In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t read all the time —none. Zero. You’d be amazed at how much Warren reads—and how much I read. My children laugh at me. They think I’m a book with a couple of legs sticking out. – Charlie Munger
Leadership is the art of giving people a platform for spreading ideas that work – Seth Godin
Done is better than perfect. – Sheryl Sandberg
Until senior management gets their egos out of the way and goes to the whole team and leads them all together… senior management will continue to miss out on the brain power and extraordinary capabilities of all their employees. At Toyota we simply place the highest value on our team members and do the best we can to listen to them and incorporate their ideas into our planning process. – Alex Warren, former Senior VP, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky
Tell me, and I’ll forget. Show me, and I may not remember. Involve me, and I’ll understand. – Tom Nelson, president and CEO of National Gypsum
In this video Joseph Grenny, author of “Change Anything: the New Science of Personal Success” explains how you can not only change your life for the better at home and at work, improving your health and relationships, based on latest research in several psychological and medical fields.
You’ll find out why do New Year’s resolution last no more than a few days, why can’t people with good intentions make positive progress in the way they want to improve their careers, financial fitness, physical fitness, etc.
You’ll learn how people’s behaviours are affected by very subtle influences and how to put those to work to get results.
Be sure to check out the takeaways below after you watch the video.
Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things … I am tempted to think … there are no little things – Bruce Barton
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us – Oliver Wendell Holmes
To Teach is to learn again – H.J. Brown
Authority without responsibility is illegitimate but so is responsibility without authority – Alfred Sloan