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Whether you lean more on the side of innovation or effectiveness, all of their suggestions are good advice.
Covey’s Habit #1: Be proactive.
Tobak’s Habit #1: Be passionate.
Tobak quotes Steve Jobs: “The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.”
Covey’s Habit #2: Begin with the end.
Tobak’s Habit #2: Do something.
He believes it’s always better to be doing something than suffer from “analysis paralysis.”
Covey’s Habit #3: Put first things first.
Tobak’s Habit #3: Put first things first, second, and third.
In other words, prioritise and make a multiple item list.
Covey’s Habit #4: Think win/win.
Tobak’s Habit #4: Think win.
Be like George Steinbrenner and don’t let anything stop you from winning.
Covey’s Habit #5: Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
Tobak’s Habit #5: Seek first to understand, then to innovate. Before you can innovate, you need to know the problem you’re trying to solve.
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