT back down, no matter what the circumstances may be! Many people have good intentions and dreams, but only a few are willing to commit to what is necessary to achieve them. Do a review on your commitment level, ask yourself these…

Performance Review System

Is Your Performance Review System Outdated?

One of the most common complaints we hear from interviewing employees in the construction industry is, “I never get useful feedback about how I am doing my job.” Most companies today use a performance appraisal system or a performance review system that was invented decades ago in a much slower business economy. So, data that is given…

Business Card Marketing

When it Comes to Business Card Marketing, Vive la France!

Don’t let the small size fool you. A business card is one of the least expensive and most powerful forms of advertising you possess. Your business card marketing is your introduction to potential clients. In fact, it’s your opportunity to make an impression with every person you come in contact with. You will most likely need to…