Stephen R. Covey


Stephen R. Covey

Stephen Richards Covey (October 24, 1932 – July 16, 2012) was an American educator, author, businessman, and keynote speaker. His most popular book was The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. His other books include First Things First, Principle-Centered Leadership, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families, The 8th Habit, and The Leader In Me — How Schools and Parents Around the World Are Inspiring Greatness, One Child at a Time. He was a professor at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University at the time of his death.

Wednesday Apr 25, 2018

Stephen R. Covey: Circumstances and decisions

I am not a product of my circumstances.
I am a product of my decisions.

Wednesday Aug 30, 2017

Stephen R. Covey: Light and model

Be a light, not a judge.

Be a model, not a critic.

Wednesday Mar 22, 2017

Stephen R. Covey: Your highest priorities

You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage - pleasantly, smilingly, nonapologetically - to say "no" to other things. And the way to do that is by having a bigger "yes" burning inside.