An Effective Life: Inspirational Philosophy from Dr. Covey's Life

An Effective Life: Inspirational Philosophy from Dr. Covey's Life




Covey wisdom ─ A key to satisfaction and success

Stephen R. Covey’s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has inspired millions. Today’s generation will be newly inspired by Covey’s An Effective Life , a new approach to practicing the motivating principles taught by one of the greatest teachers of all time. An Effective Life shares original new perspectives on life and self-evaluation, striking infographics, and inspirational quotes in a fresh new package designed for the generation early in their careers and for those long-time Covey admirers who seek to improve their work and personal lives based on principles. You’ll also find a Personal Journal to help you process the insights you’ve gleaned from the book. This book is more than an inspiration, it is an introduction to important principles needed to live An Effective Life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781633532700
Publisher: Mango Media
Publication date: 01/05/2016
Pages: 201
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Renowned for his family and business leadership, organizational expertise and consulting, Stephen R. Covey is the co-founder of FranklinCovey Co. He is author of several international bestsellers, including The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, which has sold over 20 million copies. He was named one of TIME Magazine's 25 Most Influential Americans. Dr. Covey holds the Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chair in Leadership at the Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University.


Provo, Utah

Date of Birth:

October 24, 1932

Date of Death:

July 16, 2012

Place of Birth:

Salt Lake City, Utah

Place of Death:

Idaho Falls, ID


B.S., University of Utah, 1950; M.B.A., Harvard University, 1957; Ph.D., Brigham Young University, 1976

Table of Contents

Stephen R. Covey – the Essence for Living an Effective Life

• Foreword by Joshua Covey

• Chapter 1 – The Essence of Nature

• Carry Your Own Weather

• The Sundance Promise

• Natural Leadership

• The Leader in Everyone

• Our Greatest Opportunity

• Through the Lens

• Chapter 2 – The Essence of Home

• Learning from Today

• What We See

• Family and Synergy

• Another Person’s Heart

• Arriving at Synergy

• The Miracle of Synergy

• Under Attack

• Chapter 3 – The Essence of Transformation

• Changes in Life

• Transforming Society

• Understanding the Changes

• Treasure Differences

• Order in Complexity

• The Law of the Farm

• Learning from the Garden

• Chapter 4 – The Essence of Interdependence

• Growth

• Learning and Living

• Order

• Balance

• Chapter 5 – The Essence of an Effective Life

• Seasons

• Opposition

• Walls and Relationships

• Courage

• Infinite Principles

• Conclusion – Legacy of an Effective Life

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