I was introduced to this concept a few years ago as I was looking through a book on my brother-in-law's desk. The book was called "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People" written by Stephen Covey. His system advocates the use of four quadrants to.
Habit 3: Put First Things First Principles or Personal Management by Stephen R. Covey
Proactive 'The 7 habits of high effective people' by Stephen Covey. The habit is that successful people are proactive instead of reactive. In any given situation we can either react to a stimulus or we can be proactive and choose our response.
Be a light, not a judge. Be a model, not a critic. Be part of the solution, not part of the problem. Covey, Stephen R. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Interactive Edition (Kindle Location Mango Media.
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