Do not overvalue what you are not and undervalue what you are as well as what you do. We are what we repeatedly do -CHARACTER
Bank PHB had a great brand but a bad character.
They had the best adverts (one day cars will run on water), but the reality was crappy service, bad books and a bad character.
Work on your company inside-out and outside-in, it determines your longevity in business.
Trust is everything. Personally, I look out for three things in a person: Intelligence, Energy and Integrity. If they don’t have the third one, then I don’t bother looking for the other two.
How to Build Character?
✔Keep your promise.
✔Put yourself out there.
✔Don’t come up with reasons to not do things, look for reasons to act.
✔Don’t invent excuses, invent reasons.
✔Surround yourself with people of high character.
✔Hang out with people who are older than you.
✔Hang out with people very different than you.
✔Hang out with people you admire.
✔Get out of your comfort zone.
✔Commit to self-improvement.
✔Be a good winner, too.
✔Challenge yourself with difficult goals.
✔Use setbacks as fuel.
✔Stop looking to others for approval.
✔Find a ladder and start climbing it.
✔Learn to recognize and embrace your defining moments.
✔Try to imagine all the possible outcomes of a given situation.
✔Stay busy and avoid idleness.
Have a Fruitful Sunday, hope this article helps.
Reviewed by Eizu Uwaoma and Victor Bella for Hexavia!
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