Habits of Successful People: Exceeding Our Capacity

Brian Tracy tells us that most people work at only 50% of capacity. To achieve greater performance, Tracy points to greater focus and concentration.

Functioning at a higher capacity can lead to better results and in turn improved confidence and self-esteem.

  • Most people work at 50% of capacity
  • The foundations of good work habits are:
    • Focus
      • Clarity on desired results
      • Relative priority of steps needed to achieve the desired results
    • Concentration
      • Stay with a task until it’s completed, no diversions or distractions
      • Benefits of task completions include more confidence, energy, self-esteem