Know Your Value

“Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.”
~ Anton Chekhov

With the season of giving and gratitude right around the corner, it’s important as a business leader to recognize and remember your values and goals both personally and professionally. Always remember your life choices and behaviors should be guided by strong core values. When times get tough and direction gets lost our values should remain strong. Establish and practice solid values that will impact your life and keep you on the path to success.

Without a sense of purpose and value in your personal and professional life, feelings of fulfillment and worth can get lost and may negatively affect your leadership skills. Build up your values by thinking about the inspirations in your life, why you wake up each morning, what you take pride in, what makes you happy and what are some future goals you want to achieve.

Once your values are set, prioritize your top values and combine similar ideas into one vision. With confidence and integrity, concentrate on three values that you are proud of having. While your list of values can be endless, it’s important to not overload your goals to a point where they feel too difficult to achieve.

Value-based choices are crucial for business leaders to ensure the best possible impact for future happiness and career development.

Kelly D. Scott
Chairman/CEO
Vistage Florida
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