Reach out to someone outside of your industry or profession and collaborate on something. Get your brain out of the same old pathways, shake things up a bit. Deloitte recently had me come to Nashville and talk to their call center managers. The subject? How...

Selling items you no longer use is a great way to make extra cash and get rid of stuff. That said - there are several sad stories in the news this week about awful things that happened to good people meeting bad people to buy or...

Guest Post from financial guru Dave Ramsey: We’ve all heard the phrase “born leader.” Well, I’ve got news for you. No one is born a leader. Things like that don’t just happen. They’re the result of choices and conscious decisions. I have visited new parents at...

Over the years, I have interviewed the biggest rock stars in the world, several times. Most were always on time, not so much the new one hit wonders. Last week, I was discussing with a New York friend our mutual habitual earliness anywhere we go. He said something...

Being a rock star in any business has its privileges. Once you get to the top, a lot comes your way - but you'll lose it fast if you don't keep striving for more success. A rock star's work is never done. The Daily Success Speaker...

In anything you do today - keep it simple, keep it short, make it clear, and make it relevant. If you give instructions, make them clear and to the point. If you send an email, say what you need to say in a sentence or...