The truth is, when folks deflect responsibilityand cast blame, it serves as nothing more than a crutch and a reason to stop trying.
You blew the test, you lost the game, and you made a complete fool out of yourself in front of everyone. (Ouch.) But worst of all, you’re beginning to doubt yourself, and you’re starting to view yourself as a failure.
From our guest contributor, Frank Sonnenberg. Leave your comfort zone. If you don’t feel comfortable delegating, you’re not alone. Change is difficult. Think about it this way…if we didn’t try to walk, we’d all still be crawling. Know what matters
You can show good citizenship by being a leader in your school or community. Leadership isn’t a job – it’s an action. Everyone in your family can be a leader.
You can be caring by being a good friend.
Ethics, or the lack of it, is everywhere.
We make commitments every day. But do we take our commitments seriously?
Everyone is born with the potential for greatness. What happens next is up to you.
Let’s face it, it’s not easy to become a person of character.
So the next time you find yourself saying “just this one time,” remember what you’re trading off in the process.