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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, first published in 1989, is a business and self-help book written by Stephen Covey. he 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has captivated readers for 25 years. It has transformed the lives of presidents and CEOs, educators and parents—in short, millions of people of all ages and occupations across the world. It has had an undeniable impact for the past 25 years--and will no doubt continue to be influential for many more. It is a self-improvement book. It is written on Covey's belief that the way we see the world is entirely based on our perceptions. To change a given situation, we must change ourselves, and to change ourselves, we must be able to change our perceptions.
The seven so-called “habits” identified in the book, namely:
1. Be proactive,
2. Begin with the End in Mind,
3. Put First Things First,
4. Think Win-Win,
5. Seek First to Understand, then to be understood,
6. Synergize, and
7. Sharpen the Saw
A TIMELESS BESTSELLER
"There are very few business books that are essential reading for anyone who
wants to make a difference. This is one of the great ones”
- Seth Godin, author of The Icarus Deceptor
‘Every so often a book comes along that not only alters the lives of readers but leaves an imprint on culture itself. The 7 Habits is one of those books’
- Daniel Pink, author of Drive and to sell is Human
CONSIDERED ONE OF THE MOST INSPIRING AND IMPACTFUL BOOKS EVER WRITTEN, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has captivated readers for 25 years. It has transformed,the lives of Presidents and CEOS, educators and parents - in short, millions of people of all ages and occupations have used its step-by-step pathway to adapt to change and to take advantage of the opportunities that change creates.
Recognized as one of Time magazine's 25 most influential Americans, STEPHEN R. COVEY was an internationally respected leadership authority, family expert, teacher, organizational consultant and author. His books have sold more than 25 million copies in 38 languages, and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People was named the No.1 Most Influential Business Book of the Twentieth Century. After receiving an MBA from Harvard and a doctorate degree from Brigham Young University, he became the co-founder and vice chairman of FranklinCovey, the leading global professional services firm.