Habit 7: Sharpen the sword (How does one Sharpen their Saw? (Set time…
Habit 7: Sharpen the sword
What is Sharpening the Sword?
Preserving and enhancing yourself as an individual
An on-going process of self-renewal and enhancement
Having a balanced program for in physical, social/emotional, mental, and spiritual areas
Importance of Self-Renewal
Creates growth and change in your life
Enables you to practice the other six habits
Helps balance your life according to the four 'dimensions'
Social + Emotional
Make friends, have people who you can depend on
Have time to express feelings - reduce stress
Keep physically active
Often can increase focus as nervous energy has been released
Become more religiously active
Plan for more time to mature spiritually
How does one Sharpen their Saw?
Set time aside every day to fine-tune and enhance yourself
One must continuously exercise the four dimensions
Never stop developing, one's sword is never at its sharpest
Do what you believe will define you as a better person. It could range from something to anything, the sky is the limit!