Positive Character: Why Some Have It and Others Don’t
Your personality is your distinctive group of emotional traits. It is who you are. Character is what you do with yourself. Character is about morals and ethics; it’s what you do even when no one is looking. Combining personality and character is to join thinking and doing. This book combines the thinking personality with character’s doing to help you successfully navigate everyday events, emotions, and reactions.
When trouble strikes, we react in one of two ways. Option one: we do what is most comfortable and live in denial. This option is frequently chosen when dealing with conflict, failure, mistakes, worry, and even narcissists. The other reaction is not as comfortable because it challenges us to stand on a principled course. To do so involves courage, assertiveness, empathy, intuition, perseverance, and trust.
To live in harmony with the good and bad in life we need to make good choices. Here is a partial list of the things this book will teach you to prioritize:
With fifty quick and easy thoughts for the day, Building Positive Character will get you or keep you moving in a positive direction—starting now!
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About the Author
A general contractor's success hinges around their most important asset: the customer relationship. With forty-five years in the construction industry, Joe Egan rose from apprentice to senior management and ownership positions at several large construction companies. Learn from his decades of experience in witnessing the building and destruction of that fragile bond of trust between the general contractor, employees and customers. After experiencing great successes and failures, making and losing millions of dollars, he's put together the lessons learned in this book for contractors and those at the schools of construction management. Where to find the eBook: Smashwords - http://bit.ly/SmashwordsContractorBook Amazon - http://bit.ly/AmazonContractorBook
Table of ContentsPreface i
Body Language 4
Emotional Intelligence 9
Mind Rest 27
The Present 35
Problem Solvers 36
Self - Talk 41
Social Interaction 44
About the Author 52