Recognized as one of Time magazine's twenty-five most influential Americans, Stephen R. Covey (1932-2012) was an internationally respected leadership authority, family expert, teacher, organizational consultant, and author. His books have sold more than twenty-five million copies in thirty-eight languages, and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People was named the #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 cofounder and vice chairman of FranklinCovey, a leading global training firm.
"The 7 Habits encompasses timeless principles that can help
guide any company toward success."--Tony Hsieh "New York times
bestselling author of Delivering Happiness and CEO of Zappos.com,
"The 7 Habits has guided many of us on our journey through the world of business. Simple but incredibly effective. A great guide for any aspiring leader!"--Meg Whitman, CEO of HP "New York times bestselling author of Delivering Happiness and CEO of Zappos.com, Inc."
"As the seminal work of Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has influenced millions around the world to be their best selves at work and at home. It stands the test of time as one of the most important books of our time."--Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo "author of Unlimited Power and Awaken the Giant Within"
"Twenty-five years after it first appeared, the wisdom of The 7 Habits is more relevant than ever. On an individual level, people are burning out, and on a collective level we are burning up the planet. So Dr. Covey's emphasis on self-renewal and his understanding that leadership and creativity require us to tap into our own physical, mental, and spiritual resources are exactly what we need now."--Arianna Huffington "New York times bestselling author of Delivering Happiness and CEO of Zappos.com, Inc."
"With all the responsibilities and demands of time, travel, work, and families placed upon us in today's competitive world, it's a pig plus to have Stephen Covey's The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People to refer to."--Marie Osmond "author of The Key is Love: My Mother's Wisdom, A Daughter's Gratitude"
"Every so often a book comes along that not only alters the lives of readers but leaves an imprint on the culture itself. The 7 Habits is one of those books."--Daniel Pink, author of Drive and To Sell is Human