How do we find peace and tranquility during the holiday season? We have to look for it… Like when you’re stuck in traffic or in a crowded shopping mall… believe it or not it’s there. Yes, this is some heavy shit I’m dropping on my keyboard. No hype here… Just real words you most likely… Read More My Top 10 List of Holiday Stress and Joy
Today, all I need is a keyboard and the truth… Instead of painfully returning, I come back swinging – – [not like I’m swinging my kitchen towel at a fly at a BBQ] — I mean swinging a baseball bat like a Bang-Bang Swing… you know a play that unfolds very quickly and suddenly. Basically what I’m… Read More Getting Good at Starting Over Again…. Set Some Kick-ass Goals
Seems that part of the Human-Experience is having ‘battle-tested’ results where we all win or lose something in our lives. The daily functioning as a human who keeps on keeping on… can be challenging; you know like when you’re constantly second guessing your decisions or choices. This is not the way to live. How… Read More Battle Bots Inside Your Head
As promised, I am going to give you Part II – Confessions of a New Blogger. I will give you a list of the four secrets I use to get my writing done along with a short powerful story as to why I write. I write for many reasons… this short story is just one of… Read More Confessions of a New Blogger Part II
Welcome to Cocktails on Friday’s. Let’s get started!…remember you don’t need expensive tools to make a cocktail. I have to admit, I’ve totally used my finger to stir a drink because everything was in the dishwasher! Today we are going drinking in Panama! This week’s pick for Cocktails On Friday’s on behalf of our girlfriend, Award Winning Blogger, Cocktail Creator, and… Read More A Girl Walks into Cocktails on Friday!
Where do all these words come from? So, I am 21-months into creative writing, content writing for my very first blog: The Bitchy Business Briefs. What a great title! I write about BUSINESS. LIFE LESSONS. SMARTY-ASS QUOTES. COCKTAILS ON FRIDAY. INFLUENCERS. Today, it just occurred to me, that just because I’ve been journaling over 20+… Read More Confessions of a New Blogger Part I
In other words, what’s your prospect’s FOCUS? Let’s face it before they are your customer… they are your prospect. From sales pitches to marriage proposals, much of life depends on persuading people to take action. Researchers at Columbia Business School’s Motivation Science Center say people decide based on their primary FOCUS. There are basically  types… Read More The Customer Focus: Two Types
I wanna give you 3 Words That will Get You What You Want – – or will get you on the path to what you want. – In this world [especially the social media world] we live in… where a good writer is supposed to deliver messages about being positive and empowering it can be… Read More Three Words That Will Get You What You Want
What do gnats & bananas have in common with networking? Let’s wrap up this awesome week and kick into gear… because we aim to make some awesome shit happen in our lives, in our businesses, and with our families. Most of you know I am pretty transparent and I don’t like to sugar-coat… Read More Networking, Gnats, and Bananas
I refuse to slow down this week! That’s what I told myself as I begin to write this post. My time-frame to do projects always feels like a pressure cooker. I don’t have the luxury to dial down these projects, writing deadlines, business development I do with my company #TheZapataGroup and produce magical… Read More Soul or Power?