Stop Being Proactive

Ben Heim
3 min readOct 11, 2023
Photo by Tim Gouw on Unsplash

In eighth grade, I read the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teenagers — a take on the one for adults but written by the original author’s son. The first chapter changed my life for the better (and worse). Here’s that story.

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