Amy Velasquez

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5 Great Tips to Help You Tell Better Stories

Storytelling is a must have business skill that pays off big when selling, teaching, or entertaining.<p>Skilled storytelling is essential to capturing an audience's attention. It's a must have before attempting to sell, teach, or entertain and is critical in every business. About a year ago, I became …

Memories and Mindfulness

Finally, taking the time to pause and really value each of the events that pass our way, rather than just moving mindlessly from one moment to the next, can ensure that we really experience life, instead of failing to see the ties and connections that truly prove the connectedness of us …

17 Essential Skills You Must Have to Succeed

To accomplish anything requires a certain skill set--and some of those skills apply to any endeavor. Here are 17 basic skills you should have if you want to be successful.<p>Knowing how to do things, being self-reliant and confident, are key to a productive, effective, and successful life.<p>But to get …

7 Ways Sharing Your Story Will Change Your Life

Rights & Freedoms

8 Ways Smart People Use Failure to Their Advantage

Failure is an inevitable part of life, but smart people know how to make it work for them.<p>One of the biggest roadblocks to success is the fear of failure. Fear of failure is worse than failure itself because it condemns you to a life of unrealized potential.<p>A successful response to failure is all …