Legal Business Development: SUCCESS


Success... what does it mean to YOU? The big ones are obvious... there are diplomas, titles, big houses, fancy cars and exotic trips to remind you that you have achieved the BIG one. Then there are those small successes that we don't often stop to celebrate. The client was VERY impressed with your work, you were selected to be on the team, the kids went to sleep without a fuss, you finished the contract... this list is a LONG one, indeed. YOU are a success in life... celebrate it everyday.

Dr. Heidi Grant Halvorson writes in her Harvard Business Review article Nine Things Successful People Do Differently, about the common denominators among successful people. She says there are nine...

1. "Get specific." As always if we don't know where we are going, how could we possibly get there. Remember, it all starts with a plan of some sort.

2. "Seize the moment to act on your goals." As you probably know by now... I don't buy... "I don't have time". Everyone can find time for what they are committed to. Seize the moment for the things you are committed to....

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