The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Key Points * Habit 1: Be Proactive * Personal Vision * Individuals have the freedom to choose through their: * Self-awareness * Imagination * Conscience * Independent Will * Be proactive in your thoughts decision making instead of reactive to what others do or may think of you. * Be proactive in your thoughts and in your communication with others. * Do not allow yourself to be influenced by negative circumstances, but influence yourself by how you can make the negative circumstances to be positive ones moving forward. * Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind * Principles of Personal Leadership * Visualize success in each aspect of life and write down the process in which you can get there. * Personal Mission Statement: focus on character, contributions, achievements and values * Start with home (spouse, family) * Morals * Work * Everyone’s center is one or more of the following: * Security * Wisdom * Power * Guidance * All of these are related to: * Spouse centered * Family centered * Money centered * Possession centered * Pleasure centered * Church centered * Be Principle Centered and all things will fall into place * Habit 3: Put First things First * Time Management Matrix * Quadrant I: Urgent and Important Matters * Crisis * Pressing problems * Deadline-driven * Results * Stress * Burnout * Crisis management * Always putting out fires * Quadrant II: Not Urgent but Important Matters
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