Why the Handwritten Note is Still Powerful Today

Do you remember the feeling you had when you received your first handwritten note in the mail? [featured-image single_newwindow=”false” alt=”Handwritten Note”]Image Courtesy of Freddy Castro via Unsplash[/featured-image] I vaguely remember the feeling back then, but I remember how nice it is to return from a trip or rough day, and there is a note waiting […]

Why Habit Tracking is Good & 3 Apps to Use

At the start of 2017, I determined that I wanted to develop more habit goals than achievement goals. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false” alt=”Journals and coffee”]Image Courtesy of Luis Lierena on Unsplash[/featured-image] A quick recap … Achievement or Outcome Goals – these have a deadline attached to them. For example, read 25 books by June 1. Habit Goals – these goals have […]

How To Showcase Your Products with Cover Action Pro

It was about a year and a half ago when I came across Cover Action Pro. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false” alt=”CAP3 Product Shot”] Ray Edwards was sharing how he uses this product to create stunning product shots from different angles and with various perspectives. The tool builds on top of the Adobe Photoshop platform – it’s a […]

6 Podcasts to Strengthen Your Business Foundation

The more I dive into learning, the more I see the value of podcasts as a leader’s secret weapon for leadership development. Last year, I listened to more podcasts than ever before, and it sparked new ideas for building my personal leadership. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false” alt=”Skyscrapers”] John Maxwell said, Leadership is influence, nothing more nothing less. […]

The 7 Best Books I Read in 2016

Books are one of the best ways to grow your knowledge on a subject. Each year, I set a reading goal and try to read books on a variety of topics. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false” alt=”Stack of books”]Photo courtesy of freestock.org[/featured-image] My brother loves books and reads fiction primarily. I am the exact opposite. I prefer books […]

How To Use Podcasts to Grow Your Leadership Influence

I was never a big talk radio guy, but for some reason, I have latched on to podcasts. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false” alt=”Podcast Headphones”] In recent years, podcasts such as NPR and Serial have drawn folks into the podcasting world. John Lee Dumas of EOFire.com shares how he got his start podcasting by listening to some of […]