Category: Succes

Anatomy of the New High Performer


Employees Who Are: Immune toChange. Willing to Collaborate. Able to Apply Sound Judgment Thrive, but They Are Scarce in Today’s Volatile Work Environment. ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CEB (NYSE: CEB), the leading member-based advisory company, has released its annual Executive Guidance, which identifies the critical competencies employees must embody to thrive as high performers in today’s volatile…

56 Timeless Quotes for 2013


1 – “The entrepreneur builds an enterprise; the technician builds a job.” – Michael Gerber 2 – “If you want to be inventive — you have to be willing to fail.” – Jeff Bezos 3 – “Purpose is a soft virtue — but it’s what gives you steel in your spine.” – Rich Karlgaard 4 – “The challenge is not…

Zig Ziglar: 10 Quotes That Can Change Your Life


Zig Ziglar died today at age 86. A World War II veteran, Zig Ziglar became the top sales person in several organizations before striking out on his own as a motivational speaker and trainer. With a Southern charm and lessons grounded in Christianity, Ziglar wrote over two dozen books and amassed a following of millions who were encouraged by his…

Are You Cooperating Or Collaborating? The Answer Will Increasingly Influence Your Success


Thanks to rapid, game-changing innovations, the future is changing so fast that it has never been more important to work together with all business partners and customers to co-create a positive and profitable future together. The key to successfully co-creating is a strong focus on collaboration. As I travel around the world, I work with leaders in a wide variety…

How to Create a Breakthrough in Any Area of Your Life: Manage Your Strategies, Your Story, and Your State


I would like to share a great article from Anthony Robbins. Question: One of the toughest things about chasing the dream is managing the disciplines of persistent action and hopeful patience that are required to ultimately see the vision come to be. This is an area of huge tension. How do dream chasers manage that tension and thrive? Fulfilling your…

How a Chinese e-commerce company racked up $3 billion in sales in just one day


Last week Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba shocked the web with news that its subsidiaries Taobao (like a Chinese eBay) and T-mall (like Amazon) sold a massive $3.06 billion in product in a single 24-hour period. Three billion dollars is almost triple the entire 2011 Black Friday sales of e-commerce sites in the United States, and this is a testament to…