Magazine article Success

Turning Your Knowledge into Power 10 Actions You Can Take Right Now

Magazine article Success

Turning Your Knowledge into Power 10 Actions You Can Take Right Now

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1* HAPPILY EVER AFTER

Richard and Linda Eyre say that while most people are good at applying goal-setting to their professional achievements, they need to apply the same approach to their relationships. Select one of the Eyres' exercises and get started today.

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2* IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD

Bob Beaudine says your success will come from the people you know best, so center networking efforts around your closest friends. Pick three people and add value to their lives today by sending them a link, a book suggestion or making an introduction.

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3 * JUST SAY NO

Al Roker and Deborah Roberts have learned the value of the word no. Make a list right now of your obligations this week. Are there one or two events you could say no to in order to spend more quality time with the ones you love?

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4* SWEAT THE SMALL STUFF

Did you know that couples who address those small, nagging issues are better equipped to handle big challenges that come along? Make a list of three small annoyances or issues you've been dodging, and set a time to talk to your spouse about one solution,

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5* GETTING THE BRUSH-OFF

Having, trouble connecting? Jill Konrath says to keep your approach with clients and prospects simple and on target with what their priorities are right now. Pick one client, and brainstorm current urgent needs. Then write a pitch that shows how you can improve their most pressing issue.

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6* WITH FRIENDS LIKE THAT

Studies show that your friends' behavior affects you more than you think. …

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