Seven Career Viruses


Careers are made by seizing opportunities. Beware if you notice that whenever success is within reach, you choose to re-tie your shoe laces or reassess your strategy. Fear of failure. The opportunity-killer. Lack of judgment. Just make sure you don't seize every opportunity.

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7 Presentation Strategies to Skyrocket Your Career

Strategy Driven

Set aside any personal angst you may have about presenting and public speaking and follow these 7 strategies to take your career to the next level. You just finished reading 7 Presentation Strategies to Skyrocket Your Career !

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Managing a Successful Career

Coaching Tip

your intentions are to manage a successful career. Winning Time Management Strategies. Let's not waste another minute.if Recognize, once you get to a certain level in business, everyone is smart and you are expected to compete. .

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2014: The Year of Your Career

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Career Development When it comes to career development, leaders frequently put themselves at the back of the line. They execute strategies and tactics. Career Development business Career development Feedback Growth network resume

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Stop Managing Your Career

In the CEO Afterlife

Inherent in the definition of career is the opportunity to progress. More than ever, people are seeking mentors, “branding” themselves and carefully managing their careers in order to dash up that quintessential corporate ladder. So what is wrong with managing your career?

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7 Ways Overconfidence is Sabotoging Your Career

Let's Grow Leaders

” Confidence without humility will sabotage your career. 7 Ways Overconfidence Will Sabotage Your Career. You Over-Rely on Past Strategy. Lather, rinse, repeat is not a leadership strategy. Never take your career path for granted.

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How to Propel Your Career in 10 Minutes

Great Leadership By Dan

But what about career management? There’s a well-publicized notion that professionals spend more time planning a vacation than planning for their careers. Here are nine simple strategies to actively manage your career in less than ten minutes a day: Stay active on LinkedIn.

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How do you land the career of your dreams?

Lead on Purpose

Guest post by Frank Song Many working professionals are stuck in underpaid, intellectually unstimulating jobs, and at companies with no career growth potential. In today’s competitive landscape, you … Continue reading → Knowledge Purpose career competition interviews professionals progress strategyDo you know anyone in this position? Does this describe your situation?

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What Experts are Saying About Career Advice: May Frontline Festival

Let's Grow Leaders

For May’s Frontline Festival, I asked experts around the world to share their best career advice. Holding Career Conversations. Miller of The People Equation brings us Career Conversations: Leaders, Are You Getting It Right. Critical Career Skills.

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Get Off The Strategy Merry-Go-Round

N2Growth Blog

Global Practice Chair, Strategy N2Growth. Most organizations, and even most strategy consultants, are using strategic planning frameworks built for business models that were designed during the industrial age. IT’S TIME TO INNOVATE STRATEGY. STRATEGY INNOVATION.

Peak Performance Strategies To Help You Conquer As A Leader

Joseph Lalonde

I will give you the answer below as I try to list out few of the peak performance strategies I’ve discovered. I have incredible and amazing strategies that transport your life from where you are to your desired place. Being confident is one of another peak performance strategies.

A Self-Coaching Guide for Career Women

Coaching Tip

Fellow executive coach Barbara McEwen and I have authored a self-coaching book for career women. Career women, in particular, have come to believe it is their lot in life to be running on 8-cylinders day in and day out. . When Doing It All Won't Do: A self-coaching guide for career women " by Barbara McEwen & John G. McEwen: When Doing It All Won't Do: A Self-Coaching Guide for Career Women--Workbook Edition ($13.41

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Leading a Career Change

Linked 2 Leadership

Is this really how you envisaged your career? Servant Leadership Career Change Career Planning Life Strategy Louise Wightman Approach The Coach Glasgow Professional Life Scotland UK We all have days when we wake and think, ‘I can’t face going to work today!’ You get up, see to the kids, your spouse, the dog, etc… Then its travel into work through traffic and show up to work only to go through the motions. Get [.].

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Development Program Offered for Veterans Working on Their “Career 2.0”

Strategy Driven

military will transition into civilian careers. The pro bono program is designed to guide successful transitions from military to civilian careers and is open to veterans of any rank who separated from military service in the last two years or who will transition in the next 12 months.

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Winning Time Management Strategies

Coaching Tip

From the perspective of our time-strapped readers, time management strategies are meant to: keep the content succinct while offering a list of time management reference guides that provide practical tools that you can use. . Stroh: Business Strategy: Plan, Execute, Win! Kim Cameron: Positive Leadership: Strategies for Extraordinary Performance. Books Career Communication Current Affairs Leadership Memes Personal Life Self-Awareness Skills Women Work life

Good Leaders Understand Strategy

Coaching Tip

Strategy is no longer a once-a-year process that creates a five-year plan to be placed in a three-ring binder and put on the shelf. The process of building strategies often becomes permanently mired in the endless requirements of daily business operations. As a result, strategy is often pushed aside because it requires too much time and resources to create an effective one -- and businesses suffer as a result. In " BUSINESS STRATEGY " author Patrick J.

7 Strategies To Lead With Abundance

Tanveer Naseer

Covey About four years ago, I made the decision to shift careers from school leadership to that of executive coach and consultant. The following strategies may help: 1. The following is a guest piece by Dr. Naphtali Hoff.

Strategy, Capability & Really Bad Advice

N2Growth Blog

By Mike Myatt , Chief Strategy Officer, N2growth. I just finished reading an article where the author (a self professed innovation guru) recommended strategy be aligned with capability, and that to allow ambition to exceed capability is a nothing short of a recipe for disaster.

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The Business Of Careers

The Leadership Advisor

People in the workforce are taking the very aspects of business and applying them to their career advancement and professional development. Business do everything they can to reduce turnover and employees do everything they can to be “upwardly mobile&# in their careers.

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4 Strategies for Dealing with Workplace Stress

Strategy Driven

If you’re willing to make a change in your work life, here are a few strategies. Check out these tips for some guidance, and if they are not helpful, you might want to consider a career change. You just finished reading 4 Strategies for Dealing with Workplace Stress !

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8 Steps to Super Charge Your Career!

Marshall Goldsmith

The one thing you need to have a super-charged career today is – drum roll please – an executive coach. If you hire a behavioral change coach like me, I won’t help you change strategy or business practices. It will help anyone who wants to supercharge his or her career!

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Key Leadership Strategies

Coaching Tip

Books Business Coaching Career Communication Leadership Memes Self-Awareness Success Tips Work life leadershipLeaders can be successfully developed once the individual realizes he or she has the potential within. Some of the world’s most well-managed companies offer intensive leadership training with an emphasis on creating an awareness of leadership.

9 Strategies Of Uncommon Wisdom For Fuelling Top Performance

Tanveer Naseer

This handful of specific strategies can help. Hire Some People Who Can Replace You Your efforts to drive top performance are likely to accelerate your career growth. The following is a guest piece by Larry Sternberg. Fuelling top performance is the goal for most leaders and managers.

Are you up a tree? Here’s the best career strategy ever

First Friday Book Synopsis

Stuck in your career? Groom yourself gain exposure go get something you like Interview constantly Invisor Consulting keep moving Network Steve Tobak The Best Career Strategy Ever The CBS Interactive Business Network the One Thing Leads to Another career strategy TwitterHere is an article written by Steve Tobak for BNET, The CBS Interactive Business Network.

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How to Get Promoted At Work: The ASK Strategy

Let's Grow Leaders

This three-part strategy is built on timeless principles that will deliver results in all industries. Bruce Harpham, PMP, is the founder of, a career development resource. Career & Learning bruce harpham career promotion how to get promoted

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Three Strategies to Encourage Good Mental Health in the Workplace

Leading Blog

For this strategy to be effective, leaders must start by taking a top-down approach to dealing with mental health in the workplace. Here are three strategies to improve how you approach mental health within your organization: Understand that knowledge is power.

The 5 Smartest Strategies to Build Influence in the Workplace

Career Advancement

These five strategies foster strong relationships that make others see those influencers as people they can rely on. For instance, if you have a suggestion for improving a product development strategy, present it to an advocate and ask for help in connecting with decision-makers.

6 valuable career development tips

First Friday Book Synopsis

I have just read and will soon review Change Anything: The New Science of Personal Success, co-authored by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler. If their names seem familiar, it is perhaps because they co-authored Crucial Confrontations, Crucial Conversations, and more recently, Influencer. In their latest book, published by Business [.].

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How Safe Is Your Career Today?

Rich Gee Group

Today, work is weird, complex, and ever-changing — but you have the talent and tools to take advantage of this situation and grow your career. Past and present contacts, colleagues and friends are the lifeblood of any career (“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.”).

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Your Mentor May Not Be Helping Your Career

Let's Grow Leaders

Mentors are an essential component of any development strategy. The post Your Mentor May Not Be Helping Your Career appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. grow your career mentoring career development mentor sponsor

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Best Talent Management Strategies To Attract Top Talent

HR Digest

And the most effective approach is the use of proven talent management strategies. Talent management involves candidate sourcing, recruitment, employee engagement and retention strategies deployed to achieve a sustainable and utmost productivity. Managers can utilize the following list of simple talent management strategies to achieve a flourishing business. Giving them a gift as an appreciation, a bonus or just recognition is a top talent management strategy.

Five championship strategies

Lead on Purpose

This is the career record of Larry Gelwix, coach of the Highland High rugby team (Salt Lake City) for more than three decades. During this conversation Larry shares the strategies that have made his teams successful through the years. As Larry says: “these strategies work!&#

5 Tips to Boost Your HR Career

HR Digest

If you are itching to boost your HR career in your present office or looking for a new HR job, we have some tips for you. The first step to building HR career is increasing network. While this may be difficult to demonstrate externally, you could show this by subtly discussing your success and HR strategies with the right people in your network. Also Read : Funny HR Typos That Can Kill Your Career.

6 Ways To Get Effective Feedback To Guide Your Career

Eric Jacobson

Van Rooy, author of the new book, Trajectory: 7 Career Strategies to Take You From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be. Watch an interview with the author on VetNet Career Connections. Careers David L. Getting feedback is an important way to improve performance at work.

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Strategies for Certified Public Accountants to Grow Their Business

Strategy Driven

See strategies for Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) to grow their business. This is a great opportunity to improve your skills and increase your knowledge on topics that will help you advance in your career and grow your business. These are strategies for CPAs to grow their business.

Hitting A Wall In Your Career? You Need A Breakthrough.

Rich Gee Group

just keeping your career going! I only ask is that you don’t capitulate to “Career ADD” which creeps in when we try something new and difficult. “Oh, Blog Business Coaching C-Level Career Coaching Tip Breakthrough Coaching Confidence Ethical Leadership Future Happiness Simplicity Strategy Success Time Management It’s tough today. It’s difficult when everything is coming at you. Hard to think. Hard to act. Hard to react.

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How to Create a Personal Brand Strategy Statement

In the CEO Afterlife

To do that, you’ll need a brand strategy. The strategy and the positioning for a personal brand isn’t that different from a product or service brand; your intent is to position yourself in the best way possible to achieve the desired objective.

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Culture Trumps Strategy – Not | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

I thought perhaps I was misunderstanding what was being said, so I decided to Google the phrase “Culture Trumps Strategy&# and found that Stanford offered an Entrepreneurship Lecture by this title, I found several CEOs using the phrase in speeches, press releases, etc.,

Five Strategies for Hiring Success

Chart Your Course

With the volume of social media and online networking and career sites, connecting with workers is only a matter of searching profiles or placing ads. The key to finding the right people for the right job is to approach hiring empirically with a sound strategy.

Build a Brand – Not Just a Career

Women on Business

So if you want to have a successful career, don’t focus all your efforts on yourself. Don’t just build a career. Along with her partner and father Al Ries, the legendary Positioning pioneer, Ries & Ries consults with companies around the world on brand strategy.

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Career Development and Innovation – The Missing Link For Success

Rapid BI

Do careers still exist? Can Career Development and Innovation link together as strategies? Are careers easier to plan or harder than ever? What can people actively planning their career learn from the best in the world of innovation?

20 Interesting Behaviors of Strategy Tourist

Strategy Driven

Let me start by reassuring you: the chances that you are a strategy tourist are close to zero. But I’m sure you do know a strategy tourist. They like to restart a new strategy exercise every year. I call the opposite of a strategy tourist a Strategy Execution hero.

The Big Picture of Business- Flip Sides, Second Acts and Successful Careers

Strategy Driven

It used to be said that people have three careers in them. Bacharach started his music writing career by taking 'work for hire,' tailoring songs to particular performers. I call that strategy “the Ed McMahon syndrome.”. The Big Picture of Business- Evergreen Business Strategies.

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