Purity of Focus

Small, Dave
September 2004
Fire Chief;Sep2004, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p82
Trade Publication
Explains a personal mission statement that uses the acronym, SHARP. Service for others; Attitude; Responsibility or moral, legal or mental accountability; Pride and self-respect.


Related Articles

  • Turn Employees into Partners. Qubein, Nido R. // Executive Excellence;Dec2000, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p8 

    Presents principles of effective people management. Recognition of employees' contributions to the success of the company; Deterioration of productivity of disgruntled employees; Formulation of an inspiring corporate vision; Necessity for leaders and managers to observe high standards of...

  • LOVE YOURSELF FIERCELY. Taylor, Susan L. // Essence (Essence);Aug2001, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p103 

    Provides information on how to lift one's self-esteem. How to accept reality; Importance of trusting oneself; Setting parameters in relationships.

  • Why not the best? There is no excuse. Hetrick, Bruce // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/29/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p19 

    Opines that striving for one's best is a great way to build self-esteem. Need to meet one's capabilities; Frequent excuses for delivering something less; Use of this kind of attitude in one's daily life.

  • Disagree -- respectfully! Harness, Virginia // New Moon Girls;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p12 

    The article reports on how to disagree in a respectful manner.

  • Sorumluluk Ä°nançlarını Arttıran Faktörleri Belirleme ÖlçeÄŸinin Uyarlanması. İKİZ, F. Ebru; TOTAN, Tarık; KARACA, Rengin // Yeni Symposium;May2013, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p105 

    Objective: Responsibility assumptions mean facing consequences of one's own behaviors or an event within his or her province. An inflated sense of responsibility is defined as the over importance of thoughts and beliefs about the importance of controlling one's thoughts. Coles and Schofield...

  • Integrity--The Most Important Trait To Cultivate. Parachin, Victor M. // American Salesman;Mar2002, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p14 

    Presents tips on developing the virtue of integrity among employees. Establishment of corporate mission statements; Significance of executives' commitment to integrity and credibility; Correlation of integrity with generosity.

  • Melting the Dreamsicle of praise. Cooperman, Jeannette // National Catholic Reporter;11/28/2003, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p22 

    Comments on several issues concerning self-esteem. Entirely different sort of self-esteem coveyed by religion, which is predicated upon God's love for us; Views on God's love and its impact on one's life; Implications on religion and the conduct of life.

  • It's our world. Taylor, Susan L. // Essence (Essence);Apr98, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p73 

    Editorial. Emphasizes on the insight that man controls his inner being and everything that is in the world is just but an expression of his self-esteem. Biblical teachings on self-esteem; Account on how racial and cultural differences influence man's being; Suggestions on how a man can...

  • An Expectant Attitude. Zalack, Richard G. // Advisor Today;Aug2002, Vol. 97 Issue 8, p74 

    Suggests that having an expectant attitude is the prime requirement for being successful. Discussion on having expectant attitude; By-product of having an expectant attitude.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics