What Happens To Neglected Courage, Passion, Faith?

Sharon Gist Financial Freedom, Home Business, Internet Marketing, Visionary Leadership

What Happens To Unused, Unsung, Unexpressed Courage, Passion, Faith? I was listening to people talk about a huge convention in Las Vegas this weekend. Tony Robbins was one of the speakers. He said three things I heard about that are worth repeating: 1. Courage you don’t use gets smaller 2. Passion you don’t express gets weaker. 3. Faith you don’t …

Tired Of Hearing “Be Grateful” When You’re Broke?

Sharon Gist Financial Freedom, Home Business, Internet Marketing

When someone cheerfully tells you to be grateful for what you have, What really goes on in your mind? In the back of your mind, if you tell the truth, aren’t you sometimes  saying, “Yeah, Right?” In fact,  Gratitude really is the ultimate door to receivership. I’m sorry to have to tell you this, Get Over It!  That annoyance is …

Does Jargon Drive You Nuts? 3 Hints

Sharon Gist Communication, Home Business, Internet Marketing, Sales, Visionary Leadership

For months I used to think that LOL meant Lots of Love. Texting jargon.  Internet jargon.  Personal Development course jargon.  It’s out there, making people either embrace it, reject it, or allow themselves to feel excluded by it. ROFL, LMAO, SYT…I finally read an online dictionary to figure some of the more common ones. (Rolling on the floor laughing, Laughing …

If Wednesday is “Hump Day” For You, Then…

Sharon Gist Financial Freedom, Home Business, Internet Marketing, Visionary Leadership

…Then I really encourage you to re-evaluate what you are doing for a living. Seriously,  are you making a living or making a Life? I know.  Entrepreneurism is NOT for everyone.  It’s hard, can be lonely, full of uncertainties. We have been brought up in the American culture to go to school, get a good job, or learn a trade. …

If You Don’t Show Up…

Sharon Gist Communication, Financial Freedom, Home Business, Internet Marketing, Sales

If You Don’t Show Up… …You Miss The Boat …I can’t help you …the wedding’s over …someone else got the prize. Seriously, 90% of winning at anything is to show up.  That may seem simplistic, but how many times have you not shown up for yourself in your life? I admit it.  It can seem scary to consistently show up. It …

Stop Trying To Sell…And You Might Make Sales

Sharon Gist Communication, Sales

Yesterday we talked about the single most important ingredient to any communication: Have the clear intention that the Purpose is to make someone’s life better. That is the only purpose of sales. Wow.  I can hear the chatter in the brain, “Yeah, right.  I need to pay my rent. I wouldn’t be in sales, except I need money. Who are …

Your Communication Blocks What You Want To Say

Sharon Gist Communication, Home Business, Sales, Visionary Leadership

Huh?  That’s right.  Communication is only 7% the words you use. The rest is your tone of voice, your body language, subliminal cues you send. When I first studied the 5 qualities I shared yesterday, plus the 5 qualities of today, my stress and aggravation went down 90% because I started enjoying every conversation I was in. This is Part 2 of …

You Want To Communicate? Stop Talking…

Sharon Gist Communication, Home Business, Visionary Leadership

Did you say you want to Communicate?  STOP Talking.  Listen up. Here are some key tips… I listened to a training by veteran network marketer, Tim Sales, over and over until I memorized these key concepts.  As I listened to live training this week from someone in my main company, I realized these are principles that serve us well in any …

Procrastination-A Disease Called…

Sharon Gist Home Business, Internet Marketing, Visionary Leadership

…As-Soon-As-Itus. This insidious disease masquerades as –Perfectionism (as soon as I get it right) –I have to handle the latest life challenge (as soon as I sell/buy/clean my house) –I don’t have enough money yet (as soon as I have more money) –I’m too young (as soon as I have more authority, more experience) –I have no time (as soon …