Chapter 13. Voilà!—How to Put It All Together


And herein lies the secret of true power. Learn, by constant practice, how to husband your resources, and concentrate them, at any moment, upon a given point.

 --James Allen[1]

This book rests on three premises:

  • Similar to an athlete whose mastery is evident when he or she competes to break a record, the mastery of an accomplished decision maker is evident when he or she has to make a tough decision.

  • The key to achieving decision-making mastery is the ability to effectively focus your physical, mental, and emotional resources at will on a certain issue.

  • Such focus enables you to reach decision clarity faster, more easily, and with greater certainty. It is a skill and can be learned.

The objective of this ...

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