Source When former University of Phoenix business management student Barbara Penn-Atkins retired as co-owner of an executive search firm, the self-described workaholic says she felt lost. After years of running a multimillion-dollar company whose business calendar ruled her waking hours, retirement quickly grew tedious, says Penn-Atkins. “Self-identity was wrapped up in my company, social status, [...]
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Potential is a powerful tool. Potential that is wasted is a tragedy while potential that is harvested is the one key to success. Corporate coaching is one of the easiest ways to find your potential and harvest it to meet the needs of the corporate world. Business counseling is easy and can fit into your schedule without much fuss. We offer online business counseling for those who need corporate coaching but find themselves too busy to meet in person. Our executive business coaching program will provide you with a step by step plan on making yourself into a C level executive.
“I am a magnet for unavailable men,” says Jennifer Lopez’s character, Mary Fiore, in the romantic comedy, The Wedding Planner. How well I can relate. For the past 40 plus years, my relationships with men were more built on a guy’s potential then his actual follow through. Let me tell you, potential can only take [...]
This is a two-part article that expounds on the qualities and behaviors of an effective manager and leader as well as an ineffective manager and leader. Part I deals with managers and Part II deals with leaders. Both articles focuses on the role of a “supervisor” in the workplace but it could certainly apply in [...]
One of the many reasons individuals aspire to become beauty supply owners is the treatment they receive shopping at non-black-owned stores. However, one of the issues that keep aspiring owners from pursuing their dreams of owning a store is their experience while shopping with current black-owned stores! They attempt to get information from current owners [...]
A champion is a person who has defeated all opponents in a competition or series of competitions, so as to hold first place. Anything that takes first place in competition: the champion. A person who fights for or defends any person or cause: a champion of the oppressed. A fighter or warrior. As a champion, [...]
An older gentleman had just offered me one of the most expensive cigars on the market, but I politely declined as I don’t smoke. I did notice that his wife seemed extraordinarily happy however. I have to admit we were in a pretty swanky, exclusive environment. He asked if I was a first timer and [...]