Whether looking for a job, looking for a relationship or just hoping to survive this recession the ability to maintain integrity, demonstrate discipline and keep a positive attitude is vitally important. Without these things active in your life you lose perspective. When you lose perspective, circumstance dictates your outcome because you begin to lose hope in what you are truly capable of accomplishing.
The hardest thing to master on Earth is the human tongue. The next hardest thing to master is the human will.
You have to determine your base core values, then speak them to yourself daily. (master your tongue)
You must hold a passionate conviction to the part you play in your own success and you must direct your energy, effort and emotion to finishing strong. (master your will)
Then you will begin to exercise the power of self leadership and begin to influence those around you.