A situation where both people or groups benefit. Efforts are made by both sides so that no one loses
Acting on your choice (one of the four human tools)
circle of no control
Consists of all matters that a person cares about but cannot do anything about presently
relationship bank account
A metaphor for the amount of trust in a relationship
To make choices based upon feelings, moods, and emotions
Qualities or traits. A person with high character has integrity, maturity, and consistency.
Understanding right from wrong (One of the four human tools)
Circle of control
Includes those things that a person can influence directly
The way we think about and see things
Making a creative choice (one of the four human tools)
Things we do consistently; things we do on autopilot.
sharpen the saw
A daily process of strengthening or renewing four aspects of oneself: physical, mental, spiritual, and social/emotional. Also called self-renewal.
Getting what you want over and over again
A general or fundamental truth; natural law
Understanding why you feel the way you do (one of the four human tools)
Two or more people producing more together than they could have done separately; based on valuing differences
When individuals learn self-mastery and self-discipline (this precedes the public victory)
To think before one acts and to take responsibility for the choice made.
Getting to know ourselves better; learning about ourselves.
When individuals build deep, lasting, highly effective relationships with other people.