“Building PRIDE Inside and Out: Are you a Builder or a Bulldozer?”

8 Keys of Excellence

September:  OWNERSHIP
Take responsibility for your actions.  Be accountable and responsible for what you feel, say and do. Be someone who can be counted on, someone who responds.

October: FAILURE LEADS TO SUCCESS
Learn from mistakes.  Embrace the concept that failures provide you with the information you need to learn and grow so that you can succeed.

November: SPEAK WITH GOOD PURPOSE
Speak honestly and kindly.  Speak in a positive sense with good intent, being responsible for honest and direct communication.

December: COMMITTMENT
Do whatever it takes.  Follow your vision without wavering.  Keep your promises to yourself and to others.

January: THIS IS IT!
Make the most of every moment! Focus your attention on the present moment, knowing that how much attention you pay to now determines the quality of your tomorrow.

February:  INTEGRITY
Match behaviors with values.  Conduct yourself in the state of authenticity, sincerity, and wholeness that results when your values and behavior are aligned.

March: FLEXIBILITY
Be willing to do things differently.  Recognize what’s not working and be willing to change what you’re doing to achieve your desired outcome.

April: BALANCE
Keep a healthy mind, body, and spirit.  Make positive choices.  Experience a sense of well-being and fulfillment by focusing on your highest priorities.