You will be asked to negotiate things you must never trade away. Whatever is offered in trade will never equal what you are being asked to give up. The following list includes the things forbidden from being negotiated away.
- Integrity or…
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There is never a reason to do anything without first determining the outcome.
This principle shows up in Stephen Covey’s masterwork, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, where he proposes one begins with the end in mind—and an…Continue Reading