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Learn these 7 simple habits to become a better person and a more effective leader.

Key Points:

  • Be proactive.
  • Begin with the end in mind.
  • Put first things first.
  • Think “Win-Win.”
  • Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
  • Synergize.
  • Sharpen the saw.

Quote This:

Sow a thought, reap an action; sow an action, reap a habit; sow a habit, reap a character; sow a character, reap a destiny. -Steven R. Covey

See Also: Habits, Leadership, Workplace

Talk About It
  1. What is your initial reaction to this topic? What jumped out at you?
  2. Which of the habits of effective people is your strongest? Which is your weakest? Explain.
  3. What does it mean to subordinate an impulse to a value? When is the last time you did it?
  4. Give an example of separating the “urgent” from the “important.” What does it look like in your life to do this?
  5. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.
This topic is adapted from the Callibrain YouTube channel.