Breaking Our Focus

Hey, did you just wake up?  March Madness is almost history.  This is what I  surmise from my clients sometimes when they suddenly WAKE UP and discover that the sun is still up when they come out of the office.  We are all bombarded everyday with things which are intended and on purpose meant to draw our attention away from …

Intersection of Knowledge

When was the last time you paid to learn something new?  What were your expectations for what you were going to go home with at the end of the day or week or session?    When I am taking a webinar, teleclass, seminar, or some other type of training for my own enjoyment and education, I choose topics that will expand …

My Objective

What is your objective today?  My objective is to schedule in my new work format for the projects during this spring season.  I teach this to my clients all the time.  It is one of the very first things that we do together to see where their focus is.   I remember the very first time I taught this idea publicly.  …

Sowing & Reaping

I  don’t know about your neck of the woods, but over here on the East Coast it seems like hourly we are getting confessions about the private sexual escapades of those in public office.  Is propriety and decency dead out there?  The new governor of New York was sworn into office and not 6 hours later there was a press release …

Honor In Everything I Do

Let me ask you a question:  This morning you most likely made several decision before noon.  Right?!  So did you stop to think how your decisions might dishonor anyone around you?  Stay with me here for a moment.  We all make decisions all day long, and I doubt we take the seconds it takes to really stop and think that …

10 Steps to Easy Manners at Parties

 You are about to attend your very first business party, celebration, or awards ceremony.  Congratulations!  Do you know what is proper and acceptable behaviour and manners at one of these events?  Manners do not enter the mind until something happens that draws attention where, attention is not wanted. Here are a few very simple things you can do to stay free …

Killing The Deal

Recently I was at a dinner meeting where global business dealings was being discussed.  After about an hour of discussion about the ins and outs of doing business abroad and the very serious topic of what happens when the deal is dead before you even meet your counterpart came up.  Several in this esteemed body one after the other gave …

Welcome…

Finally, JaniceBastani.com belongs to me!  🙂 To help you decide if I’m worth reading, I’ve submitted some bio information from a recent interview: "  Who is Janice Bastani? Daugther, Sister, Wife, Mother of Two.  Professionally, I help others discover that "I Can THRIVE anywhere at anything".  My passion is believing in you, your business and that you can grow and …