Seven Habits: Habit # 2 – Begin with the End in Mind

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Principle:
QUOTES:
[1] Scripture
[2] The First Three Habits surround moving from dependence to independence (i.e., self-mastery):
Habit # 2 – Begin with the End in Mind
Envision what you want in the future so you can work and plan towards it. Understand how people make decisions in their life. To be effective you need to act based on principles and constantly review your mission statement. Are you – right now – who you want to be? What do I have to say about myself? How do you want to be remembered? Change your life to act and be proactive according to the Habit 1. You are the programmer! Grow and stay humble.
Envision what you want in the future so you can work and plan towards it. Understand how people make decisions in their life. To be effective you need to act based on principles and constantly review your mission statement. Are you – right now – who you want to be? What do I have to say about myself? How do you want to be remembered? Change your life to act and be proactive according to the Habit 1. You are the programmer! Grow and stay humble.
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NOTES:
QUESTIONS for thinking it through:
How could this clarify my Reality?
How could this benefit if added to my Disciplines?
Who needs to hear this?
SOURCES:
[1] Scripture
[2] The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_7_Habits_of_Highly_Effective_People
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, first published in 1988, is a business and self-help book written by Stephen R. Covey.
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