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John Agno
Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Truth flows from universal law, not personal views.
Interests: As a former corporate executive, business owner and management consultant, John Agno has personally coached executives, business owners and mentored professional coaches for many years. He is a certified executive and business coach and has written self-coaching books along with coaching tips to targeted audiences. Personal coaching helps clients build their leadership capability and get to where they want to be in their life and career.
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When you’re in love, and the brain releases an abundance of feel-good chemicals and hormones, all seems right with the world. However, it’s what comes next that is most challenging. In the ensuring phase, it’s important that after the initial excitement of falling in love, the relationship needs a balance... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Career Women Coaching
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The truth is, we all present every day when we’re attempting to influence, entertain, educate and hopefully create an unforgettable moment. In THE BIG EXPERIENCE, Kenny Nguyen and his team note that audiences are so numbed by bad presentations they’re... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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Leaders can be successfully developed once the individual realizes he or she has the potential within. Some of the world’s most well-managed companies offer intensive leadership training with an emphasis on creating an awareness of leadership. The heart of this... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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“We’ve found that there are two big reasons that strategies don’t work. The first is a lack of appreciation for the role that culture plays in creating transformation programs that stick. The second is poor leadership,” explains co-authors John Mattone... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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New interview with our European markets expert By Elliott Wave International Brian Whitmer, the editor of our monthly European Financial Forecast, explains what indicators helped him anticipate market volatility. You'll also learn what he's expecting for the year ahead in... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2016 at So Baby Boomer: Life Tips
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The Obama administration plans to require large employers to peel back the curtain on how much they pay men and women in a push to narrow long-standing earning gaps between the genders. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission will roll out... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2016 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
Learn how protective stops keep you on the right side the trend By Elliott Wave International On a recent vacation to the Yucatan, my friend decided to get certified in scuba diving. I, on the other hand, prefer breathing my... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2016 at Ask, Know, Do
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Some people embrace the “R” word; others are uncomfortable with it; all are interested in how it will impact them. The 76 million Baby Boomers are redefining this stage of life, as they have with each stage before. The concept... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2016 at So Baby Boomer: Life Tips
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Things get even more competitive between women in imbalanced situations; very few form female friendships or effective mentorships at work. Interestingly, most executive women on Wall Street attribute their success to a male mentor, someone they sought out on their own. Seven years post-MBA, professional women on Wall Street earn... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2016 at Career Women Coaching
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In “SUPERBOSSES: How Exceptional Leaders Master the Flow of Talent” author Sydney Finkelstein reveals how a select few visionaries in nearly every industry have mastered something most bosses miss---a path to extraordinary success founded on making other people successful. If... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2016 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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There is no single, correct way to lead. Successful leaders of all kinds have their own styles, methods and favored ways of leading others. But behind all of these methods, lie common traits and behaviors—TRUTH, TRUST + TENACITY—that make ordinary... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2016 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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By Guest Author Mike R. Jay What is the consensus #1 problem in leadership today? I'll answer it for you in the next 3 minutes! Over the past decade, I have had the privilege of spending the majority of my... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2016 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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Despite our best intentions to work on the right things, we don’t, for countless reasons. All these reasons involve either how you spend your time, attention, or energy. Normally, you don’t have as much time, energy, or attention as you would like. When you take the time to observe how... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2016 at Career Women Coaching
Attn: Baby Boomer Investor There's no time to waste. The Dow's worst start to a year since the Great Depression continues to shock investors and traders with massive daily plummets. Europe and Asia continue to drop as well, with supposed... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2016 at So Baby Boomer: Life Tips
And it's happened before, too -- just think back to the 2007-2009 financial crisis By Elliott Wave International On Wednesday (Jan. 13) CNBC reported that, "Almost $3.2 trillion has been wiped off the value of stocks around the world since... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2016 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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They are the largest generation in the workplace, bringing change along with them. Weaned on keypads and cyberspace, exhibiting a comfort level with technology difficult for other generations to fathom. Their social skills, their expectations and demands, and the perceived... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2016 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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Why is it so hard to say what you want to be when you grow up? Too few of us really listen to what’s in our brains, in our hearts, in our souls. Too few of us take the time to understand what matters to us. Too few of us... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2016 at Career Women Coaching
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Making decisions is both an art and a scientific endeavor. A decision represents a call to action in some future state; decisions are based on information that often consists of assumptions. Decision makers use their own personal values and assumptions... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2016 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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We don't have all the answers. But we do have 30-plus years of market experience on our side. By Elliott Wave International As the books were closed on 2015, the Chicago Tribune reported: "After a dismal stock finish to 2015,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2016 at So Baby Boomer: Life Tips
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Knowing the Dark Side Ever since Obi-Wan Kenobi first introduced the concept of “the Force” to Luke Skywalker in A New Hope, fans have pondered and debated its nature: what exactly is the Force? Why does it have two sides?... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2016 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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Have you ever stopped to listen to the voices in your head? Do they like you? Do they encourage your dreams and build your self-esteem? Whatever your demons are (and we all have them), now is the time to rewrite the script in your head. This is the most difficult... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2016 at Career Women Coaching
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You determine how you want to show up and what you’re going to create in your life. You have the impact. You have power. Your fate starts with taking accountability for what you’re creating and for owning your impact. The... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2015 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog
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Millennials appear to be in no rush to ditch their parents’ homes. Perhaps they should be. More adults between ages 18 and 34 are now living with mommy and daddy than ever before, according to the Pew Research Center. And... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2015 at So Baby Boomer: Life Tips
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By Guest Author George Barbee What if your organization isn’t loaded with geniuses like Steve Jobs? The bad news is that there are only very few people in the Steve Jobs genius category. The good news? There’s everyone else. Most... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2015 at Coaching Tip: The Leadership Blog