Professional Networking: Put Relationships In Context – whether in person or online

I know I sound like a broken record with this advice but professional networking is the “killer app” for ongoing dynamic career growth. In this video, I discuss putting relationships in context. Handing out business cards or clicking and accepting “friend” requests, does not constitute effective networking. [youtube] Be Proactive! Be Positive! Add Value! Share Opportunity! […]

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3 Critical Productivity and Information Tools

My Personal Productivity Toolkit Do you want to get more done? Do you want better control of and access to your information? Do you want to effectively remember tasks, appointments, calls, and critical dates? Do you want to efficiently document and build on your personal and team brainstorming? Do you want to be better? At […]

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Coaching for Executive and Entrepreneurs

Coaching for IT executives, IT professionals, and IT departments

I’m offering a FREE 30 minute Skype or phone coaching session for a limited time. Get more information on my coaching page. A method to avoid the madness I’ve been providing career coaching and coaching for IT executives and their teams for a few years now. One of the most important elements to my coaching is a […]

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New YouTube Channel Art Template in Microsoft Publisher

Click the image to go to the download page for the YouTube Channel Art Template. I’ve created this template in Microsoft Publisher for those who DO NOT have Photoshop or other more advanced graphics programs. If you have Microsoft Publisher you can create graphic files for YouTube, your blog, Facebook, Twitter, and other social media. […]

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the presentable cio

Presentation tips for CIO’s and other IT leaders

I posted a new blog entry over at I suppose I neglected to announce that here but I’ve been invited to blog at CIO. My blog is titled, “IT is Everyone’s Business”. It’s description is: Discussions and opinions on business strategy, leadership, and the value proposition of information technology. My latest post covers creating […]

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