Monthly Archives: November 2009

Book Review of Jack Welch’s “Winning”

As a business novice, I was intrigued to read such a comprehensive book by one of greatest business minds of our time.  But hey, you’ve got to start somewhere and Jack Welch is the perfect man to provide certain business

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Listen to that Hunch

Your subconscious mind constantly records and stores unrelated data from the outside world.  Later, it combines these data into good answers – hunches – if you simply ask, trust, and listen.  These hunches, for example, can lead you to taking

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Hear the Knock of Opportunity

A leading business school did a study that showed that its graduates did well at first, but in ten years, the were overtaken by a more streetwise, pragmatic group.  The reason according to the professor who ran the study:  “We taught

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Quote by Coco Chanel – Success

“Success of often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable” ~Coco Chanel

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Listen to Your Dreams

Dreams contain symbols through which our unconscious mind speaks to us.  We can use them to help us resolve conflicts and find new approaches to obstacles in our lives.  For example, if you dream that someone kidnaps your children, you

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Quote about Success & Hard Work

“There is no royal, flower-stewn path to success.  And if there is, I have not found it.  For if I have accomplished anything in life, it is because I have been willing to work hard.” ~C.J. Walker (Inventor)

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Light the Night Walk

Today, I am privileged to be the Honorary Chair for Tallahassee’s Light the Night walk benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.  To learn more about the walk, please visit  For more information on the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, please

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Quote by Donald Trump – Think Big!

“I like thinking big.  If you’re going to be thinking anything, you might as well think big” ~Donald Trump

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Book Review of Ivanka Trump’s “The Trump Card”

After finishing Ivanka Trump’s new book “The Trump Card”, I’m happy to report that my initial impressions of this remarkable woman were correct, and then some.  After watching her for the past few seasons on “The Apprentice”, I’ve grown to truly respect her individuality, obvious

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Word of the Week – MAGNANIMOUS

Magnanimous 1.  greathearted: noble and generous in spirit; “a greathearted general”; “a magnanimous conqueror” 2.  big: generous and understanding and tolerant; “a heart big enough to hold no grudges”; “that’s very big of you to be so forgiving”; “a large

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