I’d been thinking about writing this article topic for a week or so when I was listening to Jack Canfield’s The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be. He told me about Success Principle Number 54: Keep your agreements. I knew then that this was an article that must be written now!
In high school I had a friend who was always canceling on me. We’d have plans for Friday night and at the last minute, she canceled. It didn’t take more than a couple of times for me to learn not to make plans with her anymore because she was unreliable.
Back in the day agreements were made on handshakes and “one’s word is one’s bond” was a common saying. But nowadays, agreements don’t seem to have the honor they once had. [Read more…] about Honor Your Commitments