McEnroe vs. Williams: His brain made him do it!

Formal international model turned serial entrepreneur, Alicia Dunams is the founder of,, and corporate training company, Authoring Leadership. I woke to see the headline, Serena Williams Would Rank ‘No. 700’ if She Played Against Men, Says John McEnroe. I filed this article with the stacks of ‘p-ssy-grabbing’ and otherwise sexist crazy talk that has been propagating the […]

Disrupting Mediocrity – 6 Ways

Earlier this week, a longtime client of mine asked me to have a strategy session with his 17 year old son. Although his multilingual son maintains great academic standing, with a 4.2 GPA, they decided writing a book would be advantageous in the college application process. I mentioned to my client that there are several […]

How to Cultivate a Productive Mindset (video inside)

Did you catch this? Yesterday, I interviewed six Bestseller in a Weekend™ alum and clients, who are experts in leadership, empathy, and productivity to share their insights on what makes one productive. If you didn’t have a chance to watch, here’s the replay. The interview covered the importance of logistics behind productivity, like business structure, […]

Un-Networking – 3 Tips

There’s a difference between networking and relationship-ing. But first a back story… This past Saturday evening, I was on a flight from Geneva, Switzerland to London, England, and I stumbled across an article on networking in the British Airways business magazine. The article called out the importance of “Networking Like There’s No Tomorrow.” When I […]

5 Storytelling Tips… straight from Uber

The best stories are straight from the headlines… …and the front page story of every business and technology section last week has been the cultural crisis at Uber. This cultural crisis includes allegations of sexual harassment, which was included in a damning report published by a former U.S. Attorney General, and Uber’s CEO Travis Kalanick […]

(Video) Leading with Compassion

(Video) Bestseller in a Weekend presents Mindfulness as Medicine

Summer tour begins today…

It’s post-Memorial Day, and now we are officially in Summer. Many of you are making your summer plans, whether that includes traveling with the family or sharpening your business and life skills. I wanted to share some dates and events where we can meet each other online or in person. First event starts today… (see […]

[Infographic] 7 Pre-Launch Marketing Tips (stuff you should be doing now)

For the last couple of weeks, I have been polling my Instagram and Facebook community on what book cover I should go with for the re-release of my book Goal Digger: Lessons Learned from the Rich Men I Dated. Just from Facebook alone, I got 142 comments, including thoughtful suggestions and requests about when and […]

Host Me In Your Hometown or Living Room (really!)

High-touch experiences. Of late, we have been hearing a lot of brewhaha that the online coaching world is over-saturated with a slew of online trainings, info products, and courses and this oversaturation is causing user burnout. Are you feeling the burn? Business coach Ali Brown says the following regarding online marketing and business: “We are […]

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