The Power Of Events

The Power of Events

  • September 30, 2016

Last week I had the great honor to attend and speak at Zija International’s Summit convention. Over the years, I have been to many conventions for companies that I’ve owned as well as other organizations’ events. The incredible energy that I feel from attendees never ceases to amaze me. Why are events so important to attend? By attending the event you are showing your support and setting an example to your team The company will outline their vision and goals for the future Exciting announcements will be made such as new products, technology, sales tools etc. You will be one of the first to get this information and be able to purchase the new products/tools You will receive in-depth sales and product training from corporate leaders and top distributors You will participate in celebrating rank advancements whether your own or your teams You will hear other’s inspiring stories about how the products and business opportunities have blessed their lives You will feel a greater camaraderie with company employees and your team which hopefully leads to greater teamwork, trust and a feeling of “family” You will be motivated, educated and energized to return home to build your business I believe that…

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Malcolm Gladwell Transforms Our Understanding Of Success

Malcolm Gladwell Transforms Our Understanding of Success

  • September 9, 2016

Success is not always easy to describe since people have different definitions of what success is, what it looks like and how to achieve it. In the book I’ve chosen for September, Outliers: The Story of Success, Malcolm Gladwell takes on the subject of success and tells a different story than we’re used to hearing. He is also the author of The Tipping Point which changed the way we understand the world and Blink where he changed the way we think about thinking. I hope you enjoy the book. Please let me know what you think. Summary In Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different? His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like, and too little attention to where they are from: that is, their culture, their family, their generation, and the experiences of their upbringing. He examines how a person's environment, in conjunction with personal drive and motivation, affects his or her possibility and opportunity for success. Along the way he explains the secrets of software…

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