Revolution of Influence
I've always felt strongly that thoughts and ideas are the great equalizer of brands. No longer do we live in an era where only the largest of companies dictate their degree of influence based on how much money they spend to get in front of more eyeballs with one more 1-way message that's all about them.
The greatest influence can now be in the hands of the most helpful, transparent and personal brands of the world. Are you ready to be one of them? Caliber's Revolution of Influence blog aims to equip you with the strategies, content know-how, tools and trends to find the path that catapults you to newfound success.
Blog posts tagged in protecting your time
This year, I’m going to protect my professional time like nobody’s business.
I’m going to make more meetings count.
I’m not going to attend cocktail hours to merely exchange business cards, but to connect.
I’m going to value the increased speed in helping someone clarify a decision, whether that is a yes or a no.
In short, everything I do has to go somewhere beyond that original meeting.
Here’s why I was inspired. I was recently in a conference call where it took the better part of an hour for me to discover that there was not a fit. Actually, scratch that. I knew it was going nowhere within 15 minutes. I was being nice for the rest of the time.
It took me a few days later than usual to find my New Year’s Resolution. It’s not to lose a few more pounds (although that’s fine with me) or the other usual stuff.