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  • Writer's pictureDebbie Petropoulos

Top 20 Habits of Highly Successful Leaders Who Thrive in Turbulent Times of Career Transition

Updated: Jul 6, 2023

Leaders are doing their best to navigate through turbulent times.

How we choose to react to an environment of unprecedented change and challenge will determine success or failure.

Professionals are seeking executive coaching guidance and support for leadership, life and career transition challenges.

Despite the day-to-day uncertainty in the workforce and the personal impact, these resilient leaders are moving forward and adapting to the changes and challenges.

Achieve Successful Outcomes in Career Transition, Leadership and Life by Adopting These Top 20 Habits of Success:

1. Persist in the face of setbacks and adversities.

2. Re-calibrate and bounce back when things don't go according to plan.

3. Understand what motivates you, what you love, and what your strengths/weaknesses are.

4. Ask questions and seek advice from other successful leaders.

5. Gather as much information as possible from resources with similar challenges.

6. Gain knowledge, advice, and support through your trusted network.

7. Seek mentors and coaches to provide new perspective and enhance your full potential.

8. Participate in meaningful activities to elevate your thinking.

9. Create meaning in your own life and in the lives of others.

10. Make self-care a top priority.

11. Prioritize spiritual, mental, and physical health to recharge.

12. Show gratitude, treat everyone with respect, and recognize the contributions of others.

13. Support and help others succeed with a generosity of spirit.

14. Resolve differences, intentionally let go, and forgive.

15. Focus on forward movement and fulfillment of purpose.

16. Maintain integrity as a role model and leader.

17. Cultivate a positive attitude and optimism.

18. Have high standards and do the next right thing.

19. Grow by learning, adapting, and improving.

20. Listen to and stay connected (with customers, team members, family, friends...)

Reach out if you'd like to talk about a transition change or challenge you're currently experiencing. Simply select a date and time from the calendar:

During our 45 minute complimentary Clarity Call together we'll get acquainted and talk about what your personal best could look like, a challenge you're currently experiencing or a change you'd like to make in your life.

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About the Author

Deborah Petropoulos is a Transformational Life Coach and Founder of One True You, LLC. Deborah specializes in mid-life transitions and helps professionals gain clarity on what's most important by providing strategic guidance for goal achievement and successful outcomes.

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Top 20 Habits of Highly Successful Leaders Who Thrive In Turbulent Times


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