Our Country seems to be in perpetual election mode: 2015 was all about general election, 2016 was about Referendum and 2017 was about majority.What I am hearing is that there may be election again this year or early next year.
What I am hearing is that there may be election again this year or early next year.
You will see lot of people moaning about these uncertain times. However as Business Owners/ Professionals what we do during these uncertain times.
Do we sit on the fence and keep watching, doing nothing or shall we get on ground and take control of our destiny?
I love and follow one of the great gurus of recent times- Dr. Stephen Covey, author of world’s bestselling book- 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and I personally believe some of the learning’s can help us to take control of our business in these uncertain times.
One of the key Principles that Dr. Stephen Covey Teaches is Inside Out Principle. Below is the transcript:
The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others.
It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.”
In nutshell, to gain control of our future, we need to work on ourselves, our organisation and our products and services. If we are able to achieve victory on these, achieving victory on uncertain future would be much easier than what it is today.
So how we take Inside Out Approach Head on in our Business?
Inside Out Approach starts with self, even more fundamentally, to start with most inside part of self- with your paradigm, your character and your motives
So in my opinion, here are few steps:
On a closing note, I recall this quote:
“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame on your Parents, The Ecology or the Prime Minister. You realise that you control your own destiny.”- Albert Ellis
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