Monthly Archive:: December 2011

Is Your Vision Bored? Part II – ‘The Buy-In’

By Anand Patel I received several emails from my last post on using a vision board to help engrain your personal and professional goals, which reminded me of a very important point I did not discuss – “the buy-in.” ...
December 29, 2011

Goal Setting for 2012: You Have to Want the Result More Than You Hate the Pain of Getting There!

By Jared James Hi Ypn’ers! If you are like most people, you are planning to do one of two things for the New Year: 1.)      Get motivated and try once again to set a new goal for the New...
December 23, 2011

YPN Rocked 2011

By Brooke Wolford This year was truly amazing for my fellow YPN’ers.  I don’t think I have ever been so proud to be a part of YPN. The Young Professionals Network has grown so much and our presence has...
December 21, 2011

Clean Your Social Media House in 2012

By Stefanie Hahn Make a New Year’s resolution to better manage your name and online reputation. The first step is to figure out which social media platforms work best for you and your business. Check out my video to...
December 20, 2011

Changes to YPN Online Communities

By Rob Reuter, YPN Manager Beginning January 1, 2012, YPN will be shutting down its online community feature narypn.memberfuse.com due to a lack of activity, competition with a successful YPN group on Facebook, and the  cost to maintain the...
December 19, 2011

Is Your Vision Bored?

By Anand Patel With 2011 coming to a close it seems everyone is talking, blogging, and tweeting about setting new goals for 2012. Well, let’s not jump the gun! What about the goals you already set for yourself that...
December 19, 2011

Be Careful of Real Estate ‘Blah, Blah, Blah’

By Toby Boyce The question on my local NPR station was simple enough: “Why do symphonies sound different when they are made up of the same parts?”  The response was very eloquent and educated — I assume. It made...
December 13, 2011

10 Must-Have Tech Gifts for Road Warriors

By Shannon Williams King Looking for affordable, unique gifts for your loved ones or yourself? Here are five must-have tech gadgets all road warriors need, and a few more gift ideas I thought sounded cool! What’s on your list...
December 2, 2011

It’s Easy Being Green

By Crystal Webster *OK, I was at the midnight premiere of the Muppet Movie—alone—because no one else would go with me. But the movie did serve as inspiration for the title of this post. I am not a hemp-wearing...
December 1, 2011