Startup Guide

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RYAN ALLIS With Ellen Daly
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COM 65 .VALUES MY CORE VALUES HERE IS MY CORE VALUE… STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES MY CORE VALUE “DO UNTO OTHERS AS YOU’D HAVE DONE UNTO YOURSELF” STARTUPGUIDE.COM 66 .

VALUES MY VALUES HERE ARE THE 50 additional VALUES I HOLD DEARLY AND DO MY BEST TO ALWAYS LIVE BY STARTUPGUIDE.COM 67 .

COM 68 .VALUES Acceptance I shall recognize the Uniqueness and humanity OF THOSE WHO DIFFER FROM MYSELF STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES Action THOUGH DELIBERATE & CAREFUL I SHALL HAVE A BIAS TOWARD ACTION STARTUPGUIDE.COM 69 .

VALUES Adaptation I shall MAINTAIN in A STATE ABLE TO FLOW. LEARN & MODIFY MYSELF TO FIT NEW SURROUNDINGS OR OCCURENCES STARTUPGUIDE.COM 70 .

COM 71 .VALUES Analysis I shall analyze what I do and DO NOT DO AND ATTEMPT TO DERIVE INHERENT LAWS. AXIOMS. TENANTS AND GUIDEPOSTS BASED ON THE EFFECTS OF THESE ACTIONS & INACTIONS STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 72 .VALUES Best effort I shall PUT FORTH MY FULL AND BEST EFFORT WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF PROPER PHYSICAL & MENTAL HEALTH STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES challenge I shall often challenge MYSELF & STEP OUTSIDE MY COMFORT ZONE SO AS TO REACH WORTHY GOALS STARTUPGUIDE.COM 73 .

VALUES commitment I shall UPHOLD MY COMMITMENTS AND UNDER-PROMISe AND OVER-DELIVER STARTUPGUIDE.COM 74 .

VALUES communication I shall MAKE IT A PRIORITY TO LEARN TO COMMUNICATE EXTREMELY WELL WITH OTHERS STARTUPGUIDE.COM 75 .

COM 76 .VALUES Confidence I shall ALWAYS BE CONFIDENT & OPTIMISTIC AND SET MY GOALS HIGH STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 77 .VALUES contentment I shall BE ONLY WHERE I AM AND SAVOR EVERYTHING ABOUT THAT MOMENT STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 78 .VALUES detail I shall NOT DALLY NEEDLESSLY IN DETAIl BUT EXAMINE TO THE FULL EXTENT NEEDED STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 79 .VALUES Environmentally conscious THOUGH I SHALL PROMOTE THE MASTERY OF NATURE FOR THE BETTERMENT OF LIVING CONDITIONS OF HUMANS I SHALL NEVER FORGET THAT THE EARTH SHOULD BE TREATED AS PRECIOUS AND THAT SUSTAINABILITY MUST BE REQUIRED IF WE ARE TO SURVIVE AS A SPECIES I SHALL ALWAYS KEEP EXTERNALITIES In MIND IN MY BUSINESS DEALINGS STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES focus I shall RECOGNIZE THAT WHILE I CAN DO ANYTHING I CAN’T DO EVERYTHING STARTUPGUIDE.COM 80 .

VALUES forgiveness I shall FORGIVE THOSe WHO HAVE MENDED WAYS INCLUDING MYSELF STARTUPGUIDE.COM 81 .

COM 82 .VALUES generosity I shall GIVE TO OTHERS HOWEVER I AM BEST AND MOST ABLE STARTUPGUIDE.

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health

I shall maintain my health and EAT sleep & Exercise IN SUCH A MANNER AS TO MAINTAIN A HIGH LEVEL OF ENERGY I SHALL ELIMINATE NEGATIVE ENERGY AS MY BODY IS A TEMPLE OF GOD THAT HOUSES MY

SPIRIT

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honesty

I shall BE HONEST AND FORTHRIGHT IN ALL REPRESENTATIONS of AND And Deliberations with MYSELF
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humility

I shall NOT BE AFRAID TO ASK FOR HELP AND NOT ASSUME MYSELF

ABOVE ANOTHER
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COM 86 .VALUES industry I shall LOSE NO TIME AND ALWAYS BE EMPLOYED IN SOMETHING USEFUl REFLECTION AND RELAXATION SHALL Be included in the definition of USEFUL STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 87 .VALUES integrity I SHALL ACT WITH INTEGRITY AND IN ALIGNMENT WITH WHAT I SAY I WILL DO STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 88 .VALUES justice I shall WRONG NONE STARTUPGUIDE.

THERE’S NO REASON NOT TO.VALUES kindness I SHALL LIVE A LIFE OF KINDNESS & COMPASSION.COM 89 . STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 90 .VALUES learning I shall be continously LEARNinG AND I SHALL CONTINOUSLY READ STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES listening I SHALL STRIVE TO LISTEN & UNDERSTAND BEFORE I SPEAK STARTUPGUIDE.COM 91 .

VALUES mentorship I shall GIVE THE KNOWLEDGE I HAVE AND WILL GAIN TO OTHERS STARTUPGUIDE.COM 92 .

VALUES mistakes I shall STRIVE TO LEARN FROM THE MISTAKES I MAKE AND TO NOT MAKE THE SAME MISTAKE STARTUPGUIDE.COM TWICE 93 .

COM 94 .VALUES nature I shall CONSERVE AND PROTECT NATURE AND ENSURE IT REMAINS FOR MY GRANDCHILDREN STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES optimism I shall ALWAYS SEE THE GLASS AS HALF FULL STARTUPGUIDE.COM 95 .

VALUES organization I shall KEEP MY LIFE & BELONGINGS IN ORDEr WHILE KEEPING SPACE FOR EXHUBERENCE & CREATIVITY STARTUPGUIDE.COM 96 .

COM 97 .VALUES passion I shall ALWAYS FIGHT AND STRIVE FOR THAT WHICH I BELIEVE STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 98 .VALUES perseverance I shall NOT GIVE UP NOR GIVE IN TOO SOON AS LONG AS I FEEL A GOAL IS WORTHY OF THE EFFORT STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 99 .VALUES planning I shall PLAN FOR MY LIFE AND UPComing EVENTS STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES positivity I shall be positive DURING ALL TIMES AND BELIEVE IN THE POWER oF A POSITIVE MENTAL ATTITUDE STARTUPGUIDE.COM 100 .

COM 101 .VALUES preparation I shall ATTEMPT TO ENTER EACH SITUATION WITH AN INTELLECTUAL FRAMEWORK PRIMED & READY STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 102 .VALUES presence I shall FOCUS MY COMPLETE ATTENTION ON THE SINGLE INDIVIDUAL I AM SPEAKING WITH STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 103 .VALUES punctuality I shall be on TIME STARTUPGUIDE.

GOALS. and HABITS STARTUPGUIDE.VALUES reflection I shall TAKE MOMENTS TO REVIEW WHAT HAS BEEN DONE AND EXAMINE SOCIETY AND MY BEING.COM 104 .

COM 105 .VALUES respect I shall RESPECT ALL OTHERS STARTUPGUIDE.

COM 106 .VALUES sacrifice I shall SAVE & INVEST FOR TODAY SO AS TO GAIN FOR TOMORROW STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES sincerity I SHALL BE SINCERE AND USE NO HURTFUL WORDS STARTUPGUIDE.COM 107 .

VALUES spirituality I shall REALIZE I AM A VERY SMALL PART OF THE UNIVERSE AND have immense gratitude STARTUPGUIDE.COM 108 .

VALUES solitude I SHALL HAVE A PERIOD OF PEACE AND SOLITUDE AT THE BEGINNING OF EACH DAY IN WHICH I SHALL GIVE THANKS AND ENVISION THE DAY AHEAD STARTUPGUIDE.COM 109 .

VALUES spontaneity I SHALL PERFORM WEEKLY EITHER An ACT OF KINDNESS OR AN ACTIVITY WHICH I HAVE NEVER DONE BEFORE STARTUPGUIDE.COM 110 .

COM 111 .VALUES superficiality I SHALL NOT FOCUS ON THE OUTER BUT ON THE INNER STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES teaching I shall TRANSFER BOTH KNOWLEDGE & ENERGY IN TEACHING STARTUPGUIDE.COM 112 .

COM IMPORTANT 113 .VALUES tranquility I shall NOT BE DISTURBED BY TRIFLES OR BY THAT WHICH IS NOT TRULY STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES transparency I shall LIVE A PUBLIC LIFE AND SHARE THE CONTENTS OF MY Dreams & PLANS STARTUPGUIDE.COM 114 .

COM 115 .VALUES travel I shall MAKE A PRIORITY TO SEE AND EXPLORE THE WORLD STARTUPGUIDE.

VALUES Work ethic I shall WORK BOTH HARD AND INTELLIGENTLY AND NOT LEAVE FOR TOMORROW WHAT CAN BE DONE TODAY STARTUPGUIDE.COM 116 .

i. waste nothing. STARTUPGUIDE.COM 117 . let each part of your business have its time.  Frugality: Make no expense but to do good to others or yourself.  Resolution: Resolve to perform what you ought.  Temperance: Eat not to dullness. 4. 3.VALUES Benjamin franklin’s 13 values 1. perform without fail what you resolve.e. 2.  Order: Let all your things have their places.. drink not to elevation.

  Moderation: Avoid extremes. 9. or at accidents common or unavoidable. cut off all unnecessary actions. 8. STARTUPGUIDE. be always employed in something useful. clothes.COM 118 . 7.  Industry: Lose no time.  Tranquility: Be not disturbed at trifles.VALUES Benjamin franklin’s 13 values 6. or habitation.  Cleanliness: Tolerate no uncleanliness in body. forbear resenting injuries so much as you think they deserve.

10.COM 119 . never to dullness. avoid trifling conversation.  Humility: Imitate Jesus and Socrates.  Silence: Speak not but what may benefit others or yourself. 12. 13.VALUES Benjamin franklin’s 13 values 9. speak accordingly. STARTUPGUIDE.  Justice: Wrong none by doing injuries. if you speak. 11. or the injury of your own or another's peace or reputation. think innocently and justly.  Sincerity: Use no hurtful deceit. or omitting the benefits that are your duty. weakness. and.  Chastity: Rarely use venery but for health or offspring.

VALUES In summary YOUR LIFE WILL BE ENRICHED AND YOU WILL SLEEP SOUNDLY AT NIGHT KNOWING YOU ARE LIVING WITH A CONsCIOUS SET OF VALUES AND FOLLOWING THE GOLDEN RULE STARTUPGUIDE.COM 120 .

They differ by culture. yet many have “care for others” at their core.VALUES Global values systems There are many GLOBAL VALUES SYSTEM AND VIEWS ON RESPONSIBILITY. Here are just a few EXAMPLES… Ubuntu – A spirit of cooperation between peoples of all colors and creeds. originating from southern Africa Li – a CONFUCIAN SET OF NORMS OF BEHAVIOR Tikkun Olam – The Jewish concept of “repair of the world” Ahimsa – A Sanskrit philosophy of do no harm Ummah – An ARABIC PERSPECTIVE ON COMMUNITY STARTUPGUIDE.COM 121 .

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