social media

Consider Yourself a Professional? Here’s What You Should Avoid on Facebook (Acrostic)

If you don’t use Facebook or Instagram, you can skip this acrostic. 🙂 But if you’re part of the 2.13 billion users out there, here are eight things an excellent professional should avoid doing on Facebook. Fake news We’ve all seen it. Inflammatory articles based on pieces of truth or short sound bites, but that …

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Summer Book Club – Procrastinate On Purpose (Invitation)

Did you know that procrastinating can be good for you? This summer, I’m going to explore the concept by reading Procrastinate on Purpose: Five Permissions to Multiply Your Time by Rory Vaden, and I want to invite YOU to join me!  I have NOT read the book yet, so I’ll be on the journey with you. …

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Hope in action

Tips from Pros We Know (Video/photo gallery)

Our current Hope In Action project is collecting tips from other professionals that we can share free on our social networks. I’ve added a gallery of some of the tips below. Here’s a video with more about the project!  Click here to participate! Notice: JavaScript is required for this content.

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A Sneak Peek at What’s Coming for the HOPE Unlimited Community

We’re getting close to the deadline (May 25) for which I’ll be using my NEW LIST for future blog posts, resource announcements, tips and more. (Have you subscribed to the new list yet? If not, click here.) And if you are undecided, here’s preview of some things coming up and ideas I’ve been considering: Things …

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How to Communicate with Non-Responsive People (3 Minute Read)

You’ve sent an email to that client or customer multiple times, and you haven’t received an answer. Or you’ve called someone, and left more than one message (or found their voice mail box to be full.) You may have even resorted to sending snail mail, to no avail.What do you do now? The fact remains, that …

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10 Steps to Publishing Your Own Book (Flashback)

Do you have a book inside you? I’ve self-published a handful of books, all of which are available on Amazon and provide me some monthly income (click on the links in the sidebar to learn more.) From time to time, when people realize I have self-published, they become intrigued because they have a book inside of them, too. …

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Work Wisdom: Ten Tips to Help You Excel and Exhale (Slide Show)

It’s time for Work Wisdom, a random collection of tips and thoughts to encourage you to excel and exhale at work!  Click on the video to watch a slide show, or read the list that follows.     Plan ahead, but stay present. When setting up a project, break it into small pieces, and be more …

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motivation

Where to Find Motivation When You Need It (Infographic)

(Our thanks to Quid Corner for this guest post.) It’s the beginning of the week. The weekend is a distant memory. Your ‘to do’ list is growing, but motivation is shrinking. Rebooting your drive is not as difficult as it might feel — it just requires a bit of self-knowledge. Productivity expert Gretchen Rubin identified four types of …

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