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Posts by danpetrosini

Why be Loyal? Key to Relationships

Tweet Key to Relationships and Happiness  Loyalty can be expressed in many forms, to a brand, company, family or person. We hear people professing their loyalty to products or brands,  “I only shop at Saks” or “I’m hooked on Apple” etc. but the most important expression of loyalty is the type shown to other people. Being…

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Copy Cat with a Twist – Improve Rather than Innovate

Tweet Be A Copy Cat Originality is a sure fire way to achieve success. Problem is it can be tough to be original; inventing a new product or idea. It’s far easier to improve an existing product or idea. In fact, most success is nothing more than a twist on something already in the marketplace.…

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Success – Beg, Borrow and Steal

Tweet Why try reinvent the wheel? We live in time where innovation is highly coveted and richly rewarded.  Everyone dreams of coming up with something new and hitting it big. The problem is that ground breaking ideas and implementation are very difficult and rare. I am not speaking of giving up the pursuit of innovation but in support…

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Achieve Success with Lessons Re-learned!

Tweet Lessons to Achieve Success Success is achievable, you can really do anything! A previous blog http://danpetrosini.wordpress.com/2011/03/18/confidence-self-esteem-contd/,  explained how breaking your goal down into achievable sections, and building on those sections leads to success and confidence. Reinforcement A key component of learning and developing a new skill is reinforcement.  Doing something over and over until you  get it. Sounds logical enough and guaranteed…

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Pride? We have lost it!

Tweet Its Obvious We encounter scores of people in our day to day lives who seem to have no pride in what they do.  Their lack of pride contributes to shoddy, uninspired performance and dulls our lives. Without spirited, caring interaction in our daily lives we are less joyful and productive. Somewhere along the way we seem to have…

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Cycle of Poverty Destroys Self Esteem in Children

Tweet Break the children poverty cycle and strengthen self esteem. We need a fresh approach on a subject with big upside on a humanitarian and economic basis. A prior post cited the depressing stats the impact the current state of economic affairs is having on many children & families.   http://danpetrosini.wordpress.com/2011/03/07/children-at-risk/ Worse than it seems The problem is much bigger…

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Confidence of a Master

Tweet Some people seem born with talent.  Things come easy to these seeming unusually gifted folks. Musicians, artists, innovators etc.. They seem so natural, acting effortlessly as they engage in their vocation. How to get that level of Mastery? I had heard of the rule of mastery, what it takes to become a master at…

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Confidence – Self Esteem contd.

Tweet Keys to happiness and success? Its not a panacea, as over confidence and a feeling you are too good have brought down many.  But I believe building self esteem holds some of the keys to success and happiness. Where do we get some? Feeling comfortable, a sense of confidence in your approach to life,…

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