This week’s theme: Schmoozing
Schmoozing might sometimes have a negative connotation, but our guest expert redefines it as about winning smile, making a great impression, building relationships, and overcoming adversity. He will share his story, which is jam-packed with real-life experiences, to motivate and urge everyone to strive harder, have fun, and “schmooze” their way to a better life.
From Fear to Fire: Secrets to Overcome Fear, Embrace your Gifts and Achieve Success
This is the place where real people share real challenges. Where you can find a common bond and uncommon wisdom through their stories. Use tips from the breakthroughs of others to jump start your success. Speaker, author, adventurer, and host Heather Hansen O’Neill takes you on the journey from fear to fire. Today we talk about schmoozing, persistence, and building relationships that will last.
Cody Lowry author of the book Schmooze What They Should Teach at Harvard Business School. Lowry takes vision and makes it reality. He is also an inspirational leader whose stories move people to action and foster a winning can do attitude.
Here are just a few of those stories. Setting up a meeting with the President of the United States in one week, being asked to carry the torch in the Olympic torch relay, getting a baseball signed by the pope, and being presented with a Super Bowl ring from one of NFL’s Hall of Fame coaches. He holds a marketing and journalism degree from the University of South Florida but because of his humble and chaotic beginnings he is most proud of his graduation from what Alan Dershowitz once framed the school of hard knocks.
The description of the book Schmooze is as follows. In this inspirational chronicle entrepreneur, Cody Lowry shares how the events in his life let him to become a motivational force in the lives of other. He’ll share how being raised by a single mother prepared him for an extraordinary life his our job stories will demonstrate how reinvention is always possible. And his marvelous storytelling technique Cody will encourage the readers to look at their lives differently. Through humorous real life stories he’ll arm them with a new definition of the word schmooze that will empower them to unleash their full potential.
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Quote of the Day:
“We dance, we kiss, we schmooze, we carry on, we go home happy. What do you say? Come on.” ~Walt Disney
Leaders- would you like to be invited to a free one week leadership challenge? This year we’re including the book Where’s the Office? A great opportunity to network with other high level leaders, enjoy best practices, and dive into a book club that will provide new concepts you can use right away in your work and life. Save your spot HERE!