7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Habit Three: Put First Things First

We continue our series on how the habits in the best-selling book, “7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen Covey, can benefit your Wealth Management Firm. This week, we will look at Habit Three: Put First Things First.

The main premise of “Putting First Things First” is setting goals in order to prioritize the most important things in a timely manner and avoid getting distracted or driven by things that are simply urgent, but not truly a priority for you firm.

This process fosters a healthy decision-making process that can lead to a sense of empowerment, more room for creativity and accelerated problem-solving abilities.