Create Productive Business Partnerships

Utilizing specific personal, trusting partnerships to advance a business success is not a new concept. Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard created an almost iconic company with the famous HP logo, which virtually everyone has seen on a device they have used. Who has not indulged in ice cream from the company of Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield? Much of what we are utilizing in this digitalized world is based on the successful business products of Bill Gates and Paul Allen, who managed to be both nerdy friends and hugely successful partners. The world of entertainment has examples like that as well. Who doesn’t enjoy the funny movies of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy, who were successful from the 1920s to the 1950s? Most of us remember the magical white tiger show of Siegfried Fischbacher and “Roy” Uwe Horn, friends, entertainers, business associates, and life partners.

Don’t Reject Criticism, Utilize it!

Criticism seems to be the most annoying kind of comment to our activities, behaviors, or achievements to take. While we love being complimented, accept neutral comments- even welcome alternative proposals, whenever we feel criticized, we feel the urge to respond in a way, which invalidates the criticism.

Use Systems to Make Change Easier

In this digital world, all of us, to some extent, have learned to integrate systems –electronic planners, schedulers, payment systems, and others, into the way we are doing business. From a two-person household to a blue-chip company, various tools and gadgets are being developed to help us accomplish tasks. At any rate, utilizing support tools, as such, are not quite an invention of our times. The variety of systems available has nonetheless exploded, compared with the “good old times” when all of us were using paper calendars and planners.

Learn to Last or The Secret of Endurance

There are four different sources of energy: physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual (Loehr and Schwartz 2005), none of which can be neglected without doing damage to your overall energy levels, that you depend on for endurance. If you continue to deplete more energy levels than you replenish, this will soon affect your wellbeing and your performance in all areas of your life.

What’s Your Life’s Purpose and Mission?

There is something fascinating about the evolution of our experiences over the course of our professional working life. People wonder how their individual traits or personality, possibly their gender, their experience or intellect; drive them along the journey of their desires.

The Importance of Following Through

Be aware, that follow-through is a way of being honest with yourself and faithful to yourself. Coaching can be a way of not only identifying, what steps it takes to follow through; it can also be extremely helpful of both detecting patterns, which are harmful to the process of follow-through as well as supporting you on the path of follow-through.