You don’t have to be around them every week, but somewhere in your ‘original network’ there must be one or two individuals who you can stand to send an email to every couple weeks just to see how life is treating them.
You can’t bully love or a repeat customer or a friend or even a business partner, because there are too many other choices out there and no one chooses a bully, except out of fear, and fear is a damned poor foundation for Success.
“A good story can be funny with setups and punch-lines but every story has to have an end.” ~ Damonde Tschritter~
Don’t let clutter get in your way and distract you from the task at hand.
Did you know that dog shows are the only place where a man can sit on a bench, point at a woman walking a dog and say "That bitch is mine", and have the little old lady next to him lean in and say "You must be so proud"? It's true!
First impressions make or break every relationship, whether professional or personal. That woman you give up your bus seat to could be your future mother-in-law or boss.
If you open with proven material and close with your best material, you can screw around in the middle and have fun with the new stuff with time to save it all in the end and go out with a bang.
“If you don't feel at least a little fear when you go up on stage, you need to try a bigger stage, because fear is where the adrenalin comes from and adrenalin is what feeds Success.”