Career Success A to Z: C is for Confidence

Eat Your Career

I never realized there were so many good c-words related to career success: communication, collaboration, courage…. Ultimately, I settled on confidence because it’s the one quality that can make all of these things easier. With confidence, you’ll be a better communicator and more effective collaborator. Confidence will help you meet fear with courage. After all, you can’t effectively self-promote with a healthy dose of confidence.

Silvia isn’t just an admin, an appreciation letter

Office Dynamics

I attend your free webinars , receive the Monday Motivator emails and I have most of your books in my library! Thank you for your great focus, energy, attitude, collaboration and fantastic support. An appreciation letter to Joan Burge, CEO and Founder, Office Dynamics International. We receive letters from executives and assistants about the impact of our work. In fact, we have hundreds of letters stored away here that we’ve never shared with you before.

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How I Made My First $10,000: Treg Stark

The Solopreneur Life

If you would like to be the “How I Made My First $10,000,” please send me an email. I had little confidence in my computer skills and now that I was out of the corporate environment and its support system, I had less confidence in my marketing skills. Collaboration and Partnership Marketing Sales Starting Out How I Made My First $10000 startup

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Office Dynamics

Lisa walked us through the barriers that sometimes prevent admins from feeling confident in their decision making, and also shared how problems don’t necessarily result in a negative outcome — we can learn how to proactively and effectively generate creative solutions! The first, presented by Lucy Brazier, was “Harness the Power of Collaboration.” Could it be that this is because we are confused between collaboration and teamwork?

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Office Dynamics

This kind of anchoring is even more critical because we weren’t just learning about spreadsheets or calendar management; we were learning how to live our lives with greater awareness of others, more effective communication and collaboration, how to communicate with greater clarity and authenticity, and how to leverage our own creative instincts to confidently solve problems in new ways. Ideation is going to be rewarded over mere production, and collaboration is a new norm.

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Dealing with confidential electronic documents

Practically Perfect PA

This is obviously an important subject for assistants because we have to, have to, have to, keep our Executive’s confidence. With cloud technology, the increased use of email and other electronic forms of communication (Slack, Whatsapp, Facebook Messenger, etc. If you have been asked to email a confidential message to another member of staff – think to yourself, should I really be emailing this? c) Move the emails from your sent file into a secure location.

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Authoritative Website Copy | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Putting confidence into your copy almost to the point of arrogance is pretty powerful stuff, and it works out great for a lot of people. However, all too often this confidence turns to cockiness. If you’re still not sure, I’ll be honest – I’m probably not going to be able to help you yet, because this takes confidence on both sides. Being Confident and Powerful Without Being a Jerk Now, there’s a reason that a certain level of “I just don’t care” works well sometimes.

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10 Work Productivity Tips and Tricks You Should Adopt at Work Today

Dumb Little Man

It lifts the confidence in their work. Instead of wasting time on unnecessary things during your break, check your emails. Instead, spend this time checking email and important messages only. can be used for online team collaboration. Sort out discussions that include information sharing, and get them done via team chat app, phone call, video conferencing, or an email. There are only two ways to increase the output of your work.

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Why Sharing Credit at Work Is Good For Your Career

Eat Your Career

Talking up the value and contributions of your teammates shows that you recognize the power of collaboration—and you’re good at it! You Prove Your Confidence. You have confidence in your own role and the value of your own contributions, so you’re not afraid of letting someone else have their moment of glory too. Email this to a friend?

2015 113

Quiz: Are You a Team Player?

Eat Your Career

You simply have to be willing to collaborate and pitch in when needed in order to achieve success. By building, and being a part of, a strong team, you can feel confident that your career future is bright. Email this to a friend? Let’s face it: Everyone wants to be a team player. And most people think they are. But we know that’s not true. Some people are so consumed with their own work; they forget to support their team—or they flat out don’t care.

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Episode 247: The Power of Virtual Accountability with Jeff McMahon


Jeff work to help business owners feel more confident, strong, and healthy so they can dominate in their business and have more energy throughout their day. Founded in 2013, if you are ready to transform your team’s productivity with efficient email, you’ve got to give Front a try for only $9/month. With new workflows, efficient collaboration, and all their communication channels in one place, more than 5,000 businesses rely on their Front inbox to be more productive as a team.

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Avoid Burnout by Creating Your Own Utopia

Office Dynamics

Collaboration and efficiency is enhanced when a team works together, even if not on a particular project, unity leads to productivity. You can actively participate in team meetings, professional development training, reading and discussion of a book the group picks, or encourage more face to face interaction rather than numerous emails. Confidently acknowledge your experience as a valuable asset. Avoid Burnout. In Utopia, burnout would be a term no one ever used or heard of.

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How to Get Started as a Freelance Writer in 6 Simple Steps

Daily Writing Tips

Step #2: Create a Gmail Account (for Email and Google Docs). Do you have an email address that looks something one of these? Even if your email address uses your name (or your pen name), free providers like hotmail and yahoo have a bit of an “unprofessional” reputation. So I’d recommend setting up a professional looking email address with Gmail, for now – something like or Would you love to be a freelance writer?

2019 84

Video Marketing Techniques to Convert Viewers Into Buyers

Andrea Kalli

Showing an attractive lady looking and feeling confident in a swimsuit tells you very little about the details of how the product works pharmaceutically, but it very clearly demonstrates the end goal and why the viewer should make a purchase.

2010 201

Free questionnaire and software to analyse team's beliefs versus HPTs


My team are confident that I have the skills to deliver. I am confident that my team will successfully and fully deliver the required result here. This may not be significant or it may indicate that the team lacks confidence in the achieveability of its objectives. It can therefore lead in nicely to a collaborative team healthcheck as to what might be missing or getting in the way.

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Making Your Words Count

Ian's Messy Desk

No matter how confident or competent we are, being a good communicator gives us a leg up for successfully dealing with a variety of challenges and situations encountered every day. We are naturally great collaborators and connectors, so capitalize on this strength.

2010 151

Facing Rejection? Here Are 5 Key Steps To Handle Them Like a Pro

Dumb Little Man

As a personal development blogger, some readers reject what I write in my articles, sometimes writing lengthy personal emails to tell me why I'm wrong. They lose self-confidence and see themselves as incapable, lousy, or even worthless. Rejection can be tough to handle.

2011 285

What Some Girls Scouts Can Teach You About Careers

45 Things

Yesterday, I received an email that I want to share: My Girl Scouts and I just wanted to take the time write you a little thank you note about your wonderful page, [link] because it's been such a major help. My Girl Scout Troop is having a program to help empower young women and build confidence within themselves. They want those who can come up with creative suggestions, solve problems and collaborate with others.

2015 57

The 10 Key Principles of Change Management


Be very careful with email. Because email requires little effort and has large potential reach it is very tempting to misuse it. Email has 3 potential uses in change management - 1) showing senior support, 2) communicating progress/success and 3) reinforcing messages which have already been conveyed face to face. If you are confident you are doing the right things then stick with them even if the initial results take a while to appear.

2013 70

Using Videos to Develop the Perception of a Personal Relationship.

Andrea Kalli

Let your viewers know that if they decide to work with your company they will feel comfortable and confident.

2010 130

How To Be More Creative (And More Productive)


It will give you a surge of confidence to see your projects through – from their preliminary stages through development and to completion. Don’t let checking email or social media be your first activity of the day – instead check (in with) yourself. Start small, gain confidence, and build up. Collaborate with others. “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results.” ” – Albert Einstein.

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How To Be More Creative (And More Productive)


It will give you a surge of confidence to see your projects through – from their preliminary stages through development and to completion. Don’t let checking email or social media be your first activity of the day – instead check (in with) yourself. Start small, gain confidence, and build up. Collaborate with others. “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results.” ” – Albert Einstein.

2016 61

Providing SEO VA Services: Four Tips for Attracting Clients

Andrea Kalli

When you are in a market that’s saturated with ineffective imitators, even the slightest level of confidence is enough to ensure that you have long-term clients.

2010 130

Action Steps to Accomplish Your Goals | Internet Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

By deciding on the best goals to pursue, creating a workable and realistic action plan, and then following through on it, you will be able to move confidently towards your dreams.

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Tips for Setting Up a Remote Workforce

45 Things

These are issues that Clint Smith , chief executive of email-marketing company Emma , confronts daily. He says he also looks for workers who are self-confident and are willing to initiate regular conversations with him and other staff members to make sure they're kept in the loop. Whether through email or instant messaging, Emma employees stay connected. I think we're still on the search for the ultimate collaborative tool, but all these things help," Smith says.

2012 57

Business Competition is Good | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Competition makes you confident. Being able to say that you’re better for whatever reason gives you confidence in your business and in your product. And it’s going to translate into a confidence that affects your sales, your demeanor, and ultimately the success of your business. Three Ways to Get a Rush from Your Writing Reply Carson Brackney ( @carsonbrackney ) January 18, 2010 at 10:31 am Reason #5: Competition turns into collaboration and referrals.

2010 64

Your online Business Development System: The Blog Transmitter


The role of Email. news) on your topic with some informed commentary (otherwise you add little value) so that your readers can be confident that you will keep them up to date on breaking news.

2010 52

Free Press Release Distribution for Small Business. | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

For more information or to set up an account please telephone Nick Small on 08700 500 820 or email Bowling Balls For Sale Said on August 15th, 2008 at 1:03 pm Excellent tool. E-Mail me or follow me. Starting a Small Business?

2007 130

Project Managment Planning Time | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

A project is not about checking your emails each day. It’s a joint venture that you’re collaborating on. You’ll be able to commit and complete in full confidence. Not to mention overhead like cleaning up emails, invoicing, etc. @PM In my 9-5 world, I am very strict about batching my email reading and actioning, and letting my phone ring if I am talking to my staff or heads down busy (that’s what voice mail is for).

An iPhone App In 30 Days – The Challenge

Brilliantly Better

Feeling rather confident, I pushed it even further: I added a new table in the adding area (the one you actually see right now in the app, if you have it) in order to choose what type of item is added: a task, a project, an idea or an event.

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