Looking Back to Move Forward

Ron Sukenick Relationshift, Relationship Mindset, Relationships

While I have always felt I understood the value of relationship with others, it was not until I wrote my 2nd book – “The Power is in the Connection”  that I realized that relationships do not have to end was reinforced. Let me take a few moments to share this experience with you. The times in my life that I have always treasured are my teenage years. During those years, I sought to find my …

SLEEP NUMBER BUSINESS RELATIONSHIPS

Ron Sukenick Relationships, Rewarding

I’ve always devoted much thought to bedding, but SleepNumber ® beds have got to be one of the best consumer product ideas ever devised.  Think about it – each side of the mattress can be individually programmed.  As one of the product ads promises, “Neither you nor your sleeping partner has to compromise on the firmness or softness of the bed.  Each of you can find your own level of comfort.” It’s absolutely brilliant!  What’s …

Yes, I do want to know what my problem is!

Ron Sukenick Networking, People, Relationships

“O” Magazine a while ago has a section called “Now What Do I Do?“, in which various solutions are offered to ethical and etiquette questions posed by readers. A coaching client sent me a copy of November’s issue, which discussed this issue: What’s the perfect answer to the infuriating question “You know what your problem is?” Three responses were suggested in “O”. First, a simple, “I do, thank you.” (This leaves the person with no opening to …

Providing a joyful experience to others

Ron Sukenick Being Joyful, Joy, Netbeing, Networking, Relationships

In my first book, “Networking Your Way to Success”, I addressed nine networking strategies. One of those strategies was act like a host, never a guest. Let’s expand on that strategy and explore the real power of providing a joyful experience to others. The word Joy comes from the Latin word gaudium, meaning “pleasure, gladness and happiness.” Its inherent nature is one of sudden surprise. Joy also shows many sides and arises as a result …