Call It Discipline or Self-Control…We Need More of It

Last week Tony Schwartz wrote an interesting post on Harvard Business Review, and it’s worth the read. Schwartz is a bestselling author, and expert on helping executives increase performance by managing energy. He argues in this piece that self-regulation is the #1 factor in success — yet we rarely take the actions that increase our capacity for self-discipline. Being able to self-regulate is, in essence, about energy management.  Read his take on it:

http://blogs.hbr.org/schwartz/2011/09/the-skill-that-matters-most.html

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About kristihedges
Executive coach, leadership development consultant, Forbes.com blogger, Entrepreneur.com contributor, author of Power of Presence (AMACOM).

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