How to Achieve Your Most Ambitious Goals ✔️
Have you ever had a lofty goal that felt too big to achieve? Like acing a test in a subject you're not great at or learning a new language? These types of goals seem daunting when you think about them at a high level, but Stephen Duneier thinks no goal is too big to cross off your list.
What is Executive Coaching?
Most people gloss over the term executive coach, assuming they know what it means. But what exactly is an executive coach and what does a typical coaching session look like? This Forbes article outlines some of the key benefits of executive coaching. You will:
The Anatomy of a College Pro Entrepreneur
There are lots of opinions on what makes a successful entrepreneur. Business leaders around the world would have very different advice to give on the topic: but here at College Pro, we wanted to keep it simple with this infographic.
Emotional Intelligence: Rallying the Troops
The city of London recently decided not to renew its Uber license. The new CEO of Uber wanted to ensure his team was not discouraged by what was seemingly a heavy setback. How did he do that? By tapping in to some emotional intelligence: encouraging them to exercise self-reflection and understand the gaps that led to this setback. And most importantly, to understand the issue from the others' perspective.
The Entrepreneur's Identity Crisis: How to Find a Purpose and Execute It
Figuring out your business' identity is no easy task. But it's essential to have this part sorted before you can delve into building your business. In this article posted to The Atlantic, Steve Blank investigates this relationship: customer development/business-model design ↔️ business planning/execution.
Innovation in a One Year Franchise 💡
Working with College Pro can have a lot of benefits. Most importantly you get to develop new skills and build experience in the realm of entrepreneurship, but you get to do it with the comfort of being behind a reputable business with over 50 years of experience. But one of the biggest misconception of being a franchisee is that you won’t have the creative flexibility that entrepreneurs have when they build their business from scratch. At College Pro we see our entrepreneurs innovate their business in new ways every day. Although you work with the College Pro brand, you are a business owner and you’re in charge of your own business. Over the years, we’ve seen entrepreneurs incorporate some innovative and unique tactics into their businesses. Here are just some examples.
When did you last take any time to do nothing? 💭
In the beginning of the video, Andy Puddicombe asks an important question. Our brains are the epicenter of everything we do, from work and play to relaxation and reflection. So how do we actually take care of brains? Do we actually take care of them?
The Difference Between Winning and Succeeding 🏀
John Wooden is a decorated basketball player and one of the greatest NCAA basketball coaches of all time (his resume boasts the most Final Four appears in the history of Division I college basketball). He was named Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year in 1972 and was honoured with Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2003. But beyond his tangible achievements, Wooden has cemented his place in sports history as a pillar of motivation and inspiration.