From the publisher
This book is a world super-bestseller, work number 1 on the topic of personal growth. It has had a great impact on the lives of millions of people around the world, including Bill Clinton, Larry King and Stephen Forbes. Half of the world´s largest corporations, included in the Fortune 500 rating, considered it their duty to acquaint their employees with the philosophy of efficiency outlined in the SEVEN SKILLS.
"One of the most important lessons I´ve learned in my life is: if you want to achieve the highest goals and achieve the most difficult tasks, formulate a principle, or a natural law that determines the results that you aspire to, and follow it."
What is this book about
First, this book sets out a systematic approach to the definition of life goals, human priorities. These goals are different for all, but the book helps to understand yourself and clearly formulate life goals. Secondly, the book shows how to achieve these goals. And thirdly, the book shows how each person can become better. And it´s not about changing the image, but about real changes, self-improvement. The book does not give simple solutions and does not promise instant miracles. Any positive changes require time, work and perseverance. But for people who are striving to realize the maximum potential inherent in nature, this book is a road map.
Why the book is worth reading
The book is included in the rating of the TOP 25 most important books on management according to the magazine Time.
This book is the "international best-seller No. 1" on the topic of personal growth, which has had a great impact on the lives of millions of people, including Bill Clinton, Larry King and Stephen Forbes.
In the world more than 15 million of its copies have been sold.
Half of the world´s largest corporations, included in the Fortune 500 rating, considered it their duty to familiarize their employees with the efficiency philosophy set out in the Seven Skills.
The author of the book is among the 25 most influential people in the United States.
Who is this book for?
For all who want to find happiness, live in harmony with themselves, while achieving outstanding success in the professional sphere.
Who is author
Stephen R. Covey is a recognized authority in the field of leadership, an expert on family and organizational issues, a teacher, co-founder and vice chairman of the board of directors of FranklinCovey Co.
Leadership, personal growth, self-improvement.
"Russian people easily solve the problem of survival.This is due to a certain kind of fatalism.In Russia there has always been a bad climate, a bad harvest every third year, it took a lot of work.The man worked and was not sure of a successful result.Severally this is the reason for passivity, absence Pragmatism of our people, which is compensated by a great dreaminess, idealism and faith that someday something "will fall from the sky" ... This is an amazing quality of the Russian mentality and explains the fact that it is still rather difficult to imagine the modernization that will go on From below, from the person himself, and not to be imposed from above by him.) It is necessary to learn to change: to be effective, not to be dependent. As a textbook I recommend Stephen Covey´s useful book "Seven Skills of Highly Effective People." In my opinion, this is one of the best books For personal growth. "
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