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Episode 48 – How Does Your Age Affect Your Career Success? I’ve heard this subject debated back and forth in Job-Fair seminars, with HR types quoting anti-discrimination law to a front-row full of sixty-year-olds who sit there shaking their heads as they hold up resumes they’ve been sending out continuously for eight months. The reverse situation is just as concerning to younger millennials who are ready to move up in status, position, and compensation, but can feel the resistance from management because they’re considered too young to take on that level of responsibility. Click Here for more info and show notes.
Episode 47 – An Interview with Writer Jaye Frances – This episode allows me to break the format of what has been, up till now, a solo podcast. And that means I have my first guest on the podcast. Today, I’m talking with author Jaye Frances. Jaye’s been a successful author for over twenty years, and if you’re one of Jaye’s many fans, you already know that Jaye is considered to be on the leading edge of the erotic suspense genre. Click Here for more info and show notes.
Episode 46 – What Do You Do When the Axe Falls Unexpectedly? You show up for work a few minutes early, just like you have for the last five years. After pouring a cup of coffee, you head for your desk. And then you see it . . . A hand-written message, saying your boss needs to meet with you as soon as you arrive. Click Here for more info and show notes.
Episode 45 – The Most Important Question You’ll Ever Have to Ask Yourself! It’s a question all of us have to face. It often comes right after we successfully accomplish a major goal, or when we’ve achieved some degree of success. In fact, that’s when it hits us the hardest, after riding that wave of victory, feeling good about ourselves, celebrating our accomplishments. Click Here for more info and show notes.
Episode 42 – Create Immediate Podcast Success by Using an Alternative format and a Captive Audience – Podcasting is becoming a vital part of establishing an online presence. You can spread your message, establish your credibility as an expert, and increase rapport with your audience. And if you build a large platform, there’s always the possibility of generating income from advertising. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 39 -Ready to Leave Your Job and Start Your Own Business?– Ready to leave the 8 to 5 daily grind? Here are a few thoughts to help you make the transition. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 44 – Protecting Yourself in a World Gone Mad – Avoid the false drama, fabricated news, and the deceitful agenda of those who promote hostility and conflict. Click Here for more info and show notes.
Episode 41 – How Many Times Will You Have to Fail Before Finally Getting it Right? – Maybe a lifeline would help … Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 38 –It’s Time To Get Your Personal Priorities Back on Track – Here are two questions you need to ask yourself – especially if you’re serious about wanting to change your life. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 43 – Is a Better Life Waiting For You in the Future?– If you believe that, you’re taking a huge risk with the present. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 40 – Your True Calling in Life May Surprise You–What do you want to be when you grow up? Our personal and professional aspirations start early in life. And although we often discount the early impressions made by our parents, teachers, and friends, could a well-meaning relative have unknowingly sabotaged your success and happiness without your realizing it? Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 37 – Online Business Success is More Possible Than Ever, But Only If You Learn How to Avoid the Snake Oil – If you’re ready to start an online business, you have lots of decisions to make. The most important one is not only choosing the type of business you want to pursue, but learning how to avoid the internet gurus promising overnight success. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 36 – Buzz Aldrin Paid an Enormous Price for a Round-trip Ticket to the Moon– He never imagined what his life would be like after completing his goal. He never thought about the years that would remain after he’d returned to earth. In short, he never anticipated a time when he would ask the question, “Now what?” Are you making the same mistake? Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 33 –Don’t Let Your Past Limit Your Power to Create A New Future – Use these three questions to create the design criteria for your new life. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 30 – Some Goals Were Never Meant To Be Pursued
Your personal ecology will determine which life goals you’ll actually achieve—and which ones you’ll never accomplish. Take a close look at what’s really important to you before choosing your next goal. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 27 – Create a Professional Signature For Your Side Hustle
If you’ve started a side hustle or plan to shortly, you can easily separate yourself from the competition by creating a professional signature. Listen to these two stories about how a company signature made the difference between success and failure. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 24 – Town Without Pity
Secrets, Lies, and Deceit Was the Recipe for a Town Without Pity. In these sad situations, belief often creates certainty—but not truth. Listen to a story about how a fifty-year-old secret filled a sleepy little town with vengeance and hate. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 21 – Searching For the Extraordinary Life
Is the American Dream really what you want? Or do you have something else in mind? Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 35 – What Are You Doing With the First Hour of the Day?– How You Use the First Hour of the Day May Determine if You Have a Job Tomorrow, and The Best Way to Handle an Arrogant, Egomaniacal Boss. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes.
Episode 32 – Who Belongs in Your Life – And Who Doesn’t – Finding a source of positive mentors outside of your workplace can give you the courage to turn “good enough” into a compelling future. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 29 –A New (True) Christmas Story
A New (True) Christmas Story about a “Secret Santa” who delivered gifts all year long. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 26 – The Myth of the Dream Job
If you’re plagued by that nagging certainty that your job, the company, or the group of people you work with isn’t where you’re supposed to be, and you know there has to be something better out there in the form of a career that’s a perfect match for your skills, personality, and financial goals, I may be able to help you refine your search. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 23 – How to Be Recognized as a Leader When You’re Not the Boss!
Just because you don’t have the title or the official authority of a leader, it doesn’t mean you can’t assume the role. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 20 – Don’t Blow It in Phase Three!
You may think you have your future planned out perfectly, but life may have other plans. With special guest, author Jaye Frances. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 34 – Turn the Page– It’s time to turn the page—to change our focus, to look forward to a better future. Here’s an effective way to shift your thoughts away from the negative events of last year and make this new year a time of constructive change—and most important, to leave 2020 in the past, where it belongs. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 31 – A Goal Setting Strategy That Really Works! – If you’ve tried management by objective and S.M.A.R.T. goal setting without getting the results you want, try this proven NLP-based system to bring about the changes you want in your life! Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 28 – The Secret: A Tool For Achieving What You Want From Life or a Charlatan’s Bag of Magic Beans?
To achieve what you want, you have to imagine that you’ve already done it! Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 25 – Victoria’s Real Secret May Surprise You
Although it’s no longer printed, just about everyone has seen a Victoria’s Secret catalog. Filled with attractive models wearing lingerie and swimwear, every edition was based on the same successful formula: high-quality photographs of young, attractive women showing lots of skin. Did Victoria really have a secret? Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 22 – Is Your Career Sustainable?
Realistic employees—those who consider their professional success from the perspective of “my life first”—have learned to look beyond the company’s promise of tomorrow. They know real success comes from an honest assessment of the “big picture.” Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 19 –Will Belonging to a Tribe Result in a Longer, Happier Life?
When you think about the people you call your friends, how do feel about them? Do you look forward to seeing them, talking with them, or do most of those relationships lack an emotional connection – a sense of belonging. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 18 –How a Voice From the Past Reminded Me of One of Life’s Most Important Lessons
Create a Life By Design, Not Default! I’ve got some good news and some bad news about creating your own destiny, and there’s still time for you to make the right choice! Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 15 – The Life-Changing Magic of Having a Plan B – When life delivers the unexpected, you need a Plan B—a contingency plan you can activate when your career or some other aspect of your life begins to fall apart. And while its primary purpose will be to keep your life on track when the unexpected shows up, with a little preparation and planning, your Plan B can help you to create a better, more improved version of your current life – the life you really want to live. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 12 – The Hidden Metric of Success
What does it take to get your fledgling business off the ground? Yes, strategy, timing, and financial resources are important, but there is one additional and essential component you must have to ensure your start-up has the best chance of becoming a financial success—or to bring any worthwhile dream into reality. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 17 – Your Job is in Jeopardy!
Is your employer in financial trouble? Being able to recognize the common symptoms of companies having financial difficulties can provide an advance warning of future layoffs and work-force consolidation. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 14 – The Third Option: Choosing a Job That Will Becomes a Gateway to What You Really Want To Do! How to reap the benefits of a gateway job – work in a profession leading to your dream career, and meet the people who can get you there! Plus a Bonus Update: Maintaining Your Presence—and Your Livelihood—During the Pandemic! Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 11 – The New Normal – What Will Our World Be Like After CoVid-19?
Are the changes we’ve had to make to reduce the spread of the disease temporary? Or will they become a permanent part of our lives? Personally, I’m taking all of this gloom and doom about living in a post corona world, with a lot of skepticism. And I want to offer you three reasons why. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 16 – Keep It To Yourself – In spite of the newly “enlightened” attitudes that supposedly inhabit the upper floors of corporate America, we are still a country of conservative traditionalists. Regardless of how close your relationship is with co-workers and supervisors, there are some things you simply should not reveal during workplace conversations. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 13 – Are You Really Cut Out To Be the Boss? One afternoon you’re sitting on the freeway, driving home from work, and then it happens—the trumpets sound, the clouds part, and the answer appears in a shining blaze of insight: I should be working for myself! Sounds good, right? But before you turn in your resignation and order new business cards, you need to think long and hard about your motives and learn the truth about striking out on your own. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 10 – How to Know When It’s Time To Leave Your Job
You’ve thought about it – leaving your job for a new career. Maybe the circumstances surrounding your work and career have been changing. Or maybe you’ve acquired a new manager whose ideas conflict with yours. Regardless of the reason, you’re not happy. And you’re sure there’s a better career choice for you. But for some reason, you stay. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 9 – Feeling Stuck, Stifled, and Stagnant
No matter how exciting, rewarding, or gratifying your profession is (or once was), there will be times when you wonder if this is the way you want to spend the rest of your working life. Before you start searching for another job, try exploring the options that exist with your current employer. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 6 – Fighting Coronavirus-Are You Part of the Solution or Part of the Problem?
Sequestered from our friends, our work colleagues, and in many cases, our own family members, we feel separated, unable to connect, and worse, we feel powerless to change it. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 3 – Leap-frog Your Way To The Career You Really Want
Are there shortcuts to finding career success in your chosen field? When you’re ready to change professions, is going back to school a practical consideration? How can you gain an advantage over the competition, even when you have little or no experience in the industry? Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 8 – Are The Bright Lights Of Hollywood Calling You?
If you’re sure you’ve got what it takes to be the next Garth Brooks, Taylor Swift, or other media heartthrob, and you’re currently selling insurance in Topeka, Kansas, you’ve got a problem. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 5 – Creating a Professional Presence and Positive Impression
The ability to establish rapport with others is one of the most important skills you can have, especially if you want to rise to the top of your profession. Learn the secret of knowing exactly what to say and when it say it. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 2 – Employee or Entrepreneur?
Do the benefits of working for yourself really outweigh the benefits of working for an employer? Let’s compare the short and long-term advantages of working as an employee versus being an entrepreneur, especially from the perspective of risk and reward. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 7 – Protecting the Touchstones of Your Life
With most of us spending a lot more time at home than we normally do, we have the opportunity to do some reflection, to take a look at how far we’ve come in our lives, and where we want to go from here. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 4 – Finding Your Passion
Follow your passion! Let it lead you to financial success and career satisfaction. But what if you don’t know what your “passion” is? Discover the meaning of career passion and how to use it to your advantage. Click Here For More Info and Show Notes
Episode 1 – Introduction to SuccessPoint360 Podcast
A significant majority of the workforce is ready for a change. They’re ready to transition away from dead-end jobs and stifling corporate careers and move toward an environment where they can make a difference. Listen as we explore the idea of doing meaningful work on your own terms, finding purpose in your work, and making the most of opportunities to create income, wealth, and financial independence. More Info and Show Notes