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We are never powerless

In the face or world disasters, personal hardship and events over which we have no control it is easy to feel overwhelmed and powerless. In this situation I recommend Stephen Covey’s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. In Habit 1: Be Proactive,  Covey recommends that instead of submitting to a general malaise we divide things up into those things […]

Win-Win

Creating win-win situations A few years ago I read The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Steven Covey and thought how much the idea of creating win-win situations could change the way things are done. Since then I’ve tried to create win-win situations in most things that I do. Thinking Win-Win isn’t about being nice, nor […]

How to make decisions

Why making decisions is crucial to success Until a decision is taken, no action is possible. It is the lack of action that causes most failures. An analysis of over 25,000 people who had experienced some kind of failure revealed that the inability to make decisions was near the top of the list of reasons. […]