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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

By: Sean Covey,Jim Collins - foreword,Stephen R. Covey
Narrated by: Stephen R. Covey,Sean Covey
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New York Times best seller - over 40 million copies sold

The Number One Most Influential Business Book of the 20th Century 

One of the most inspiring and impactful books ever written, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People has captivated people for nearly three decades. It has transformed the lives of presidents and CEOs, educators, and parents - millions of people of all ages and occupations. Now, this 30th anniversary edition of the timeless classic commemorates the wisdom of the seven habits with modern additions from Sean Covey. 

The seven habits have become famous and are integrated into everyday thinking by millions and millions of people. Why? Because they work! 

With Sean Covey’s added takeaways on how the habits can be used in our modern age, the wisdom of the seven habits will be refreshed for a new generation of leaders. 

They include:

  • Habit one: Be proactive
  • Habit two: Begin with the end in mind
  • Habit three: Put first things first
  • Habit four: Think win/win
  • Habit five: Seek first to understand, then to be understood
  • Habit six: Synergize
  • Habit seven: Sharpen the saw 

This beloved classic presents a principle-centered approach for solving both personal and professional problems. With penetrating insights and practical anecdotes, Stephen R. Covey reveals a step-by-step pathway for living with fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity - principles that give us the security to adapt to change and the wisdom and power to take advantage of the opportunities that change creates.

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©2016 Stephen R. Covey (P)2020 Simon & Schuster Audio

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This is an excellent self development book

I liked the clear simple process that the habits are outlined and explained and how they could be applied. Stephen did an excellent job relaying this information in a way that is convincing and thought provoking, I thought especially the part of the book regarding how to practice empathic listening was very helpful and useful for me.

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Inspirational approach to every aspect of life

Book with such foundational advice that helps in day-to-day life, all the way to management and work and time. Worth a read and many re-reads after. 

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Wonderful book, l know l will listen to this again & again.
Thank you Stephen Covey

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Great fundamentals

Great fundamentals for living life, well worth a read/listen. Will probably listen to again in a year. Gets a little preachy at the end but that is my only minor gripe.

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Excellent Book!

Will definitely be listening to this one again, thoroughly enjoyed every chapter. Easy voices to listen to.

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If you want to fall asleep listen to this

Nearly fell asleep listening to this! Super boring and felt like the fundamentals are outdated, the flow of the book was very painful

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Best book on personal growth and development ever

I just finished reading this fabulous book and would recommend it to anyone who seeks the eternal truths in life. reading it was a pleasure and it made me want to do good for others and be a better version of myself.

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This book never get old

I read the original 4 years ago and just want to revisit it again recently. The content of this book never gets old and I also like the new parts from Sean Covey.

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Keep close and reread ofren

There is a reason why this book is a classic! Brilliant, I will be revisiting often

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Wish I read this years ago

I recommend this book to anyone who doesn’t want to waste their life.

I am confident that applying the principles of this book has made me a better mother, wife, daughter, friend and employee.

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