Latest "Job security" Posts

#554 The Irreplaceable Employee

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The irreplaceable employee is the one that takes initiative.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Job security, Manage Up, Podcasts, success.

#191 Your Niche at Work

90SecondNavigator-AlbumArt What is your niche at work? What do you do that no one else can? Discovering and capitalizing on it can have a dramatic impact.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Achieve Success, find your niche, get paid for your value, highest and best use of time, Increase your productivity, Job security, Podcasts.

Life-Long Student

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While I was in a taxi the other night in Madison, Wisconsin, I decided to start a conversation with the driver. The discussion started with Uber, then went to the Packers, politics, and finally, the stock market. He was an expert on every topic. I have found that people that know everything seem to stop growing intellectually. After all, if you know everything, there’s nothing left to learn.

I see a similar challenge with egomaniacs. If you believe you know better than everyone else, you stop listening. If you stop listening, you stop learning. Once you stop learning, you no longer move forward.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Find your passion, Job security, life-long students, personal growth, Uncategorized.

#136 Your Value

90SecondNavigator-AlbumArt Are you being compensated for your value? Now could be a great time to have that discussion with your employer.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Bring Value, get paid for your value, Job security, Podcasts, Uncategorized.

#95 Handling Feedback

Handling feedback is something we all do in business. The question is do you get defensive and shut down or do you take it to heart and take action.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Communication, handling feedback, Job security, listen, Manage Up, Podcasts, Uncategorized.

#62 Make Yourself Indispensable

90SecondNavigator-AlbumArt If you truly want to improve your inner dialogue, it is important to gain confidence. If you become so good at your job or business that losing you would create a major setback to your company or clients. That will go a long way toward building your confidence and improving your inner dialogue. Make yourself indispensable.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Confidence, control your thoughts, inner dialogue, Job security, Podcasts, Uncategorized, your thoughts create your reality.