Here's another web seminar I have the privilege of moderating... how to get beyond using LinkedIn as an online resume' and start using it to find/acquire new customers.
Two old project management adages ~
"It's not so much how busy you are, but why are you busy? The bee is praised. The mosquito is swatted."
Do you want one secret for growing your career?
"Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can be aroused by two things: first, an idea which takes the imagination by storm; and second, a definite, intelligible plan for carrying that idea into action."
It takes a lot for me to want to take the time to write a full, postage-bearing letter to someone. In a day where we can complain in a few brief seconds via email, writing a letter should get some attention, right?
In order to be great at something, you must first be good at something.