Straight Talk Your Way to Success

Dan Veitkus

Are you tired of “Smart Talk” that leads nowhere?

Can you tolerate one more expert spouting from a stage or anchor desk spinning real issues so elaborately that your head hurts?

Do you really want to endure another meeting, conversation or planning session that wastes your time and leads to no conclusion?

The truth is this: We are living in the midst of a “Smart Talk” epidemic and this book will point the way to a universal cure. Get ready to spot the traps and shed the “Smart Talk” trash so you can effectively rekindle the Straight Talk sense you were born to practice.

Straight Talk Your Way to Success will remind you how to achieve success, happiness and fulfillment by simplifying your life with a commitment to Straight Talk.

You’ll learn a set of Straight Talk Principles that will give your conversations instant credibility by providing clarity and precision regarding your intentions, your expectations and your desired outcomes.

It’s brief. It’s bright. It’s your guide to accelerate success.

About the Author

Dan Veitkus is the Managing Partner of a global executive search and strategic talent management firm.

Prior to entering the field of executive search and professional coaching, Dan served 20 years as a business leader and executive for private and public companies in the telecom, software and corporate learning sectors. His functional expertise includes international operations, sales, marketing, professional services, learning and development and entrepreneurial ventures. He has logged millions of miles traveling around the world leading teams, serving customers and building successful business partnerships.

As a former operating executive, Veitkus’ clients value the practical and relevant insights he brings to the executive search and leadership coaching process. His direct experience coaching teams, executives, business partners and entrepreneurs facilitates his ability to provide unique service as a trusted partner and advisor to clients, candidates and executives.

Dan assigns meaningful credit for his success as an entrepreneur and leader to the timeless Straight Talk Principles taught to him by his paternal grandmother, Adeline. These principles have helped him shape and influence positive outcomes throughout his life and he delights in sharing them with those he may be coaching or leading. A perpetual student and an inspiring coach, Dan serves colleagues, clients and audiences around the world as an acting practitioner of the principles outlined in Straight Talk your Way to Success. He has authored a guide that is tested against the reality of living, working, giving and excelling in today’s highly competitive, global marketplace.

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