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The power of "No!"


The start of the year is the perfect time to change behaviors that harm your productivity. Learning to focus only on important tasks and, consequently, saying NO more often is one of the critical changes. This is a continuous effort: even the most productive people never stop getting better at it.

Watch this short video to learn about seven things in your daily life you could be saying NO to more often.

Your assignment:

  1. Watch the video and take notes.
  2. Decide which items you will say NO to more often.
  3. Start with your first NO TODAY.

Let me know how it worked.

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How to start the year

leadership mindset Jan 02, 2015

I hope you started the new year full of energy, enthusiasm, and joy. I also hope you didn’t make any new year’s resolutions—which will never become reality anyway. Instead, watch the video below to get five ideas on how to make 2015 the most exciting year of your life and business.

And now, ignite the fire in the people around you! I wish you a great 2015!

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How to end the year

leadership mindset Dec 24, 2014

This is the time when most people spend more time with their families and loved ones than during the rest of the year. It is also the time to reflect on what is most important to us.

Watch this video for a brief personal message to you. I hope it makes you think about something you might have forgotten.

Best wishes for a great start into the new year!

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