You guys should familiar with 7 habits's Stephen Covey which inspiring many people on earth. I just found the PDF file from cisco networkers 2005 presented by Accenture with the title "The Seven Habits of Successful Networkers".
• Be Proactive
It's similar with 7 habits's Stephen Covey, networkers should prepare to react on the new big technology.
• Be Bold
It is not time for timid thinking and Do you have the right partners?
• Be an Effective Businessman
Run a network like businessman and align with business strategy
• Learn from Others
Be aware of what is essential now and what is next
• Communicate Your Plan
Network can be like electricity, executives only hear about it when it is not working
• Challenge Your Thinking
The path to successful project delivery is not always straight
• Execute Ruthlessly
The path to successful network delivery is merciless