The Relationship Bank Account
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Why is success with self so important to success with others?
In this chapter of the book, they answer this question with saying, "It's because the most important ingredient in any relationship is what you are" This is saying that when you are in a relationship and you do not know what is wrong with it, you might just need to look at yourself to find what is wrong. Covey, Sean. “The Relationship Bank Account.” The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens, Fireside , New York, NY, 1998, pp. 131–145.
So How Can You Build a Rich Relationship or Repair a Broken One
To build a positive or 'rich' relationship you need to make more deposits than withdrawals. Making one deposits at a time. Repairing a broken relationship you need to put $5,000 deposits if you put $4,999 withdrawals. Covey, Sean. “The Relationship Bank Account.” The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens, Fireside , New York, NY, 1998, pp. 131–145.
A PERSONAL CHALLENGE
Pick one important relationship in your life and it can be anyone. Make that relationship better.