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February 3, 2017 2:43 PM

4 Ways To Lead With Authenticity In Uncertain Times tagged “Motivation”

There is something that all great leaders do. There is something that all great leaders do that we can all learn from. Many of the best leaders (in business, community, politics and entertainment) study leadership traits like presentation skills, body... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 23, 2016 7:09 AM

Happy Holidays tagged “Motivation”

Let's start with this: don't be so hard on yourself. I'm talking to myself here (maybe to you as well). There were plenty of things that I didn't get done this past year. Some of it professionally, some of it... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 1, 2016 5:05 PM

The Life And (Working) Times Of Millennials tagged “Motivation”

You can't flick a screen these days without reading something about Millennials and the workplace. As a professional speaker, I get to see the types of topics that corporations are trying to tackle. You would be hard pressed to not... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 16, 2016 8:50 PM

A Journey Or A Destination? tagged “Motivation”

Is your life a journey or a destination? Alan Watts - Why Your Life Is Not A Journey Alan Watts - Why Your Life Is Not A Journey from David Lindberg on Vimeo. (thanks for the find, Tom Webster).... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 22, 2015 6:58 AM

Kill Your Managers tagged “Motivation”

What is this Holacracy of which you speak? If there's one thing that businesses are constantly looking for, it's a better (and more efficient) way to manage its people. We've moved from the industrial age to the Internet age, and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 18, 201310:44 AM

5 Simple Ways To Get More Creative, Inspired And Smarter Every Day tagged “Motivation”

Stop complaining about email. We all get too much email. Most of the time it's about things that should probably be discussed in person (or over the phone) or it's spam. The truth is that the inbox continues to be... Read more

By Mitch Joel

July 19, 2013 1:18 PM

Don't Read This. Go Read This. tagged “Motivation”

If you're going to spend any time reading anything today... I'm going to encourage you head over and read this post by James Altucher titled, Living The Counterfeit Life. Then... if you are smart: You will sign up for his... Read more

By Mitch Joel

July 12, 2013 9:17 PM

Insane Ambition tagged “Motivation”

How often do you feel lazy about your professional development? There are some moments when you're probably highly motivated and others when you struggle. It's like that one time that you decide to ditch the gym and simply can't find... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 19, 2013 9:06 PM

A Brand Of People tagged “Motivation”

It's strange how much of a brand's foundation is laid by the people who represent it. It could be a pristine service with a genius business model that is created with the latest in cutting edge technology, but none of... Read more

By Mitch Joel

November 22, 2012 4:15 PM

9 TED Talks That Will Stretch Your Business Mind tagged “Motivation”

It doesn't take long to find inspiration. It takes forever to figure out how to do something meaningful with it. I've been fortunate enough to be able to attend the famed TED conference since 2008. Within that timeframe, I have... Read more

By Mitch Joel

January 23, 201211:17 PM

Thinking Smarter tagged “Motivation”

I've been thinking a lot about thinking lately. I know, that's very "meta" of me. When was the last time you spent five minute thinking about not only how you learn, but where it's all taking place? People often laugh... Read more

By Mitch Joel

August 16, 2011 8:19 AM

The Business Of Motivation tagged “Motivation”

Motivation is a strange beast. In April 2007, I was asked to be a speaker in a full-day conference that was billed as a day of "motivation and leadership." The event featured speakers like former President of the United States... Read more

By Mitch Joel

May 27, 2011 8:55 PM

Tension As Motivation tagged “Motivation”

If we're not creating tension as a Marketing Professional, then what are we doing? Jeffrey Hayzlett (the former CMO of Kodak, the author of the best-selling business book, The Mirror Test, and celebrity CMO) said this today at the CMA National... Read more

By Mitch Joel

February 5, 2010 8:25 PM

What Motivates You? tagged “Motivation”

There are some people who do the heavy lifting when it comes to thinking about why human beings do the things we do. Dan Pink (aka Daniel H. Pink) is one of those thinkers. He's the author of some of... Read more

By Mitch Joel

December 31, 200911:43 AM

Six New Business Books For 2010 tagged “Motivation”

The face of reading took a dramatic turn during this holiday season, and we're not just talking about those of us who have seen the stack of books next to our nightstand continue to rise as the gifts flow in.... Read more

By Mitch Joel

November 8, 2008 7:26 PM

Powerful Marketing Tricks With Dan Ariely tagged “Motivation”

Dan Ariely is the best-selling author of Predictably Irrational - The Powerful Forces That Shape Our Nature. Along with being one of the top Behavioral Economists in the world, his book was just named the #1 best business book of... Read more

By Mitch Joel

October 9, 2008 8:19 AM

Books You Need To Read To Succeed In Business tagged “Motivation”

It's not all about Blogs and Digital Readers. Picking up a great business book will give you focus, new perspective and help you grow as a Marketer. Did you happen to catch the Raise-a-Reader fundraising day that was run by... Read more

By Mitch Joel

July 31, 2008 2:10 PM

Are You Excited To Be Here? tagged “Motivation”

How do you read Blogs? Listen to Podcasts? Use Facebook? Is it simply a necessary evil, so you can look all-knowing in those marketing and strategy meetings, or are you genuinely excited about the new channels (and new possibilities)? Do... Read more

By Mitch Joel

June 30, 200812:18 PM

Passion, Inspiration And A Spectacular Performance By Benjamin Zander tagged “Motivation”

One of the highlight of attending the TED conference this past year was seeing Benjamin Zander in action. He's not only a world-class speaker on leadership and and the co-author of one of my favourite books, The Art of Possibility... Read more

By Mitch Joel

April 22, 2008 8:42 PM

Power Within Comes To Winnipeg With Anthony Robbins... And Me tagged “Motivation”

I'm very excited to announce here that I will be speaking at a just-announced Power Within event on Wednesday, October 15th, 2008 in Winnipeg at the Winnipeg Convention Centre - Power Within Winnipeg. The full-day event features some amazing speakers... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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