If we seek in Greek the meaning of attitude we have that it comes from the word? (stasis) which means position, stability, put it. In latin it comes from the word actitudo which means putting firm, be firm, posture of the human body, especially when it is determined by the movements of the mind, or express something with efficiency, disposition of mind manifested in some way. It has the same meaning as the previous words in Spanish. Taking into account all the above definitions, we could say that attitude is the way in which we face life and its circumstances (obstacles, difficulties, etc.) as you would say Ortega and Gaset. According to the psychology of Carl Rogers person-centered, attitudes are internal and give rise to our behavior. Maxwell in his book what mark the difference, points out that the origin of our attitude is in the thoughts. That is our way of think determines our attitude. If our thoughts are positive, we will have a positive attitude towards life and their adversities.
If instead of positive thoughts, our mind generates negative thoughts, our attitude to life and the difficulties will be negative, pessimistic, bitter etc. In his book the power of the Factor additional, Norman Vincent Peale us recounts an anecdote. As he walked through the streets of Hong Kong were arrested in front of a place where did tattoos and while he watched in the showcase models of tattoos, struck him a sample saying born to lose. He immediately entered in the tattoo shop and asked him to the Chinese tattooist, if there is actually someone who wants to put those horrible words on his body. The tattooist replied in a bad English and golpendo your forehead with your fingers, until the tattoo is in the body, tattoo is the first in the mind. People can tattoo in our mind positive ideas or negative thoughts. Our attitude depends on what types of tatuemos thoughts in our mind. Attitude makes the difference in people.
This is what enables us to develop our capabilities to the maximum. The attitude is what determines how we see and how we handle our feelings. Attitude gives us advantage over others or leaves us at a disadvantage. It all depends on as positive or negative to be our acitud. The attitude is the only difference between failure and success. The attitude is an additive to our personality that can turn us into persons with which others feel at ease. Like none of us to be in the company of negative, pessimistic, people who complain about everything, living by dragging the existence. That is why leaders must have a good attitude. Without an attitude positive late or early leadership collapses, the person collapses is the first obstacle. In addition, the followers of the leader noticed faster attitudes than actions. It is impossible that a leader with bad attitude to succeed. Let us wait to be the person you want to be and let’s start has become that person. Original author and source of the article.