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Generosity is the secret to success: How to maximize your giving with this tracker

Track times you are a Giver, Taker, and Matcher based on Adam Grant's Give and Take book.
Adam Grant summarizes the message behind his book,
, with a quote from Keith Ferrazzi:

"I’ll sum up the key to success in one word—generosity.”

If you are in a leadership position at your company or looking to be a better teammate, this doc will help you figure out if your actions qualify you as a
Giver
,
Taker
, or
Matcher
based on Adam's definitions below:

Givers
-
People who enjoy helping others—and frequently do it without any strings attached
Takers
- People who love to get as much as possible from others and never want to give anything back, unless they absolutely have to
Matchers
- People that like to keep an even balance of ‘give and take’ (majority of people)



Getting started:

Reflect over the
past week
on situations you've been in at work and in your personal life
Log those situations on the
section and click the button for Giver, Taker, or Matcher depending on the decision you made. Clear dummy data here →
Clear Data
View all your Google Calendar events in one place and decide if you were a Giver, Taker or Matcher for each event in
See
for tips on being more of a Giver next week!


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