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What’s For Breakfast?

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, fixed, flexible, life coach, mindset, strategy
What’s a typical breakfast? Eggs and bacon? Coffee and muffin? Cereal? How about rice and beans? Americans have a narrow definition of what a breakfast food is. Elsewhere in the world the definitions are different. Rice is big all around the world, as are beans, spiced meats and other foods that Americans usually only consider […] The post What’s For Breakfast? appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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The Importance Of Living Within Your Means

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, Improvement, investing, life coach, rich, savings, strategy, wealth
With the recent government shutdown, a startling statistic has been stated over and over: 77% of Americans live paycheck to paycheck. Living paycheck to paycheck has a ripple effect that causes people to miss out on opportunities and contributes to a negative mindset on money. It also highlights the need to live within one’s means. […] The post The Importance Of Living Within Your Means appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Keep Your Presentation from Being Forgettable

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Communication, communications, consulting, Featured, life coach, presentation, speaking
Advice on giving good presentations tends to focus on structure and style, but there’s something even more important to consider: getting your audience to remember your talk. Here’s how to make sure they remember what you say: Follow the right sequence. Audiences remember the beginning and end of a talk most easily; they have more trouble […] The post Keep Your Presentation from Being Forgettable appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Evaluate Whether That Latest Digital Trend Is Worth Adopting

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No one wants to pass up a useful innovation. At the same time, you don’t want to jump after every “next big thing.” Jumping into new apps and programs can be a huge drain of time and money if you’re not careful. When deciding where and when to invest in technologies consider whether the new […] The post Evaluate Whether That Latest Digital Trend Is Worth Adopting appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Learn Something New to Relieve Some Stress

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, education, Featured, Improvement, learning, life coach, relief, strategy, Stress
Many people handle work stress by buckling down and powering through. But that’s not a great way to actually relieve your anxiety. Instead, Harvard Business School recommends that you try reframing the stressful situation as a learning opportunity. Learning something new adds to your skill set and knowledge, and helps you develop feelings of competency […] The post Learn Something New to Relieve Some Stress appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Pump Yourself Up Before A Presentation

attitude, Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Communication, communications, consulting, Featured, life coach, presentation, speech, strategy
Giving a talk in front of an audience can be stressful, and our bodies react to that stress in different ways. If you’re someone who gets jittery and anxious, or whose energy levels flatline, try an exertion ritual before your next presentation. The ritual is just what it sounds like: You exert yourself in order […] The post Pump Yourself Up Before A Presentation appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Say Thank You For Routine Things

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, gratitude, life coach, mindset, strategy, thank you
There is far too little praise and appreciation in most work environments. Even those who are good about giving positive feedback can tend to reserve it for “above and beyond” moments. Yet, the routine work that people are expected to do every day often goes unnoticed and underappreciated. Many motivational speakers will talk about the […] The post Say Thank You For Routine Things appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Mindset Advice From Steve Jobs

Attitude and Mindset, belief, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, goals, life coach, mindset, Steve Jobs, strategy
Steve Jobs was a master at focusing on details and making all the small pieces form a big picture. The ability to connect the dots is critical to achieving large goals. Jobs summed up how he was able to do it in a quote. You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect […] The post Mindset Advice From Steve Jobs appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Focus On The Benefit

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It’s an old chestnut in advertising. Focus on the benefit, not the features. Even though the idea is well known, most of us find it difficult to do. We get caught up in all the neat things our products and services do. Your audience wants to know what is in it for them. They want […] The post Focus On The Benefit appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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The Power Of Possibility

anticipation, Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Communication, consulting, Featured, life coach, potential, strategy, success, surprise
As the holiday season comes to a close, I want you to think about the feeling you had when you held your holiday gift. I don’t mean after you opened it. What were you feeling as you held the still wrapped gift. When you looked at it without knowing what it was, what did you […] The post The Power Of Possibility appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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