How I Think About The Power Of Creativity – Ryan Bonaparte


The power of creativity isn’t often included in the lists of powerful skills and habits. Normally we think of skills like confidence, persistence, and charisma. Creativity is often viewed as a side effect of being an amazing person with great ideas, and not something that can be honed and developed.

Truly, creativity is what drives some people to achieve wonderful works of art, science, and innovation. Creativity is in fact very powerful and should be one of the most powerful skills developed over time.

Think about some of the most impactful leaders, movers, and shakers that you know of. These people shaped the world around them and left lasting impacts on their respective industries. I can almost guarantee that they developed their expertise and influence through applied creativity. Taking what other think to be true and expanding on, or even going counter to that is exactly what leads to serious results.

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Focus On Your Internal Conversation – Kirby Ingles


The clear advantage between someone who is achieving the things they want in life and someone who is not is the momentum they create. Focus is a matter of creating momentum just as much as it is about concentration. The snowball effect can make the difference here. If you missed that post click here.

The way you carry yourself everyday in your life affects your mindset – how you walk, talk, and think. Take some time and focus on what you crave in your life. Your internal conversation about these cravings affects how you carry yourself and feel. Changing how we address ourselves and others can give us power and determination to create a better quality of life. The right thoughts will lift you up.

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How to Get Really Good at Social Media – Reade Milner


Social media is one of those professions that sounds really attractive.

On its face, it seems like an easy gig. I mean, what teenager or early twenty-something doesn’t know everything there is to know about social media?

Full disclosure – it is easy. It’s really easy to be a mediocre social media marketer. It’s easy to get a few likes and to share some messages with your friends and then feel good about the work you did.

Unfortunately, it is really hard to do social media correctly. So hard, in fact, that I would say that 80% of so-called experts are in fact really, really bad at it.

But, there are four steps you can take to skip the headaches and become really good at social media, and here they are…

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