September 2012

Cover_2012_September This month’s issue is on coaching, if we were able to do it all on our own, we would all be very successful, that obviously is not the case. Finding a coach to coach us or being a coach, to coach others, is the key to a successful business. Take a look at what the experts have to say about coaching this month. You’ll be able to cut out months if not years worth of heartache on your way to your own successful business.

Let me know how a coach has helped you in the development of your business success.

Aim high!

George Madiou

Features

Coaching – the missing piece! by Nicki Keohohou

Coaching is partnering with others in a thought-provoking and creative process that supports people to take responsibility and action to maximize their own highest potential. The Direct Selling Women’s Alliance (www.dswa.org) has been training coaching skills to direct sellers since our inception over 13 years ago. We believe that coaching is the...Read More »

As a Coach and a Partner by Nancy Korzyniewski

What does it really mean to be in business for yourself, but not by yourself? As a Network Marketer, you have heard the expression “in business for yourself, but not by yourself”. This means so many wonderful things like freedom and flexibility, no limits on advancement and achievement, and no one...Read More »

How Should a Mentor Treat YOU? by Sean Murphy

Do you know the difference between a mentor and a coach? If you are looking for someone to Mentor you, it’s important that you understand what the difference is between a Mentor and any other definition of coaching type that may be out there. See there are 1000’s of coaches, Life...Read More »

The Greatest Gift is Mentoring by David Feinstein

One of the best MLM resources available to anyone in the MLM industry is a mentor. One of the best MLM resources available to anyone in the MLM industry is a mentor. These MLM resources should be available to you and to your downline. A mentor is like a baseball or...Read More »

To Coach or Not to Coach by Jillian Middleton

Rather than worrying about results you have no control over (like someone saying yes or no), your coach will help you put your energy and time into enjoying what you do and upping your game. Network marketing is nothing if it isn’t a conundrum. You hear from the stage that anyone...Read More »

The Best Practical Tips For Overcoming Stage Fright by Chris Widener

7 Basic Ideas for conquering stage fright As one who does some speech coaching, I have heard all of the crazy ideas on how to conquer stage fright, but I think in more basic ideas. Actually, just a few. Here they are:   1. Know your stuff! The best thing you...Read More »

If You're Really Serious About SUCCESS, You Need One of These... by Michael York

Be COACHABLE and see what can happen for YOU. I started in the marketplace in 1978. Through 5 decades in the pursuit of success, What’s one of the greatest pieces of SUCCESS advice I’ve ever been given? “When you’re really SERIOUS about ANYTHING… you need a COACH!” It’s been said over and over,...Read More »

How Coaching Can Change Your Life by Barbara Pellegrino

7 Essential qualities you want to find in a coach How will a Business or life coach change my life? First discover the 7 essential Qualities YOU want to find in a Business or Life Coach. Are you curious about how a coach will change your life? You are in the right...Read More »

Stay Away From Someone Who Wants To “Coach You” by Larry Hochman

Unless they’re ready. And you’re ready. And it feels right. Weird thought, huh? Especially for someone who’s been in the counseling or coaching profession for the better part of the last 25 years. Give me a minute to explain. I look around Facebook and some of the other social networking sites...Read More »

The Value of Coaching to Support Your Business and Your Life by Dr. Joe Rubino

What defines a successful coach? Check out these 12 distinctions undertaken in the six main areas of life  In our daily lives as well as in our network marketing businesses, we typically operate from the perspective of doing the best we know how to do in dealing with life’s challenges...Read More »

What Coaching IS and AIN'T - The Unvarnished Truth by Steve Dailey

Coaching is a good thing – but only when it is a real coach that is doing the coaching and when the commitment to achieve authentically resides in the mind of a coachee I stepped onto the swimming pool deck for my first coaching assignment in 1973. After graduating from college...Read More »

Articles

Leaving Your Comfort Zone by Jim Bellacera

A workbook to guide you in leaving your comfort zone in order to find your success I heard it said “whatever does not kill you makes you stronger.” First of all you need to think outside your box and decide you don’t want to stay where you are, releasing yourself from...Read More »

Is This the Great Recession or the Recession That Made You Great? by Carol McCall

With the state of the economy the way that it currently is, there is a particular “listening” that has become dominant in our society “Is this the great recession or the recession that made you great?” is a quote from State Farm Insurance company. This quote is timely. With the state...Read More »

Specificity is the Key by Denis Waitley

The mind is the most magnificent bio-computer ever created. But remember, like a computer, it only responds to specific instructions, not to vague ideas. This is the season for goal setting. It’s the time to start with a clean slate and fill your slate for this year with tangible, incremental, stairsteps...Read More »

Leadership is Recovery, So Get a Grip by Bob Goshen

As a leader, you have discovered the secret for being strong and effective – quicker recovery is essential to move a company toward profits. As a leader, you will soon learn that each day is spent in recovery. During the course of a day, you will have more challenges than most...Read More »

Personal Development Legend Jim Rohn by Jim Rohn

This is a Jim Rohn Classic from the late great Jim Rohn Jim Rohn, noted leader and speaker in the personal development industry, recently celebrated his 70th birthday in international style – 21 birthday cakes in 15 different cities.   The worldwide birthday celebration began in Mexico City, complete with 2,000...Read More »

Zig on... Appearance by Zig Zigler

Does your appearance support your goal? Here’s what Zig has to say Okay – I admit it – this one is extreme. Several years ago before I realized that my body retains ice cream, my wife and I were in our favorite ice cream parlor. An unusual-looking young man walked through...Read More »

Stories

Sandy Elsberg - Making A Significant Difference by John Milton Fogg

“I always wanted to make my living by making a difference, and do well by doing good.” Sandy Elsberg was born Brooklyn. Then the family moved to a city project in the Bronx where Sandy, her sister Stacey and brother Brad grew up. Sandy’s father was a trucker. He drove 18...Read More »

Columns

Coaching and Being Coached by George Madiou

4 reasons why coaching is essential.  If we were able to do it all in our business, completely on our own, we all would be very successful. That’s obviously not the case, nor how it works. We have been coached, taught and mentored since our very beginning. Now that we are...Read More »

8 Areas to Coach Your Leaders (and be coached yourself!) by Mary K Weinhagen

Considering how complex our lives are it only makes sense that we might find ourselves oblivious to something that is obvious to those looking in from the outside. If you’re really committed to personal excellence and growth, hiring a coach is something to seriously consider. If you’re really committed to excellence...Read More »