CARD - Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disasters Do you LOVE to read? In Stephen R. Covey's best-selling book "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" preparation, planning, prevention, and relationship building are listed as key areas of focus for highly effective people. The most desirable "Quadrant II" in his famous matrix, is a veritable love letter to emergency managers everywhere.
Habits of highly effective people, made by Moira M. 1. Be proactive. (Initiative to do to things)2. Begin with the end in mind. (Set goals)3. Seen first to understand, then to be understood. (Listen)4. Put first things first. (Prioritize your tasks)5. Think Win-Win.. (Be a team player)6. Synergize. (Creative cooperation)7. Sharpen the saw. (Take a break)