In the more than fifteen years since its publication, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has become an international phenomenon with over fifteen million copies sold. Tens of millions of people have dramatically improved their lives and organizations by applying the principles of Stephen R. Covey's classic.
Being effective as individuals and organizations is no longer merely an option -- survival in today's world requires it. Accessing the higher levels of human genius and motivation in today's new reality requires a sea change in thinking, a whole new habit. The crucial challenge of our world today is this: to find our voice and inspire others to find theirs. It is what Covey calls the 8th Habit.
So many people feel frustrated, discouraged, unappreciated, and undervalued -- with little or no sense of voice or unique contribution. The 8th Habit is the answer to the soul's yearning for greatness, the organization's imperative for significance and superior results, and humanity's search for its "voice." Profound, compelling, and stunningly timely, this groundbreaking new audiobook will transform the way we think about ourselves and our purpose in life, about our organizations, and about humankind....Continua
The first part of this book was fantastic for the personal development of an individual. I personally like a couple of the Venn diagrams that Stephen Covey had included in the book, which highlighted the importance of mind, body, spirit and heart in one's job and every day life. However, the later part of the book seemed to be more focused on businesses which i felt was irrelevant for me....Continua
It comes with a DVD which greatly enhanced your reading experience. I have read half of it, but stopped when it became a bit too high-sounding, but again it can be because I never worked in very big organization. Worth reading altogether.
This book adds the most important and long-lasting element to his previous best-selling and widely influenced book - "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People"
The emotional, physical and spiritual dimensions are equally essential to the learning and growth facet of life. It provides me a balanced check-list for my daily livings and I found the reward of greater satisfaction and better achievement of my personal life goals....Continua