Seven Habits: Habit #3 – Put First Things First

#642    Seven Habits: Habit #3 – Put First Things First
Principle:
QUOTES:
[1] Scripture
[2] The First Three Habits surround moving from dependence to independence (i.e., self-mastery):
Habit #3 – Put First Things First
Talks about difference between Leadership and Management. Leadership in the outside world begins with personal vision and personal leadership. Talks about what is important and what is urgent. Priority should be given in the following order:
1) Important and Urgent
2) Important and not Urgent
3) Not Important and Urgent
4) Not Important and not Urgent
Habit 2 says: you are the programmer. Habit 3: Write the program. Become a leader! Keep personal integrity: what you say vs what you do.
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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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