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The BlogNotions Career Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by thought leaders in the Career industry. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling updates on topics like improving your current career, taking the steps to start a new one, and much more more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

Getting It Done Versus Getting It Right

I’m off today, presenting a workshop called “Dealing with People You can’t Stand” at a Florida training conference. I expect a packed house (unfortunately.) I though this would be a good time to republish this post based on the book that inspired me.  For those of us who focus on tasks and systems, success means crossing […]

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Time to Find a New Web Host

I’m probably going to have to find a new web host soon. I was hoping to work on that near the end of the year or early next year, but I’m not sure I can wait that long anymore. For my web hosting, I’ve been leasing a VPS from ServInt for more than 12 years. […]

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Frontline Festival: Leaders Share Business Communication Tips

Welcome back to the Let’s Grow Leaders Frontline Festival. This month’s festival is all about communication tips. Thanks to Joy and Tom Guthrie of Vizwerx Group for the great pic and to all our contributors! Next month’s Frontline Festival is all about having fun with your team.  Submit your ideas here! Often when the word “communication” […]

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CEW Early Bird Discount Extended for a Few More Days

For the past 48 hours, the web server that hosts StevePavlina.com has been having technical issues, causing the site to run slowly or to be inaccessible for some visitors. Traffic levels have been normal, but for some reason the server load has been spiking as high as 200x its normal levels, even with strong caching […]

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Only 8 Hours Left to Become a Business Apprentice

FYI you have about 8 hours left to enroll in Ryan Eliason’s Visionary Business School, which trains and mentors you to build a lucrative, impactful, socially conscious business. If you want to learn valuable business skills from the comfort of your home and get mentored by a heart-centered business coach who has helped people build […]

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Contrast Makes You More Persuasive

Embed from Getty Images [embedded content] Influence is a book about how to be more persuasive, written by Robert Cialdini, Ph.D., who admits in the introduction that he wanted to research how and why he became such a patsy. My previous post  and this one showed you some tricks for becoming more persuasive. Today I’ll add […]

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Internal Internships- A Winning Well Best Practice

Have you ever been an intern? Have you ever hired an intern?  There are many reasons to hire an intern. Sure some see it as a short-cut to cheap labor or to appease HR.  But if you’ve ever been part of a great internship program–on either side of the desk– you know that it can […]

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Case Studies of 7-Figure, Heart-Centered Businesses

Here’s a nice chance to see some real-world case studies of people who’ve actually built 7-figure, heart-centered businesses (i.e. businesses that earn more than $1 million per year and contribute to making the world a better place). Ocean Robbins, Sage Lavine, and Dr. Susan Peirce Thompson have all built such businesses from scratch with the […]

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What’s Really Killing Morale and Employee Engagement

Janice shared: I’d had enough: the gossip; the veterans scaring the new hires; more and more people doing just enough to get by… And I was frustrated because we’d done so much to foster employee engagement. I changed out some toxic leaders. We revamped our coaching program to focus on the positive. I’m here every […]

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