Apr 2008 Making Connections

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  • Apr 2008 Making Connections

    1. 2. Connections & Relationships Family Work Community Spiritual YOU
    2. 3. Connections & Relationships <ul><li>US Labor Statistics -- 2006 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Time spent in one day…. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Personal care/sleeping 8.63 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Working 8.06 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Caring for household family 2.09 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Leisure time 2.09 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Household activities 1.79 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Eating/Drinking 1.23 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Shopping .81 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Educational activities .43 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Phone, mail, email (not work) .19 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Community volunteer .13 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Religious/spiritual .12 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Misc. .21 hours </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>GRAND TOTAL 24.00 hours </li></ul></ul></ul>
    3. 4. Connections & Relationships <ul><li>Form and maintain relationships </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Law of the Harvest </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Play to your strengths </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 out of 10 people play to their strengths (--Marcus Buckingham) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>What are your strengths? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Recommend the book: “How Full Is Your Bucket? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>You grow the most in your areas of strength </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>As you grow, you become more of who you already are </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>By Tom Rath and Donald O. Clifton </li></ul></ul></ul>
    4. 5. Connections & Relationships <ul><li>Random Acts of Kindness </li></ul><ul><ul><li>No expectations </li></ul></ul><ul><li>There is a deep savory richness in getting to know “who” a person is rather than “what” they do </li></ul>
    5. 6. Connections & Relationships <ul><li>Make your “relationship building” a life skill </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Invest time and energy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Step one: </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Self-reflection </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Step two </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Find your life’s passion </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Step three </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Constantly work and search </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
    6. 7. Connections & Relationships <ul><li>How do you know if you are making connections and building a relationship? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Your “gut” feeling </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Passion about common interests </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Laughter </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Invigorated by their energy and vice versa </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Learning from each other </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Being “fully engaged” </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>What are your “signs”? </li></ul>
    7. 8. Connections & Relationships <ul><li>Top Ten Ways to Increase your </li></ul><ul><li>Connections & Relationships </li></ul>10-- Value your current relationships 9-- Make new connections 8-- Share your stories 7-- Actively listen & support the success of others 6-- Be a genuine person 5-- Integrity is critical
    8. 9. Connections & Relationships <ul><li>Top Ten Ways to Increase your </li></ul><ul><li>Connections & Relationships </li></ul>4-- Be honest & upfront 3-- Have fun 2-- Be Curious 1-- Prioritize… --schedule your priorities…don’t prioritize your schedule
    9. 10. We are all connected….

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