Monday, May 26, 2008

Excuses Are For Losers

It takes a certain amount of personal maturity to accept responsibility, not only for one's actions but also for the outcomes of those actions. It is so easy to play the blame-game and put the responsibility with someone else; "It was his or her fault", or blame circumstances, the weather, or other forces outside your own control. Only the truly mature person knows that excuses are for losers and can say: "If it is to be, it is up to me!"

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Urban Gavelin a native Swede with more than twenty five years of business experience. He has held positions as director of sales- marketing- and business development on Nordic, European and World Wide levels. Urban has lived and worked in Stockholm, London and New York, now works primarily with leadership development and sales training and is a credentialed coach. He has studied Executive Management at Lausanne Business School and Stockholm School of Economics.

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