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SUCCESS BUILT TO LAST The Academy for Advanced Leadership and Development www.chairacademy.com BLUEPRINT FOR SUCCESS “Nothing in life is forever, except what you replay in your head.” Unknown SUCCESS BUILT TO LAST Identify Your Best Success Resource Review Factors Key to Personal Success Consider What it Takes to Sustain Success Hold onto Your Authentic Self Learn to Fail Well Build Your Team Breakfast at Sally’s LOOKING BACK AT VIEWS ON SUCCESS Proponent Era Theme/Key Message Horatio Alger 18321899 Hard Work, Courage, Moral Fortitude Russell Conwell 1890 Opportunities for success, wealth, and happiness often lie underfoot Dale Carnegie 1936 Win Friends, Influence People Norman Vincent Peale David Schwartz 1950s Positive Thinking is Power Napoleon Hill 1960s (‘28) Laws of Success, study those who succeed Zig Ziglar 1970s Self Image, Attitudes, Habits = Success Paulo Coelho 1980s Listen to Your Heart, Read the Signs, Follow Your Dreams Habits are the foundation of success Anthony Robbins 1990s Awaken the Giant Within — set goals, take control Andy Andrews 2000s The Traveler’s Gift — life is perspective Magic of Thinking Big Steven Covey LAW OF SUCCESS — A CLASSIC The Master Mind Definitiveness of Purpose Self-Confidence The Habit of Saving Initiative and Leadership Imagination Enthusiasm Self-Control The Habit Of Doing More Than Paid For A Pleasing Personality Accurate Thinking Concentration Cooperation Profiting by Failure Tolerance The Golden Rule Napoleon Hill, Law of Success, 1928 CHAIR ACADEMY KEYS TO SUCCESS Keys to Success Defined C Character, Commitment, Caring, Community H Hope, Happiness, Health A Alignment (Values, Principles, Strengths), Attitude I Invest in YOU and OTHERS R Resilience, Reframe, Reflect “Life is the only real counselor; wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue.” Edith Wharton COMMITMENT “Nothing happens until something or someone moves. You can’t make progress standing still.” Richard Strand, Executive Director, The Chair Academy HOPE “Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.” Joseph Addison ATTITUDE “It’s attitude over aptitude that determines your altitude in life.” Bob Moward, Life Coach, Motivational Speaker INVEST IN YOU AND OTHERS “Our success as leaders is not measured by those following us, but by those following those who are following us.” Unknown RESILIENCE “The oak fought the wind and was broken, the willow bent when it must and survived.” Robert Jordan, The Fires of Heaven TAKE 10 AND REVIEW What has been key to your success? How did this key contribute to your success? STAYING SUCCESSFUL Meaning • Passion • Commitment Thought • “I think I can, so I will.” • Positive, forward thinking Action • Take Risk • Create Alignment Earn Your Luck • Hope is NOT a viable course of action DISCOVER YOUR AUTHENTIC SELF Know Your Authentic Self Practice Core Values Tap in to Key Motivations QUESTIONS Build Your Support Team Stay Grounded Lead with Passion/Purpose Empower Others Hone Your Own Skill/Ability True North, Bill George “This above all: to thine own self be true.” William Shakespeare LEARN TO FAIL WELL View failure as feedback. Set appropriate expectations. Fail early and adjust. Take on those voices in your head. “It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.” Bill Gates INVEST IN OTHERS Connect Inspire Give, Forgive Recognize, Reward Delight Share Encourage “It is not only about you being a genius; it’s about how many people you have helped to unlock their genius.” Olugbenga Stephen ASAOLU, Nigeria BREAKFAST AT SALLY’S "I had seen the poor before, of course,” he writes. “I had given to street people many times – a quarter here, a quarter there. As an affluent businessman, I had sent checks to the Salvation Army and the Union Gospel Mission.... I had seen [the homeless] late at night ... moving across the landscape like nomads.” Richard LeMieux, Breakfast at Sally’s TABLE TALK - PAIR SHARE RESILIENCE “Life is not about how fast you run or how high you climb, but how well you bounce.” Vivian Komori BE RESILIENT Resilience Personal Mastery Awareness Emotional Intelligence Well-Being http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KJJW7EF5aVk BUILD YOUR TEAM Find a small number of people with whom you would like to build a mutually caring and supportive relationship. Build those relationships. Allow those people to push, challenge, and hold you accountable to becoming more successful than you ever would have on your own. “Behind every great leader, at the base of every great tale of success, you will find an indispensable circle of trusted advisors, mentors and colleagues.” Keith Ferrazzi, Who’s Got Your Back SUMMARY Success does not come naturally to most, it is an effortful process. COMMENTS There are vital “keys” to building and sustaining your QUESTIONS success. Be authentic. Learn from failure. Be Resilient. Build Your Team. Lead with Honor! REFLECT Continue to develop those around you. QUESTIONS? COMMENTS? QUESTIONS COMMENTS REFLECTION THANK YOU! REFLECTION Record two or three ideas or issues that came out of the discussion that were most meaningful to you.