Proactive Thinking

by Anthony 26 Lessons

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Learn the keys to planning ahead and preparing for the unexpected with this course. You will grow as you discover the strategies associated with being proactive and never reactive.



Length: 4 minutesComplexity: Standard

“You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.” ― Abraham Lincoln


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“The fastest way to change yourself is to hang out with people who are already the way you want to be.” — Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn co-founder


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“If you never want to be criticized, for goodness’ sake don’t do anything new.” Jeff Bezos-Founder of Amazon


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“Whether you’ve found your calling, or if you’re still searching, passion should be the fire that drives your life’s work.” Michael Dell- Founder of Dell Computers


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“High expectations are the key to everything.” Sam Walton- Founder of Wal-Mart


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“Most people give up just when they’re about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown.”- H. Ross Perot


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The proactive approach to a mistake is to acknowledge it instantly, correct and learn from it. – Stephen Covey


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The more successful you are, the more you need to learn and grow. Your commitment to learning has to be continuous and unrelenting. – John Donahoe (Ebay)


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Solve a real problem. You don’t start a company because you want to be an entrepreneur or the fame and glory that comes along with it. You become an entrepreneur to solve a real problem. – Aaron Patzer


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Sometimes you got to run before you can walk. – Tony Stark from Ironman


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It’s not always the most popular person who gets the job done. – Gordon Gekko


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Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith. – Steve Jobs


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Move fast and break things. Unless you are breaking stuff, you are not moving fast enough. – Mark Zuckerberg ( Co-Founder of Facebook)


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Sometimes, I think my most important job as a CEO is to listen for bad news. If you don’t act on it, your people will eventually stop bringing bad news to your attention and that is the beginning of the end. – Bill Gates


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Usage is like oxygen for ideas. You can never fully anticipate how an audience is going to react to something you’ve created until it’s out there. – Matt Mullenweg-Founder of Wordpress


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Do what today others won’t, so tomorrow, you can do what others can’t. – Brian Rogers Loop


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Nothing ever happens in your life unless you create the space for it to happen in. – James McCay


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If you’re proactive, you don’t have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own. – Stephen Covey


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How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. – Anne Frank


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You must not under any pretence allow your mind to dwell on any thought that is not positive, constructive, optimistic, kind. – Emmet Fox


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Whatever you want to do, do it now! There are only so many tomorrows. – Michael Landon Jr.


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Be a creator of circumstances rather than just a creature of circumstances. Be proactive rather than reactive. – Brian Tracy


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Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action. – William James


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Don’t wait for your ship to come in, swim out to it. – Cathy Hopkins


Length: 8 minutesComplexity: Standard

“I can wait for life to shape me in whatever manner it chooses. Or I can shape me to make life whatever I choose.” ― Craig D. Lounsbrough


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“Before you go out and occupy Wall Street, occupy your own brain!” ― Tai Lopez