Averting disaster is about learning and understanding all the little things that develop into a bigger issue.
Paying attention to the small details – like physical health symptoms or signs of car trouble – makes you incrementally safer.
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Planning for the worst can prepare a contingency for every scenario. You preempt problems with your own solutions.
That means you can actually relax and enjoy life, knowing you’re ready to act if things go wrong.
In any given situation you’re either a ‘plus-one’, a ‘zero’ or a ‘minus-one’.
Chris Hadfield has been to space three times. Yet no matter how hard he worked, it was always someone else’s decision to put him on a mission.
It makes sense to care what people think about you and your performance. So get feedback. Learn from it. Improve.
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Good leadership means leading the way, not intimidating people into going along with your plans. Leading through coercion means you’re building your leadership credentials on very weak foundations.
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If you need to make a strong criticism, it’s better to pinpoint the problem rather than attack the person. Berating a colleague is counter-productive.
Promoting colleagues’ interests helps you stay competitive.
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Be the best that you can be through hard work and preparation.
We can’t always control what happens to us in life when big moments come around. We can control how prepared we are.
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