The need for speakers and consultants to reinvent themselves has been a grand theme over the past two years as the economy, social media and the great re-set seem to have changed everything.
I had the pleasure of hearing NSA speaker hall of famer David McNally present a few insightful tips at the recent NSA-Minnesota meeting.
He divided the world into survivors and thrivers.
Among his keepers:
– Take your message and make it relevant for today.
– Thrivers constantly reinvent themselves. They are mentally agile and willing to risk.
Key differences between the two:
Limitations Great expectations
Meet standards Set standards
Getting through Breaking through
Hanging out Standing out
Which group do you aspire to?