Essay on The 8th Habit, Chapter 8 Review

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"The 8th Habit- From Effectiveness to Greatness" By Stephen Covey Chapter 8 "The Voice of Trustworthiness" Table of Contents Introduction: 1 Personal Trustworthiness 1 Modeling is Living the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People 2 Principles Embodies in The 7 Habits 3 The Modeling Tool- The Personal Planning System 4 Conclusion 5 References 6 Lesson Plan 7 Appendices 8 "The Voice of Trustworthiness" Chapter 8 Introduction: In chapter 8, "The Voice of Trustworthiness" in Stephen Covey's book "The 8th Habit, From Effectiveness to Greatness" the importance of trustworthiness and how our society is quick recognize the need for "trustworthiness, for character, for producing trust in the culture". To be a model…show more content…
Maturity Dealing with delicate issues with compassion Abundance Mentality Rather than a competition you see life as an ever enlarging opportunity of resources and wealth There are three main areas of Competence Technical Skill and knowledge to accomplish a task Conceptual Being able to see the big picture Interdependency Aware of the reality that all life is connected "90% of all leadership failures are character failures" (covey pg147). This is an important fact because it shows that most leaders understand and are able to do the tasks involved but are unable to uphold the three major character traits. Integrity is when you obey the principles natural laws that you personally have decided upon. This involves things like lying and cheating. Maturity deals with the ability to compassionately understand situations and act appropriately with integrity. The abundance mentality revolves around thinking about the best possible outcome for all parties. It is about feeling good for those who succeed and not being jealous. It is only with a combination of these skills that one will become truly trustworthy and will be trusted as a leader in their organization. Modeling is Living the 7 Habits of Highly Effective
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