Updated: Sep 21, 2020
Because if you don't, you need to find out about them!!
"The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" is one of the most influential self-improvement books of all time: it has sold over 15 million copies in 38 languages since it was published in 1989! The author of the 7 Habits, Stephen R Covey, is a highly successful guru and acclaimed business leader.
The information in "The 7 Habit of Highly Effective People" can be used to accelerate your personal growth, your success in business or even the overall success of a whole business ñ the principles it teaches are so powerful and universally applicable.
The book talks about 7 mental habits that you need to adopt to live a full, purposeful, and good life. The 7 habits are applicable today more than ever as the world of business becomes more attuned to the needs of everyone involved with it.
If you adopt and truly internalize the teachings of the 7 habit, you will be able to increase your effectiveness in the world.
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The habits are in three groups. The first group are ones that are personal, internal habits: "be proactive", "begin with the end in mind" (a bit like "have a vision and a plan"), and "put first things first". You need to get these habits securely ingrained as a foundation for your character.
The next group of habits are about how you interact with other people: play for "win-win", "seek first to understand then be understood", and "synergize".
The last group is just one all-encompassing habit ñ ìsharpen the sawî ñ make sure you take time to encourage all the other habits to grow and flourish.
But the book is much more than a description of the 7 habits, it takes you through a complete paradigm shift in the way you deal with the world and solve the problems of modern life. It is also full of insightful anecdotes that bring the ideas, Stephen Covey, 7 Habits talks about life.
Many people agree that "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" is not an easy read ñ but then that is often the way with something truly worthwhile! You MUST find the resources within yourself to read this book and use the principles it teaches in your life.
If you do "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" will continue to reward you time and time again with personal growth!