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#610 Align Your Livelihood to Your Purpose

If you align your livelihood to your purpose you get paid for doing what you love.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in happiness, Podcasts, success, Take Control of Your Life.

#597 Ask For What You Want

Stop settling and ask for what you want. If you don’t ask it won’t happen.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in be kind, Choose who you want to be, Make people like you, Podcasts, Take Control of Your Life.

#595 Make Your Requests Reasonable and to the Right Person

We are talking this week about asking for what you want. When you ask, make your requests reasonable and to the right person. Make sure the person you are talking to can deliver what you need.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in control what you can, Podcasts, Take Control of Your Life.

#593 Don’t Assume People Know What You Want Ask

We give others far too much credit for figuring out what we’re looking for. Don’t assume people know what you want, ask them to tell you.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, Podcasts, Take Control of Your Life.

Ask For What You Want

There’s a great movie made many years ago called Night Shift. Henry Winkler plays the role of a guy who never asks for what he wants in life and consequently gets pushed around by his boss, his fiancée, and anyone else with a strong personality. In life, refusing to ask for what you want causes people to accept the cards they’re dealt. Accepting what is may be a starting point but when no attempt is made toward improvement, it becomes a recipe for mediocrity. That mediocrity breeds complacency, which results in mundane relationships and dead end careers.

Why do people not ask for what they want?…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, Make people like you, managing people, Take Control of Your Life.

#588 What Does Success Look Like to You

What does success look like for you? Make sure you are clear about what you are striving for.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in accomplish more, Podcasts, success, Take Control of Your Life, Uncategorized.

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