Temperament Blog Posts

Sales Leadership Temperament of Consultant Part 18

Consultative sales is considered by some the only way to sell in today’s marketplace. Respective to sales leadership, the Innermetrix Attribute Index has one external temperament clearly defined as consultant.  Within this temperament, there e...
by Increase Sales Coach on Jul 8, 2014

Really, Time Magazine? The Problem With Pit Bulls?

Time Magazine, on June 20, ran the article "The Problem With Pit Bulls". I only just read it, and haven't really heard it discussed in my usual online watering holes. Go read it; I didn't watch the video or anything, so can't vo...
by The Elka Almanac on Jun 23, 2014

rule of peace

by Mitchell Kalpakgian   Christopher Derrick’s The Rule of Peace draws from the wisdom of St. Benedict’s famous Rule for monastic life to teach the art of how to be at peace in the world as well as in the monastery. According to St. Bene...
by sparrows and sandcastles on Jun 22, 2014

why i believe again

by AN Wilson   By nature a doubting Thomas, I should have distrusted the symptoms when I underwent a “conversion experience” 20 years ago. Something was happening which was out of character – the inner glow of complete certaint...
by sparrows and sandcastles on Apr 16, 2014

What I think of the Audi "Doberhuahua" Superbowl Commercial

I'm sure you've seen the Audi "Doberhuahua" commercial by now. I saw it before the Superbowl. I didn't even see the Superbowl (go team!). It's caused discussion in the dog and Doberman world, as one might assume. Interesting...
by The Elka Almanac on Feb 3, 2014

Sales Leadership Temperament of Skeptical Part 7

Being skeptical is probably a good behavior especially in sales.  For example, not everyone is what he or she portrays.  How many times have good sales people been led to believe they are sitting with the actual decision maker? Individuals with thi...
by Increase Sales Coach on Jan 28, 2014

Sales Leadership Temperament of Operator Part 6

When you think of the word operator, what comes to mind? Someone manipulating gears or levers such as a machine operator, telephone operator,  elevator operator or possibly a person who manipulates people as a “big operator.” However whe...
by Increase Sales Coach on Jan 21, 2014

Sales Leadership Temperament of Conformist Part 5

During the 1960′s there was a revolt among young people against the current establishment and conforming to those accepted morays. Maybe that is when the word “conformist” started gaining some negative attributes. Having an external...
by Increase Sales Coach on Jan 14, 2014

Sales Leadership Temperament Part 2

Last week, a new sales leadership series was started focusing on our temperaments such as being “pessimistic.” This week, the temperament bias examines what it means to be vigilant. A vigilant temperament reflects the following 3 biases:...
by Increase Sales Coach on Dec 17, 2013

"It's All in How You Raise Them"

I'm sure you've heard many a breed advocate utter this phrase: It's all in how you raise them. Meaning, vicious dogs are made, not born. As an obvious Doberman advocate, you might be a little confused when you read my answer: That isn...
by The Elka Almanac on Oct 28, 2013

Does your dog work? Should your dog work?

On Terrierman's Daily Dose, he wrote a great post lately entitled "And What is the Work of Your Dog?" His is a blog that I read frequently but do not often comment on. I don't know about working terriers. My dog experience is largel...
by The Elka Almanac on Apr 23, 2013

Consider a Career of Your Choice

A lot of jobs The present state of affairs in India is such that if you have talent, you can get yourself a job. Gone are the days when people had to work hard for days on end just looking for a good job somewhere. There are so many sites and there a...
by automotive updates on Feb 4, 2013

Consider a Career of Your Choice

A lot of jobs The present state of affairs in India is such that if you have talent, you can get yourself a job. Gone are the days when people had to work hard for days on end just looking for a good job somewhere. There are so many sites and there a...
by automotive updates on Feb 4, 2013

Would Your Dog Protect Your Home? (From SomethingWagging)

Head over to Something Wagging This Way Comes, where Pamela posted about a topic I've ruminated upon before (most recently in September): Would your dog protect your home? Thsi is a topic visited periodically on the Doberman board, and I guess am...
by The Elka Almanac on Dec 7, 2012

Dogs For Adoption

There is certainly a whole lot to take into consideration when adopting a dog. You’ll find some things that must be considered. A few of people issues consist of what kind of dog, weather it be purebred or mixed breed, douleur or feminine, age,...
by topsbusinessmarketing.com on Dec 4, 2012

Charm VS fashion warm leggings

Now many MM do not love to wear trousers but like to wear leggings, of course I is not exceptional also, because they feel leggings than general pants to comfortable, and cultivate one's morality styling effect first-class, some add wool leggings a i...

Render pants match guide

Whether leggings, or followed by updated version, have all become the fashionable new coordinate, we will more thoroughly into the zone without pants era. A pants outfit is concerned, close to leg type leggings can be more highlights feminine flavor.

By leggings along with the gender fashionable

Originally as a warm clothing can only inside the render of wear pants, don't know since when have the chance to come to the fore, a gun popular after they become a process without stop. The four seasons of spring, summer, autumn, winter conversio...

Purses and purses- Grasp them from wholesale business

The one issue, ladies will’t live while not is following the fashion. For them, their temperament revolves round the manner they carry themselves. Purses and purses play a terribly important role in completing their dress code. Among several ot...
by topsbusinessmarketing.com on Oct 5, 2012

Will My Doberman Protect Me?

On the Doberman Talk forum, we get a lot of newer members, and have a lot of discussion, about whether one's Doberman will protect them. Also questions about when the "defensive drive" kicks in. Dobermans are companions but also designe...
by The Elka Almanac on Sep 8, 2012
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