A Handful of Tips 98 –
The five best tips to help
fulfill your dreams
When people are asked the characteristics of successful people they often mention talent and determination. But there are many other attributes such as integrity, self-discipline and self-confidence.
1. Accept responsibilities
Set high standards and offer more than is expected.
Earn a reputation for getting things done on time.
2. Become a skilled communicator
To get your messages across you need to master the arts of writing and speaking clearly.
Ask the hard questions and listen carefully to the replies.
Run successful meetings to get things done.
3. Be a good example
Lead a balanced life with moderation in all things.
Be sensitive to others, honest and modest
4. Build strong working teams and learn the art of delegation and motivation
Encourage others to take on responsibilities.
Top jobs go to people who have these skills.
5. Continuously upgrade your skills and seek new information
Make lifetime learning your top priority as nothing endures except change.
“Success is based on imagination, ambition and the will to work.”
SOURCE: “Secrets for Success. This book could change your life”. First published by Moss Associates Ltd, New Zealand and by Cengage Learning Asia. Also available as an e-book from Amazon.com.