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Are You Authentic?

Are You Authentic?

The Best Version of YOU! Are You Authentic? I recently compromised my own authenticity with a friend and colleague which spurred on the itch to write this. Thank God for a true friend who has my best interest in mind and was candid with me. That isn’t the norm. Through this experience I’ve learned that…

Can I Have Your Attention, Please?

Can I Have Your Attention, Please?

“Can I have your attention, please?” I’m old enough to remember a time before cell phones were popular, before computers were common in the home, and when the Internet first began to be used by the general public.  I remember our first home computer we bought in 1995. It had a whopping 8MB of storage…

5 Reasons Why People Blow Their Interview Off

5 Reasons Why People Blow Their Interview Off

I would bet you a $100 that if you are in the direct sales industry you have a consistent problem with your interviews not showing up…if you are like most in this industry you have a recruiter that spends all day grinding it out on the phones and if he/she is lucky (and actually pretty…

6 Reasons Your Business Recruits Like Shit

6 Reasons Your Business Recruits Like Shit

“This is an article written by our friend, partner, and Chief Dude In Charge The Mahalo Agency. @Rock_Ryan Embracing unique opinions, thoughts, and creative ideas is a key component of AMP – and Mark Ryan certainly brings that. Excited for you to read his POV on recruiting in our industry. Please hit him up on…

Rust Doesn’t Sleep.

Rust Doesn’t Sleep.

My Dad and I used to put a coat of water protection on his cabin every year (or so) to protect it from winter, decay, sun damage, and to water seal it. And after a weekends worth of work, it looked the same and felt like we didn’t produce much. But if we didn’t do…

14 Rules Grandma Taught Me

14 Rules Grandma Taught Me

👵🏽 👵🏽 👵🏽 Grandma taught me a ton, and in some way or another, I learned these 14 things – take heed: 1. Think process, not product 2. Share something small every day 3. Tell good stories. 4. Teach what you know. 5. Don’t turn into human spam. 6. Learn to take a punch in the mouth….

Myths I Discovered After College

Myths I Discovered After College

☎️ ATTN Parents & Upcoming College Grads: ☎️ I adore academia, miss it often, and wish I can be a full-time student & continue to learn from some of the brilliant professors & students I had the luxury to share a classroom with. However, some of the stories you hear are merely myths or lies. Like these:…