What is proactivity?
Proactivity is defined as the approach of causing change and not only reacting to change when it happens.
It might sound very simple but the truth is most people are not proactive.
Proactivity isn’t just about taking initiative, to be proactive is to take responsibility for our own lives and not many people want to do that.
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“Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.” ―Sigmund Freud
Why it’s important to maintain relationships
It is easy to form relationships with new people. What is really hard is to maintain relationships. We all know that it takes real dedication and hard work to maintain relationships.
Most people, however, don’t put in their share of work and instead lead their life on autopilot. Without that effort, those relationships start losing their glitter and eventually become strained and tense.
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Values and principles
Values and principles are very different but it’s not easily apparent.
Most people think about values all the time. This is because values that a person prioritizes are unique to every person.
Values thus are more individualistic. Stephen R. Covey refers to values as a Mental Paradigm i.e. a person’s belief on how things should be.
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