Summary of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
From THE 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE by Stephen R. Covey and Sean Covey, Copyright © 2020 FranklinCovey Foundation published by permission of Simon & Schuster, Simon & Schuster, Inc., N.Y.
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In this updated edition of the late Stephen R. Covey's bestseller, Sean Covey draws on ancient wisdom, modern psychology and 20th century science and wraps the mix in a distinctively American can-do program of easy-looking steps calling mostly for self-discipline. This classic – now in a new 30th anniversary edition with a foreword by Jim Collins – is a popular, trusted manual for self-improvement, although you still may find some prescriptions easier to agree with than to act upon.
About the Authors
Sean Covey is Executive Vice President of Global Solutions and Partnerships for FranklinCovey and a New York Times bestselling author. His books include The 6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make, The 7 Habits of Happy Kids, The 4 Disciplines of Execution and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. The late Stephen R. Covey was vice-chairman of FranklinCovey and founder of the Covey Leadership Center. His bestsellers include The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
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5 days agoThe 7 Habits of highly effective People is, My favorite manual reference on Personal Development and Character, to drive my personal effectiveness.
11 months agoFav habit n need to work on this more: Habit 3: Put First Things First. Balance the attention you give to each of your roles.
11 months agoWritten many years ago but still as applicable today as it was then
12 months agoAn eye opener also good giude line
12 months agoEye opener
12 months agoGood guide line
1 year agoA good refresher to start the week