“How to Win Friends and Influence People” is one of the most popular self-improvement books ever written. Over 15 million copies sold and to this day people swear by the book.
Today I present to you the a How to Win Friends and Influence People summary.
Perfection plays a major role in being successful, let me try to define perfection
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. ― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Airman’s Odyssey
Peter F.Drucker was used to tell the story of a Greek sculptor from 500 BCE who was commissioned by the city of Athens to construct a set of statues to ring the top of a building. The sculptor toiled for months longer than expected, making the backs of the statues as beautiful as the fronts.
The city commissioners, angered by his extra work, asked: “Why did you make the backs of the statues as beautiful as the front? No one will ever see the backs!”
“Ah, but the Gods can see them,” replied the sculptor.
In the last article – success, we have discussed the various factors of individual’s success. In this article, we will be looking into the various ingredients required to build a successful Team.
You must note that it is all about Building, you are expected to spend good amount of time in laying your foundation strong as it is incredibly important. The biggest reason for this is that any mistakes you make in the foundation will only get worse as you go up.
Knowing what you have and what do you want is the way of life.
In IT Operations, you may category the work into two
- Planned Work
- Business Projects
- IT Internal Projects
- Change Requests
- Unplanned Work