The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

 

1.Who is the author of the book and what are the 7 habits?

 

The Author is Stephen R. Covey.

The 7 Habits are:

Be Proactive

Begin with the end in mind

Put First Things First

Think Win/Win

Seek First To Understand then be understood

Synergize

Sharpen the Saw

 

2. Choose 3 of these habits that you feel are in alignment with your own personality/traits and discuss why you feel that way.

 

Begin with the end in mind: I always can imagin the final outcome of anything. I find it easier to work backwards from the end to the beginning.

Think Win/Win: I always try to make everyone happy.

Synergize: I can see which type of people go together and can compliment each other.

 

3. How will you apply these habits to your educational career?

 

OUt of all of these 7 habits, I need to learn how to be more proactive. I like to leave things to the last minuit too much.

 

4.  How could you apply these habits in the workplace?

 

By keeping these 7 habits in mind, I can make my workplace a better place by working more efficiently.

 

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Social Media Tools for Work & Self Promotion

There are multiple ways to use social media to promote your own business. Social media is anything that is a platform for communication between person to person. Social media is used to easily create a personal brand and a professional image. It is no longer a choice to use social media but you have to use it to promote your business. The reason why companies use social media to market is because social media does what traditional word of mouth do, except in an exponential proportion. Here are some of the few social media tools and platform that you can use to build your own brand.

Youtube

This allows users to create accessible videos for the mass to watch. They say a picture is worth thousand words, with videos its much much more.

 

Facebook:

This tool is used for people to add new people or friends between communication and professional people.

Twitter:

This tool is used for people connect with each other instantly. People use this toolto organizing and provide a guide that can be used easily.

Google:

This is the biggest search engine and you can search almost everything. Businesses use it to put their contact on the Internet, to let the public know. It is also used to find other business and their information.