You’re probably familiar with the concept of SMART goals. SMART is commonly defined as Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Time-bound. Organizations use these goals with two primary aims in mind. When addressing each aspect of the initials in SMART goals, the anticipated result is a clearly defined direction for the team, and a well-set timeline…

time and money

Let’s face it. Your day, your week, your month – they’re already full. In fact, life is bursting at the seams. You already need another day in your week just to fit it all in. But you’ve started to realize that next time you raise your head to gasp for breath and look around at…

Summer is here! That means it’s time for vacations and making memories. Using our mobile devices we can enhance those memories for years to come. Here are the top 5 things  people are searching for this summer and how to do them on Android and Apple devices: 1. Panoramic Photo Mode Bring the beautiful scenery back…

A major concern for top achievers in network marketing—or any team leader for that matter—is “bench strength”—that is, the quantity and quality of up-and-coming, potential leaders who are in the pipeline. Too often, these would-be leaders “hold back, shrink, and play small” instead of showing up and stepping up, and increasing their leadership impact. Everyone knows…

The ANMP Is Your Professional Association Top leaders, companies, trainers, organizations… the entire network marketing community is coming together around one core belief: Strength Comes from Unity™. Today the Association of Network Marketing Professionals (ANMP) unites network marketing professionals worldwide—distributors, company owners and executives, as well as other strategic partners and service providers—to raise standards of professionalism…

At the risk of placing substance over style, all leaders must understand this simple truth: style does matter. It’s not about matching your belt to your shoes, or accessorizing appropriately for the occasion, but rather understanding the way you go about leading. Allen rose through the ranks of the military with great ease and retired young with…

Competition is fiercer today than ever before, and no matter how much you focus on data, analytics, and performance, it may surprise you that what ultimately matters most to people is the human touch.  Companies don’t make decisions—people do, and people make the most crucial business decisions for personal reasons. It may come as a…

One of the greatest challenges to face Corporate America in over 50 years is “what to do with Millennials?” Unlike network marketing, Corporate America has historically been slow to adapt to necessary changes and management styles to attract and retain the brightest and best as new generations enter the workforce. What many see as “problems”…

fear of rejection

Are you paralyzed by fear? Good. What you’re afraid to do, you must do. The question you’re afraid to ask, you must ask. In this article, I will look at “getting out on the skinny branches.” Failure is inevitable. Resilience is a life skill, one that will fill your soul and your pocket.  “I learned…

Have you ever wondered why, oftentimes, we know what we need to do to get better results in life—personal or business—but can’t get ourselves to do it? We always hear, “You must know your why.” Seriously, have you ever met someone who didn’t have a why? We all do. So how is it that a…