Habits of a Great Achiever:

Character & Personality

Winning Habits of Successful People



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"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." ~ Aristotle

"Make doing nothing but the best your habit and you will enjoy nothing but the best in your life." ~ Vadim Kotelnikov


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COCA Principle of Achievement

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

By: Stephen R. Covey

Private Victory

  1. Be proactive

  2. Begin with the End in Min

Create a Grand Vision

  1. Put First Things First

Public Victory

  1. Think Win / Win

  2. Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood

  3. Synergize


  1. Sharpen the Saw

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The 7 Habits of Highly Ineffective People

By: John R. Covey. Adapted.

Private Failure

  1. Be reactive: doubt yourself and blame others

  2. Work without any clear end in mind

  3. Do the urgent things first

Public Failure

  1. Think  win / lose

  2. Seek first to be understood

  3. If you can't win, compromise

Staying Down

  1. Fear change and put off improvement

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A Journey of Self-Mastery

You can change your habits, and as a result, change your life. The key is within your mind. You can eliminate unwanted and unhealthy habits, make a difference in your life and become a happier, more satisfied and more successful than you’ve ever been.

You can defeat bad habits, you can build good ones, but you must be deliberate and persistent if you wish to be successful,

 Case in Point  Innovatel: Venturepreneur's 8×8 Winning Habits

Innovatel (Ulyanovsk, Russia) is a breakthrough extended private business incubator for kids, teens and forever-young people.

Innovatel's mission is to help children, teens, and young people build their entrepreneurial creativity skills and successful innovation-driven business.

The venturepreneur's 8×8 achievement principles (Achiever's 8 Winning Habits × Innovator's 8 Winning Habits)  were specially designed for the members of the Innovatel.  The Innovatel members turn gradually these achievement principles into deeply ingrained winning habits in the course of practice-rich learning process. These achievement principles are also reflected in the hymn of Innovatel... More

 Case in Point  Konosuke Matsushita

Panasonic's founder Konosuke Matsushita has made himself the most widely admired businessman in Japan. When Konosuke Matsushita began working for himself, in 1918, at the age of 23,  he had almost nothing: no money, no real formal education, no connections. In the late 1980s, Matsushita’s revenues hit a whopping $42 billion. With nearly 20,000 employees, Matsushita grew such household brand names as National, Panasonic and Technics.

What Matsushita's habits fostered this growth?

He pushed himself and others out of comfort zones, challenged conventions, took risks, assessed weaknesses and failures, sought new ideas, and listened with an open mind... More

Happy vs. Unhappy People: 10 Differences

Unhappy people envy successful people. Happy people admire great achievers and learn from them.

Unhappy people are self-focused, socially withdrawn, antagonistic. Happy people are compassionate, loving, sociable... More

Unhappy people are negative thinkers. Happy people are positive thinkers... More

"I've met the enemy, and it is me."

"While my attention was taken up and care employed in guarding against one fault, I was often surprised by another. Habit took the advantage of inattention. Inclination was sometimes too strong for reason. I concluded at length that the mere speculative conviction that it was our interest to be completely virtuous was not sufficient to prevent our slipping, and that the contrary habits must be broken and good ones acquired and established, before we can have any dependence on a steady, uniform rectitude of conduct." ~ Benjamin Franklin

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