Author: jeffrey-shaw

WARRIOR OF RECIPROCITY

There’s one bit of advice I find myself saying to branding and coaching clients all the time, No, I’m not going to reveal it here. You have to listen to the episode! And I would listen as I’m sure if I had the good fortune to work with you personally, at some point I’m likely to give you the same advice. 

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THE HUMOR WARRIOR   

When people think about making changes in their business, they often think about massive life-altering changes. What if the changes we need to make are small detail-oriented changes? Subtle improvements in our customer service can increase the value of our relationships leading to major results over time. We can alter the way we interact with our customers making them feel more appreciated, recognized, and understood.

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WARRIOR OF RECIPROCITY

I’m asked all the time what books I suggest. Reading two books a week to keep up with interviews for Creative Warriors, over 5+ years you can imagine how many books I’ve read. These are the best of the best. Links to each book are below. Enjoy and always respect the power of the written word to pass on wisdom!

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THE WARRIOR OF ACCOUNTABILITY   

As Creative Warriors, we’re always looking for ways to expand our business and build new relationships. We often look for things outside of ourselves that will help us gain a strategic advantage. What if the edge we need is something we currently possess? A gift and an ability that is within us already. 

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WARRIOR OF RECIPROCITY

In what has become an end-of-the-year annual tradition on Creative Warriors, in this episode I share ideas about setting your theme for next year. Why it’s important, how to go about discovering your theme and how your theme integrates into your goals for 2020. Your theme is your north star, your guide and what will keep you on track! Listen in.

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THE WARRIOR OF INTENTION   

I am continuously looking for new authentic ways to connect with people. Personal connections have been essential for me when looking to create new business relationships. It’s a vital part of my professional strategy. The goal is to expand my business in an organic way that genuinely connects with the people I intend to work with professionally. 

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THE EMPATHY WARRIOR   

In business, we’re often taught to achieve at all costs. But what if there’s a better way to approach entrepreneurialism that still leads to success and achievement. A way to bring more peace, calm, and artistry to your business life. Being an entrepreneur is similar to being an artist. You are creating something from nothing, and you genuinely care about what you’re creating. For Creative Warriors, your business is truly an extension of you and what you want to offer the world. 

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WARRIOR OF RECIPROCITY

After observing a number of situations recently where leaders seem to have a lack of understanding of those they lead, it got me wondering about measurable empathy intelligence. We have tests, assessments and scales for every other kind of intelligence but empathy intelligence doesn’t even exist. As far as Google is concerned. It’s always wrapped up under emotional intelligence. I think we need to change that and in this episode you’ll understand why. 

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THE GRATITUDE AND JOY WARRIOR   

Sometimes I have concerns about technology and the impact it is having on society. Whether positive or negative, it has become an integral part of our lives, both professionally and personally. With the advances we’ve made in technology, there are still some significant questions about its impact. Will it lead us to a perfect or a dystopian future? Is it possible to merge technology and humanity in a positive, constructive way?

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WARRIOR OF RECIPROCITY

We all strive to provide the best customer service possible. But what if good or even exceptional customer service isn’t enough? Excellent customer service is too easy to replicate so it’s still hard to stand out. What could be better than serving people? Seeing them. Really seeing them and all that is important to them. Feeling seen, heard and understood are some of the most important feelings we can have. Making customers feel seen will stand out!

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