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Three hundred ‘take a front-row seat’ at Florida event

Wednesday, May 7, 2014  
Posted by: Barbara Francella
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More than 300 NEW members learned take control of their careers and their lives at the NEW Florida learning event, May 2 in Tampa.

Marilyn Sherman, author of Whose Comfort Zone Are You In? and Why Settle for the Balcony? How to Get a Front-Row Seat in Life, reminded members that their attitudes and perceptions are 100 percent within their control and shared empowerment strategies.

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"Act as if you know where you’re going,” Sherman advised. Once, she went to a concert and received front-row seats and backstage passes because she "took the walk and acted as if I knew what I was doing.”

When feeling overwhelmed for faced with negativity, remember "there is no such thing as a bad day, there are only bad moments that people choose to nurse all day long,” she said.

"Take your job very seriously,” she added, "[but] take yourself lightly.”

Companies sending large delegations to the event included Acosta Sales & Marketing, Advantage Sales & Marketing, Altria, Bimbo Bakeries USA, Catalina, The Coca-Cola Company, The Hershey Company, Hillshire Brands, The Home Depot, KeHE Distributors, Kellogg Company, Kraft Foods Group Inc., Mondelēz International Inc., PepsiCo Inc., Procter & Gamble, Publix, Wal-Mart Stores Inc./Sam’s Club, Walgreen Co.

Vanessa Haugh and Brittany Glagov of Mondelēz International catch up
with Briana Williamson of Kimberly-Clark Corp.

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