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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

The famous book argues that we are all responsible for our own happiness and success, and that we can achieve our goals by developing certain habits and attitudes:

The 7 habits are:

  1. Be proactive
  2. Begin with the end in mind
  3. Put first things first.
  4. Think win-win.
  5. Seek first to understand, then to be understood
  6. Synergize to create something that is greater than the sum of its parts.
  7. Sharpen the saw by taking care of yourself physically, mentally, and emotionally

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Habit 6: Synergize

Habit 6: Synergize

This habit is about working with others to create something that is greater than the sum of its parts.

It's about using the strengths of others to achieve your goals. When you synergize, you're more likely to be successful and make a positive impact on the world.

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Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw

Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw

This habit is about taking care of yourself physically, mentally, and emotionally so that you can be at your best.

It's about eating healthy, exercising, getting enough sleep, and managing stress. When you sharpen the saw, you're more likely to be productive, happy, and ful...

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Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind

Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind

This habit is about having a clear vision of what you want to achieve in life. It's about setting goals and making a plan to achieve them. When you have a clear vision, you're more likely to stay focused and motivated on your path to success.

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Habit 4: Think Win-Win

Habit 4: Think Win-Win

This habit is about seeking mutually beneficial solutions to problems.

It's about finding ways to cooperate with others so that everyone can get what they want. When you think win-win, you're more likely to build strong relationships and achieve your goals.

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN

"Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe."

ABRAHAM LINCOLN

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Categories of Tasks

"What is the most important thing in this moment?" - Focus on the things that really matter.

Categories your tasks:

  1. Important & Urgent - Manage the time.
  2. Important & Not-Urgent - Focus on these tasks.
  3. Not...

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Habit 5: Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood

Habit 5: Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood

This habit is about listening to others with empathy and understanding before trying to communicate your own point of view.

It's about putting yourself in someone else's shoes and trying to see things from their perspective. When you seek first to understand, you're more li...

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Habit 3: Put First Things First

Habit 3: Put First Things First

This habit is about prioritizing your tasks and activities so that you're working on the most important things. It's about saying no to things that are not important and focusing on the things that will have the biggest impact on your life.

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STEPHEN COVEY

"Courage isn't absent of fear, it is the awareness that something else is important."

STEPHEN COVEY

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The Funeral Test

Imagine yourself at a funeral. Many people are gathered for the person who has died. When you see the name of the dead person - you see that it's your name.

Now there are 3 persons who are going to give a short speech about you:

  1. One of your family members (maybe ...

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Habit 1: Be Proactive

Habit 1: Be Proactive

Proactive people take responsibility for their own lives and don't blame others for their circumstances. They see problems as opportunities for growth and learning. Proactive people are also more likely to take action and achieve their goals.

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Short Summary

Short Summary

1. Be proactive

2. Begin with the end in mind

3. Put first things first

4. Think “win-win”

5. Seek first to understand, then to be understood

Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw

Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw

This habit is about taking care of yourself physically, mentally, and emotionally so that you can be at your best.

It's about eating healthy, exercising, getting enough sleep, and managing stress. When you sharpen the saw, you're more likely to be productive, happy, and ful...

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