Tag Archives: Personal Development

Your New Year’s Personal Growth Plan – Spirituality

Today on It’s A Wonderful Life, Coach, Speaker, and Executive Director of The John Maxwell Team, Marc Major, joined Lori to discuss Your New Years Growth Plan – Spirituality. They started off talking about the five areas of personal growth. Then Marc told us to think about our competing commitments so we can prioritize.

Next, the conversation continued about what personal development helps us with, and aligning our beliefs with who we really are. Marc highlighted being thankful and giving, and to live from a place of abundance. He also told us what to do when we think there’s not enough. Finally, they told us life is a discovery process to keep moving forward in. Listen in and hear more about it! 

Communication is More Than Words

Today, on It’s A Wonderful life, Coach, Speaker, and Executive Director of The John Maxwell Team, Marc Major, joined Lori to discuss how Communication is More Than Words. They started off talking about the difference between a dynamic teacher and a dull one, and the importance of making meaningful connections. They also highlighted reading people, preparing for an interview, and having a likability factor.

Next, they touched on communication at home and work, and the importance of not reacting. Marc encouraged us to be present and sincere with people. He shared about his fastest interview that he got hired, and how he was asked to speak to an economics class. He then told us to build people up instead of tearing them down. Finally, take time to get to know where someone is coming from. Listen in and hear more about it!

 

Living Above Mediocrity

Today on The Good Life, Advancement Strategist, Coach Trainer, and Owner of Alpha Advancement Strategies, Lori Lynn Greene, shared about Living Above Mediocrity. She started off talking about how some people have an areas where they live with a low standards. She then defined mediocrity as ordinary, and challenged us to ask ourselves if we’re living our best for  life. She told us how to spot mediocrity to raise our awareness and live more excellent.

Next, Lori told us we are the salt of the earth and light of the world. She warned us against self-sufficiency, a mediocre mindset, and the spiritual paralysis that leads to mediocrity. She continued by encouraging us to breakthrough, and know who the real enemy of living an abundant life is. Finally, she told us the importance of having a God vision, prioritizing our life, and living with purpose. Listen in and hear more about it!

Why People Quit People, Not Companies

Today on It’s A Wonderful Life, Coach, Speaker, and Executive Director of The John Maxwell Team, Marc Major, joined Lori to discuss Why People Quit people, Not Companies. Marc started off telling us that sixty percent of people leave jobs because of people. He encouraged leaders to go the extra mile and value their people. They also shared about the importance of managerial coaching and reading to invest in your growth.

Next, they discussed how employees can interview better for jobs. They told us things to find out about your potential boss to see if they manage well. For instance, do they know their personality, or do they have a recognition program? Also, to be fearless and a good conversationalist. Listen in and hear more about it!

Rising Above Apathy

Today on The Good life, Advancement Strategist, Coach Trainer, and Owner of Alpha Advancement Strategies, Lori Lynn Greene, discussed Rising Above Apathy. She started off talking about how apathy can hold us back in life, because it’s a state we choose live in. She then quoted Dr. Leon F Seltzer Ph.D from The Curse of Apathy, telling us if we let apathy go on too long it might become depression. She continued sharing a story of how Tony Robbins helped a Stuttering Man after many years.

Next, Lori told of how apathy drained her energy, and made everything more difficult in her life. She added how she learned how Gods word transformed her mind and broke the cycle where she could become successful at many things. She offered us insights to avoid apathy and recognize what might be holding us back. Finally, she shared how we can reprogram our minds to rise above apathy. Listen in and hear more about it!

 

 

Thriving Under Pressure

Today on The Good Life, Advancement Strategist, Coach Trainer, and Owner of Alpha Advancement Strategies, Lori Lynn Greene shared about Thriving Under Pressure. She started off talking about how diamonds are made under pressure and they end up very strong. She also told us to think about pressure as a good thing instead not allowing it to become stress. Also, to focus our energy on solutions from the word of God.

Next, Lori told us to take our power back and not to allow ourselves to be under pressure. She told us being conscious how we respond to pressure is our choice. We’ll either see it optimistically or pessimistically, so we can identify the cause and deal with it. She then highlighted the difference between internal and external pressure. Finally, she told us to develop mental toughness and emotional stability. Listen in and hear more about it!

Managing Your Life, Not Your Time

Today on It’s A Wonderful Life, Coach, Speaker & Executive Director of The John Maxwell Team, Marc Major, joined Lori to discuss Managing Your Time, Not Your Life. They started off telling us managing time is like managing the universe, we can’t do it. They told us to avoid time-wasters, to plan ahead, communicate our vision, and develop relationships. They also told us the main purpose for all of us, and the different ways God gifts us to fulfill it.

Next, Marc encouraged us how to use our time wisely, knowing what is critical, necessary, and important. They expounded about how everything we do is building to the next thing. They encouraged us to hire a coach to help us get focused and develop personally. Finally, Marc shared how to recharge and renew your mind. Listen in and hear more about it!

Staying Focused on Important Things

Today on It’s A Wonderful Life, Coach, Speaker, and the Executive Director of The John Maxwell team, Marc Major, joined Lori to discuss Staying Focused on Important Things. they started off talking about getting rid of time-waters, and focusing what gives you the best return for your time. hey highlighted the hiring process, knowing the personalities of those you hire, and good training. They continued about giving positive feedback to people to get the best from them, and being flexible about how things are done.

Next, they talked about being fully present where we are, and who we’re with. They told us how focusing on the main thing whatever we’re doing is important. Also, how one small area can negatively affect other areas. The conversation continued about identifying distractions, minimizing multi-tasking, and staying organized by creating tied and true systems. Finally, they encouraged us to pay attention and asking ourselves if the activity we’re doing will help us move forward. Listen in and hear more about it!