With 2014 just around the corner, it’s time for an honest self-assessment: each one of us to reflect upon the year gone by. It is time to introspect upon our strengths, accomplishments, and experiences; as well as, our weaknesses, shortcomings, and challenges. It’s an opportunity to reevaluate our interests, aspirations, and purpose and take corrective action. It is time to understand the difference between urgent and important, to balance work and life, and to plan for the year ahead. It is time to define clear priorities, set goals, and take time bound actions. It is a time of hope, a time to make a new beginning with resolve and confidence to achieve our goals. It is an occasion to brace ourselves for the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. 2014 will be a year of change, and opportunities. Make best use of your time, talent and energy.
I wish 2014 will be fulfilling, rewarding, and will bring peace, prosperity, and happiness to everyone.
Happy New Year 2014!!
Contributed by Rakesh Malhotra, Founder of Five Global Values (www.fiveglobalvalues.com) and Author of “Adventures of Tornado Kid, Whirling Back Home Towards Timeless Values”. Passionately determined to uncover the mystery of human behavior. His fascination with the influence of core values on human behavior stems from a career which has seen rise from an entry-level sales job to that of a seasoned CEO. Having worked, lived, or traveled to more than 40 countries, he has been able to study performance and human behavior across all cultures.