Use Proactive Language

January 28, 2019 FranklinCovey Content Team



The way you speak about situations or yourself can change your view. Saying "I have to go to the gym" is much different than saying "I want to go to the gym."

By using proactive language, you can change the way you see the world.


Leading people is vastly different from working as an individual contributor. Download our latest guide to make the mental leap to leader:

Previous Article
Be Open to Change
Be Open to Change

Change is hard, but sometimes it is necessary.

Next Article
Behave Your Way Out
Behave Your Way Out

As Dr. Stephen R. Covey said, "You cannot talk your way out of a problem you've behaved yourself into."