May 28 - Confident and Competent

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May 28 - The difference between self-confidence and arrogance is demonstrated competencies over time. Pay more attention to what someone has done than what they say they can do.

May 27 - Self-Confidence

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May 27 - Authentic self-confidence wears better than any suit, color, or accessory ever can. Don’t be afraid to let it show.

May 26 - Embrace Your “Faults”

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May 26 - Embrace what you perceive to be your faults. They make you who you are. You can then find a way to use them to your advantage.

May 25 - Knowing When To Take Risks

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May 25 - A large part of success is in knowing when to take risks. Oftentimes, it is that leap that takes you further than you could ever have imagined.

May 24 - An Inspired Existence

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May 24 - What is your wellspring of inspiration? Is it a place, a person, an activity, a practice, or all of the above? What can you do to create a more inspired existence?

May 23 - Uncertainty = Possibility

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May 23 - The field of possibilities and the field of uncertainty are the same field. When everything in life seems uncertain, anything is possible. Whether you accidentally find yourself in this field or actively search it out, run with wild abandon to create something amazing.

May 22 - Put It In Writing

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May 22 - Even if you have great trust in others, make sure whatever you agree to is put in writing. There are great nuances that get uncovered when you document agreements.

May 21 - What’s In It For Them?

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May 21 - When including others in projects to achieve your goals, help them discover what is in it for them.

May 20 - Not All Relationships Are Equal

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May 20 - When entering into a potentially tense negotiation, remember: not all relationships are created equal. Determine the long-term nature of the relationship, how much you will have to interact with this person, and how the interaction could impact your future efforts.

May 19 - Planning for “Nothing”

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May 19 - Sometimes, the result of a negotiation is… nothing. Plan for what to do if this happens by creating a BATNA - Best Alternative to a Negotiated Agreement.