7 HABITS FOR STAFF
6. SYNERGISE ~
THE HABIT OF CREATIVE
‘THE WHOLE IS THE GREATER THAN
THE SUM OF ITS PARTS’
EFFECTIVE PARADIGM: Together we can create a better, a higher way.
INEFFECTIVE PARADIGM: It’s either hour way or the my way, no
PLAN Spend 20 – 30 minutes planning your week – use
your diary & benchmark results.
1. Review mission & roles
2. Choose big rocks
3. Plan the week
4. Plan the day
5. Review Habit 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6
LIVE THE HABIT 1. Pick an issue at work or home ~ a small one
you can effectively address in one meeting.
Meet with your work team/family and use
the Getting to Synergy process to arrive at a
solution better that what anyone started
• Check willingness
• Reflect viewpoints
• Create ideas
TEACH TO LEARN Teach the habit to your learning buddy.
1. Show the video segment Mauritius..
2. Use the Sam’s Pizza Place story on p28 of
the contract book.
3. Teach the concept of valuing differences.
Refer to guidebook pages 126-131.
On completion – complete your scoreboard on p52 of the contract book.
‘The enemy of the best is the good.’ Voltaire
‘If two people have the same opinion, one is unnecessary.’ Stephen R. Covey
‘People who are truly effective have the humility and reverence to recognize their own
perceptual limitations and appreciate the rich resources available through interactions with
the hearts and minds of other human beings.’ Stephen R. Covey
‘Don’t expect anything from an echo.’ Dune Muncy
‘And we know that all things work together for good to them who love God, for them who
are the called according to his purpose.’ Romans 8:28