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On Why Self-Doubt is a Waste of Time
Have you joined my incredibly non-annoying, once-in-a-while email newsletter? I’m a skydiver. I apply that term with a very large...
Mediation is not a sign of weakness
On one of my first days as a trainee solicitor, I was told a story by my supervisor about a mediation he had recently attended on behalf of a certain…
10 Signs You Might Be Selling From Weakness
Even in a good market there are ways you can lose a sale. Ryan Taft sees it all the time. A common “sale-buster” is selling from a position of weakness. Even if you have the greatest product in the world, customers will turn and run if you portray weakness.
Why Asking for Help Is a Sign of Strength, Not Weakness
There's no shame in admitting you can't do everything on your own.
10 Signs You're a Mentally Strong Person (Even Though Most People Think These Are Weaknesses)
Many people don't recognize mental strength when they see it.
If Employment Picture Is So Swell, Why All the Signs of Economic Weakness?
It's hard for money managers to reconcile the solid April employment data against a backdrop of economic concerns.
NLP: What It Is and How Female Entrepreneurs Can Use It to Erase Self-Doubt and Other Obstacles
It's called neuro-linguistic programming and it can help you 'reframe' the mental barriers that keep you down.
How To Answer The ‘Weakness’ Question
When I speak to job seekers about the interview process, it doesn’t take long fo...
What to Do When Wrestling With Doubt
Dear Eddie, I am the infant tossed about by the waves that Paul talks about in Ephesians, never knowing quite what I believe. I grew up a believer, but in graduate school, I began to openly confront the serious doubts I'd long had. Long story short, I walked away from my faith for a few years. I've
What’s Your Financial Weakness?
We all have a financial weakness. That one area where we struggle to do the right thing. We might even struggle with deciding what the right thing is. If we remain unaware of our financial weakness, it can wreak havoc throughout our financial life, as my weakness did mine However, knowing your financial weakness, your financial Achilles’ Heel, so to speak, can help you become a better manager of your finances. My Financial Achilles’ Heel Me? I like to squirrel things away for…
How to turn your weakness into strength
When I was 6 years old, I brought home my first math test to my dad. I was excited about having gotten a 99 out of 100, until my dad promptly said to me, “Why didn’t you get 100?” Two wee...
What weaknesses do employers look for when hiring?
Check out this month’s “Find The Right Job with KARE” segment!
How to Answer THAT Weaknesses Question
What are your biggest weaknesses? When you hear this question, it makes you shudder. If there is one reason alone to dislike job interviews, this could be
How to Fix Your Leadership Weaknesses
W e’ve all been around leaders that weren’t so great. In fact, if we are honest with ourselves, I’m sure we can see the areas in our own leadership style that is lacking. These are some of the most common weaknesses in leaders today and how you can fix them 1. Micromanaging Employees Micromanaging your employees is one of the worst things you can do as a leader. While some of those tendencies may be rooted in your own perfectionist nature, it more…
When In Doubt, Ask More Questions
When you ask an applicant an important question, don’t pass over an incomplete answer. Keep asking away, keep digging until you’re satisfied.
What About When I Doubt?
Series: Rock-Solid Truths in Confusing Times for All Generations We live in confusing times. We hear others express confusion, doubt, and discouragement. Perhaps we have our own fair share of confusion, doubt, and discouragement. What should we do? How can we help? Where can we find wise answers for such difficult times In this series, we’re taking a serious look at serious questions that many—young and…
What You Need When Lost in an Ocean of Doubt
Doubt is an ocean. Faith is a ship. Jesus is the captain. The church is the crew. Faith is the third asset God gives us to persevere even an ocean of doubt
Interview: What is Your Greatest Weakness?
This is one of the most frequently asked and most dreaded questions in an interview. Although it’s nerve-racking, your answer can make or break your interview. When a hiring manager asks about your…
What to Do When a Christian Doubts
hat is the doubting Christian to do? This is why this passage from Mark 9 is so helpful for me. This father shows it is possible to say