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Sima Dahl https://simadahl.com America's Personal Branding Champion Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:54:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8.1 https://i1.wp.com/simadahl.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/cropped-SD-Logo-3-e1442268147193.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Sima Dahl https://simadahl.com 32 32 107412078 Headshot Days – July 21, 2017 – Register Now https://simadahl.com/headshot-days-july-21-2017-register-now/ Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:15:07 +0000 https://simadahl.com/?p=5383 ME: Did you register yet? You need to look good online. Scratch that. You need to look amazing, because you are! HER: { blushes } ME: No seriously, come to my Headshot Days event, you won’t regret it. If you are not seriously blown away I’ll eat a jar of olives. (She knows I hate […]

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Sorry? Say It In Writing https://simadahl.com/sorry-say-it-in-writing/ Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:23:03 +0000 https://simadahl.com/?p=5368 Tweet about it here: Put it in writing! @simasays #personalbranding #swayfactor Sorry? My feelings were hurt. Although it was unintentional, that didn’t ease the sting. She was quick to apologize and I was even quicker to accept. It was not how she treated people normally, I knew that and I told her so. Onward. Forgiveness […]

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Show Up Step Up & See It Through https://simadahl.com/show-up-step-up-see-it-through/ Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:17:45 +0000 http://www.simadahl.com/?p=4601 Tweet about it here: See It Through @simasays #personalbrands #swayfactor Open your calendar and take a good hard look at it – if it’s anything like most people’s, it’s crazy jam-packed-busy. You can’t possibly add even one tiny To Do to your list, there’s just no time! You’ve all but given up working on the goals […]

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Action Beats Understanding https://simadahl.com/action-beats-understanding/ Mon, 08 May 2017 23:04:43 +0000 http://www.simadahl.com/?p=4537 Tweet about it here: Feeling Stuck? @simasays #cocktailnapkinquote#personalbrands#swayfactor About this time last year, I stopped practicing some healthy habits I’d worked very hard to create. I stopped regularly working out. I stopped writing every week. I stopped honoring my calendar and found myself working at odds hours of the night. In short, I stopped being […]

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There Is No Try? Squashing My Inner Yoda https://simadahl.com/there-is-no-try/ Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:48:33 +0000 http://www.simadahl.com/?p=4473 Tweet about it here: Squash your inner Yoda! @simasays #cocktailnapkinquote#personalbrands#swayfactor   When I’m not sure I can, I’m sure I can try. There is no try? The word “try” gets a bad rap. Take the Star Wars character Yoda and his famous line, “Do. Or do not. There is no try.” I understand the intention […]

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When You Don’t Know Where To Start, Start Anyway https://simadahl.com/dont-know-start-start-anyway/ Thu, 02 Jun 2016 19:12:13 +0000 http://www.simadahl.com/?p=4463 Tweet about it here: When you don’t know where to start, start anyway @simasays #cocktailnapkinquote #personalbrands #swayfactor   Tomorrow I will give the last speech required to earn my Distinguished Toastmasters Awards (DTM.) It’s a long road – applicants give 40 speeches, serve as a Club leader, a District leader, a mentor and more. But it’s […]

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Who Will You Choose To Be Today? https://simadahl.com/who-will-you-choose-to-be-today/ Wed, 18 May 2016 19:10:43 +0000 http://www.simadahl.com/?p=4450 Tweet about it here: Every Day You Get To Choose Who You Are @simasays #cocktailnapkinquote#personalbrands#swayfactor     The possibility of who I am in this world is born anew each day. When Negative Thoughts Bubble up When I catch myself start up with the negative self-talk… as if who I once was is who I […]

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The Antidote to Shame is Forgiveness https://simadahl.com/antidote-to-shame-is-forgiveness/ Thu, 05 May 2016 16:28:41 +0000 http://www.simadahl.com/?p=4428 Not gonna lie, I hit a wall. Hard. Q4 2015 was brilliant! I launched my new brand, started writing again, created my first digital product, and on New Year’s Eve, just under the wire, I published my shiny new website. And then I disappeared. Living Large, Living Life To some it looked like I was […]

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Registration Open for Chicago Headshot Days March 11-12 https://simadahl.com/registration-open-for-chicago-headshot-days-march-11-12/ Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:35:56 +0000 http://www.simadahl.com/?p=4332 Did you know you can increase your LinkedIn profile views as much as 11 times by adding a photo? And did you know that it only takes 1/10 of a second for someone to draw conclusions about you based on your photo? That’s why I host Headshot Days. Simply put, how you look online matters. […]

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Happy Is A Choice. #choosejoy https://simadahl.com/happy-is-a-choice-choosejoy/ Mon, 21 Dec 2015 02:35:25 +0000 http://www.simadahl.com/?p=3957 Tweet about it here: #choosejoy @simasays #cocktailnapkinquote#personalbrands#swayfactor   For many people, this time of year is polarizing… (see what I did there?) It’s either your favorite season and you can’t wait to deck the halls, or it’s a time of year you dread, or at best, hope to just “get through.” I’m good from Halloween […]

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