Wednesday, January 18, 2012

New start or another run at same old


I have reinvented myself so many times over my career that I forgot what I even do. I guess anything for money not involving hot pants.

Dean Newlund, president of Mission Facilitators International, missionfacilitators.com, says the economy is coming back—but of course, soooo slowly---sort of at least not going backwards.

The problem is we are wiped out—slowly is hard to gut out with any style.

We need to be positive, he says, against a backdrop of fear. Well—at least he is not too Pollyanna, this guy.

People don’t like to change. Some researchers say you are more likely to change because of joy than fear. A recent gathering of business types concluded that…

You need to reinvent, not just replicate.

Communicate more than before.

Engage and collaborate in your company or with your peers.

We can find some way to survive and prosper, Dean says.

I guess. I am sending out a marketing postcard. How about you?

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