In US culture, we are trained to believe that will and brute force will allow us to get what we want.

Whether in sales, in business, in general, or in the workplace, sometimes we are better off not forcing things and causing others to resist us, but to let things come to us.

It’s using the power of the other side against it, deflecting it often a different direction rather than confronting it head-on.

And sometimes force must be met directly.

I’m not in a situation with you to guide but your intuition at these times is your most powerful ally.

Listen to it carefully and quickly.

Listen to it carefully and slowly.

Listen to the message.


Ⓒ The Big Game Hunter, Inc., Asheville, NC 2019



Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter
Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter

Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter is a career and leadership coach who worked as a recruiter for more than 40 years. He is the host of “No BS Job Search Advice Radio,” the #1 podcast in iTunes for job search with more than 1600 episodes and his newest show, “No BS Coaching Advice” and is a member of The Forbes Coaches Council.

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