Diligence in Business: Good Thoughts
Someone has compiled the following 10 excuses that are not recommended for ambitious men & women:
a) That’s the way we’ve always done it.
b) I didn’t know you were in a hurry for it.
c) That’s not in my department.
d) No one told me to go ahead.
e) I’m waiting for an okay.
f) How did I know this was different?
g) That’s his job, not mine.
h) Wait till the boss comes back & ask him.
i) I forgot.
j) I didn’t think it was that important.
16. Here are 10 tips to improve your memory:
a) Intend to remember.
b) Understand what you are trying to remember.
c) Organise what you know into meaningful patterns.
d) Become genuinely interested in what you want to remember.
e) Use as many senses as possbile.
f) Associate what you want to remember with what you know.
g) If you cannot find a logical association for a new fact, invent your own.
h) If you have a great deal to remember, spread it over a few days.
i) Review what you want to remember as often as possible.
j) The best time to memorise is at night before you go to bed.