Monthly Archives: October 2013

Personal Development Program Building Awareness

Read The Power of Now this week (New World Library, 1999). Week Six Practice self awareness of behaviors and personal qualities this week. This week notice the qualities or characteristics being demonstrated during daily activities. Are these consistent with the personal development vision of week one? Week Seven Focus on core beliefs and values. Starting with the phrase, “This I Believe,” capture deeply-held core beliefs. Repeat for “These Are My Top Values.” Week Eight This is the week to face and overcome limiting fears.

Seven Pitfalls of Personal Development


While some aspects of it are held to some level of account by relevant professional bodies, the influence is weak at best. It’s the nature of the beast that it relies heavily on YOU the recipient being responsible for your own transformation and some things are simply meant to be. Yet, if you are going to embark or continue with personal development in any area of your life then I have created seven pitfalls for you to avoid, call it your own personal development manifesto. For the avoidance of doubt, I love personal development. There are rotten eggs across all industries and it’s neither smart nor useful to discount all personal development because of a few.

Keys to personal development: dream to delivery (D-T-D)


It is a process of taking delivery of personal and corporate dreams. It is the process that powers a compelling vision through to its successful actualisation. In using the D-To-D coaching approach, we are supporting the five processes involved in personal and corporate brand profiling. The five processes are: Dreams The process of visualising and conceptualising futuristic achievements and attainments for self and others. Desires The process of fancy and determination in turning dreams to achievable and desirable goals. Development The process of building capacity and acquiring the wherewithal to ensure goal attainment. Distinction The process of unveiling and unleashing unique abilities and competencies to create value for self and others.


Box Gets A Little More Palatable With Some Added Encryption From Ciphercloud

CipherCloud Rapidly Enables More Organizations to Move to Microsoft Office 365

Today the company is bolstering its service with AES 256-bit CipherCloud encryption to its existing Box offering .With the new capability,encryption keys are retained by the customer and accessed and decrypted by authorized users on personal computers or mobile devices. The CipherCloud service connects to Box in the background through Box Event APIs. When new files are uploaded, CipherCloud automatically scans content to enforce corporate policies and block file-borne malware. It also performs encryption driven by policy at user and content levels. CipherCloud is typically deployed within a corporate network or private cloud. The solution is deployed as software that can be run on physical servers, virtual servers, or on private cloud instances.

ET CipherCloud Rapidly Enables More Organizations to Move to Microsoft Office 365 Text CipherCloud showcases its leading Cloud Information Protection platform in booth #2024 at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partners Conference HOUSTON, July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Microsoft WPC 2013 — According to Gartner, the number of cloud email users will increase by five times from 50 million in 2013 to 273 million in 2017. This rapid adoption underscores the value of the cloud in lowering costs and creating competitive advantages, but the transition also creates the need to overcome data privacy, residency, security, and regulatory compliance risks of sensitive information in the cloud. (Logo: To help organizations overcome these risk barriers, CipherCloud, the leader in cloud information protection, will showcase its CipherCloud for Office 365 offering in booth #2024 at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC). By protecting Office 365 with enterprise class encryption, the solution mitigates against cloud threats, hackers and accidental leakage of information in the cloud. At the same time, the operations-preserving encryption delivers a seamless user experience so that application functions, such as searching, sorting and reporting, remain unaltered.

How To Plan Your Personal Development At College

Personal development: Know thyself

Investing time into planning your future today will save time tomorrow and in the future. Of course you will have heard of so many celebrities who succeed without embarking on a programme concerned with planning their careers, despite how successful they are. However, those individuals are classified as being lucky, and whilst we should celebrate success, we cannot waste our lives waiting, in hope that the same type of luck will strike us! Believe me, I have encountered many individuals who did just that and they remain unhappy, bitter and dissatisfied today, wishing they had used their time more productively. So, investing time to plan your development today will no doubt be beneficial in the future. The pursuit of personal development Commitment to personal development planning will help you to better manage the range of situations you will encounter in academia, work and life. Developing your self signals a willingness to take responsibility for your own learning; explore your feelings; understand all that influences you; respond to career changes; welcome changes; and set aside time to reflect and develop Through gaining an awareness of self through personal development planning, you will be in a better position to assess whether there is an appropriate fit between your self and your occupational role. This constitutes an important discovery because sometimes the way we behave in our roles (in academia or work) is preconceived and reflective of how we think we should behave from our perceptions (real or imagined) of others in that role. Rather, what we should be doing is getting to know ourselves and developing our own professional style in relation to our role. The relationship between PDP and the world of work So how does the process of PDP forge a link between academia and the modern-day workplace?

Personal Development Program Building Awareness

So the task of leading through people has become much more of a challenge. To prepare students, IMD has integrated a substantial leadership component into its curriculum. Some of the content is delivered in class, but there is also a strong emphasis on teamwork, high-intensity outdoor exercises and sessions with the schools network of coaches. PSISeminars These activities, like the sessions with the psychoanalyst, are designed to help students learn more about themselves and how they perform under pressure. It also helps them to understand the ways in which emotion and behaviour drive effectiveness. If you are a leader who wants to make a difference, you are going to be tested and you are going to be doing things that will create resistance in other people, says Prof Maznevski. So to develop the strength and resilience to lead in difficult situations, you need to deeply understand who you are and how you respond to things as a person. A similar idea lies behind the mentoring programme at the UKs Cranfield School of Management, which connects students with alumni.

Make definite commitments and set goals. Personal Development Planning Shifts Outside of Self With inside work well underway it’s time to shift the focus. Week Thirteen Increase self awareness of time utilization by starting a time and activity log. Briefly record all activities, accounting for increments as small as fifteen minutes. At the end of each day determine if the time was well spent and supportive of the personal development plan.

Big Data Market (cloud, Software, Services) Worth $46.34 Billion By 2018 – New Report By Marketsandmarkets

Government Data In The Public Cloud Services

It is expected that large number of vendors would enter the market through strategic collaborations and venture capital funding. The major forces driving in this market is the constant need among enterprises to upgrade their business processes and enhance performance and efficiency. Also the other forces are continuous rise of unstructured data; demand to provide advanced & predictive analytics. Companies providing hardware and software IT solutions are looking forward to gain a better competitive advantage in this growing market, thereby creating sophisticated analytical solutions and data management platforms for the enterprises. The Global big data market is estimated to be $14.87 billion in 2013 and expected to grow to $46.34 billion. This represents an estimated Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 25.52% from 2013 to 2018. In the current scenario, the services segment continues to be the largest segment, in terms of consulting and integration & deployment services.

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And participation in FedRAMP is mandatory for agencies requiring cloud services. Agencies using services not currently approved will have two years to prove compliance. The list of approved cloud service providers cleared for governmental agencies is short and already contains prominent brands in the industry: Akamai CGI Federal US Department of Agriculture Cloud service providers must submit to a three-pronged authorization process that includes a security assessment, security authorization, and ongoing assessment and authorization (near real-time). The FedRAMP Concept of Operations (pdf) outlines the entire approval process and compliance issues that must be addressed by providers applying for the program. The approval process can take up to six months . As you might expect, the vetting process revolves around security. Providers must document and test security, then be subject to third-party review.

Cloud Storage Services Keep Your Data Safe and Accessible

Microsoft Windows Live SkyDrive cloud storage service

Restoring data can be painless and quick if you just want to recover a recent version of a particular file, but if you ever need to run a total system recovery, it could take days. Fortunately, most cloud-backup services offer the option of mailing you a recovery disc with your backed-up data on it. My favorite choice for whole-drive backup, mostly for its great pricing, is a service called BackBlaze , which charges $5 monthly or $50 annually for backing up unlimited data on one computer. Competing backup services run as much as $90 a year for a mere 100GB.

Self-help Books Could Ruin Your Life! They Promise Everything – And Sell In Their Millions, But A Leading Psychologist Remains Unconvinced

Social Confidence Center Releases Program To Help Build Self-Esteem

But how can positive thoughts have such power? Research reveals there are three key ingredients to human happiness: meaning, hope, and purpose In fact, scientific research shows that some forms of positive thinking are, indeed, beneficial. Again, though, self-help books typically ignore this research and embed their messages in questionable ideologies. In Rhonda Byrnes case, the belief system is a New Age philosophy that is unabashedly evocative of the Da Vinci Code. The Secret has been known by a select few throughout history, Byrne informs us including the Babylon-ians, Plato, Shakespeare, Beethoven, Abraham Lincoln and Albert Einstein but has been hidden from the rest of us until she uncovered it. Quite how it works is unclear; but apparently thats why its a secret! Like many self-help books, there are other problems with The Secret besides its questionable science. One is the blame it confers on people who dont succeed in attracting what they want.

The total funds alotted for the project is is Rs 14.22 crore for the first year. The groups will be involved mainly in the production of processed agro-products, said Meenakshi Madwali, the district coordinator of the corporation. Madwali said, “The SHGs are meant to encourage women entrepreneurs and rural women are chiefly into the activity of processing of agro-products. The primary reports on these groups stated that the cumulative savings amount of these groups is Rs 2.75 crore. This amount can be used to provide a loan to women who want to start their own business.” Some of the key activities performed by these self-help groups are production of pickles, packaged local food and local spices among others. Of the total loan availed by these groups, close to Rs 4.23 crore has already been paid back. The remaining loan is also being repaid as the demand for the indigenous varieties is growing in urban areas.

1,144 women self-help groups set up in district

This program is designed to help men overcome social anxiety , shyness, and low self-esteem . Social anxiety, which is a growing problem in the United States, is closely linked with self-esteem. Treatments targeting self-esteem can help increase confidence, decrease anxiety, enhance people’s social lives, and increase a sense of well-being. Self-esteem is a term used in psychology to describe how someone views themselves. When someone has low self-esteem, he tends to view himself poorly, as if he is not as good as others. Symptoms of low self-esteem include feelings of inadequacy and inferiority, a sense of low self-worth, increased self-criticism, comparisons to others, and PSISeminars fear of disapproval. These symptoms often manifest in individuals as social anxiety, which is based on a fear that one is not good enough to be loved by others. In his new program, The Confidence Code , Dr.

How To Plan Your Personal Development At College

Alternatively, I can assist you to obtain one if you contact me: 2. Commit to the idea of getting to explore and find out more about your learning style, preference, what influences you and how you influence others, reflect on your development, and welcome feedback. 3. Keep personal records of your achievements, including any feedback that you have gained from your lecturers. 4. Obtain a formal transcript of grades and certificates provided by the academic institution.

Personal Development: learning and adaptation ( 1)


Personal development of course involves significant improvement in your personal awareness and self identity to the point of personal motivation to develop talents and potential, in order to further build your all-round capacity. It is a commitment to continuous personal development that facilitates the realization of dreams and aspirations, as well as enhancement of your quality of life. Imagine what happens to a person that can improve his or her self esteem, personal skills or talents, wealth creation abilities, spiritual development, social psi training abilities, technical competencies, relationships, personal enthusiasm, general optimism etc? Without a doubt, there would be greater personal confidence displayed, as the person manifests the three essentials of a great lifestyle: Joy, Achievement and Fulfillment (JAF). The truth is that every one of us can seek and achieve personal development.

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Lance Hood, the Modern-Day Napoleon Hill, Coaches Success Through his Many Personal Development Seminars

Business and personal development coaches can help high-level individuals set and achieve manageable goals, see the big picture while also getting all of the little things done to keep their business moving forward, inspire sales teams, and avoid self-sabotaging behaviors that hinder their progress. If your business has become stagnant and you want to see better results, consider personal development training with a business coach. You may be surprised to uncover thoughts and behaviors that are holding you back from achieving both your personal and professional potential. Learn more by visiting or calling 619.550.8052. About: Bruno Raynal is the president and CEO of Blue Thinking, a business consulting and coaching firm.

Lance Hood, co-founder of Heartland Success recently discussed purchasing businesses with expert, Richard Parker. Richard pointed out the many advantages to purchasing an existing business, including immediate cash flow, historical financial data to evaluate the business, trained employees already in place and existing customers. Policies and procedures are already in place; trial and error time is in the past. With a new business, everything is new, there is no telling when cash will begin to flow, competent employees need to be recruited and trained and policies and procedures need to be worked out. A lot of advertising and marketing are necessary to get the word out to the public about what is being made available to them. The next question Lance asked was about how to find and undervalued business. Richard explained how lots of them exist; the simple answer is to look; check the internet, classifieds, talk to accountants, attorneys and bankers. Network with business owners, attend workshops and seminars where business owners are likely to be found, and just get the word out that you are looking to buy a business.

Blue Thinking: How Personal Development Training Impacts Business Success

The Robbins Results Immersion System includes three powerful steps: 1. An Immersion Experience: Your first step is to experience a live event with Anthony Robbins. These events are designed to create massive momentum by helping you identify with absolute precision what it is you really want, giving you the proven tools and strategies to help you follow through, and then discovering how to permanently break through any barriers that may be holding you back. 2. Results Coaching: After experiencing the power of a live event, to keep the momentum going, especially when the demands, distractions and frustrations of life begin to vie for your focus, you must implement a fail-safe system to ensure that you follow through long-term. To do this, each of our programs includes the opportunity to work with a highly skilled coacha certified professional with over 250 hours of specified trainingto give you the individualized attention you need to clarify your plan and stay absolutely focused on your target.