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The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People (1986)

by Stephen R. Covey

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.كتاب ممتاز يتحدث عن العادات السبع الافضل التي يجب​ على كل شخص العمل بها ليكون من الاشخاص الناجحين وا​لمؤثرين والفاعلين في حياتهم العملية وتكوين مستقبل ​
فأنصح الجميع بقراءتة وهومن الكتب المشهورة جدا . ​

Excellent book about the seven habits is better that each person should work out to be successful and influential actors and people in their working lives and a better future
I advise everyone to read it and Humen very famous books. ( )
  Yaqdan9 | Dec 30, 2014 |
started off okay but descended into tedious bullshit ( )
  bkmeredith | Oct 23, 2014 |
Great book with valuable, motivating info. A little heavy on the case studies, but otherwise very helpful. ( )
  DanielAlgara | Sep 26, 2014 |
excellent. ( )
  inasrullah64 | Sep 26, 2014 |
I feel so released after reading this book and really want to thank the author for the diagrams and strategies he provided in this book.
The title fits the content very well and he uses the number 7....a perfect number in Bible.
This type of book will need to read more than once, once in a while. Thanks again for sharing. ( )
  Annie.LibTech | Sep 22, 2014 |
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Borrowing slightly from the concepts of Quantum Mechanics, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People begins with the astute observation that people perceive the world differently, and because we view the world with our own unique "lens," it is difficult to separate the observation from the observer.

Covey says that we all have our own paradigm, which is our own map of how we perceive the world and how we think the world should be in our ideal view. Covey writes, "The way we see things is the source of the way we think and the way we act."
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There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by a conscious endeavor.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
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In more than 25 years of working with people in business, university, and marriage and family settings, I have come in contact with many individuals who have achieved an incredible degree of outward success, but have found themselves struggling with an inner hunger, a deep need for personal congruency and effectiveness and for healthy, growing relationships with other people.
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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change was a groundbreaker when it was first published in 1990, and it continues to be a business bestseller with more than 10 million copies sold. Stephen Covey, an internationally respected leadership authority, realizes that true success encompasses a balance of personal and professional effectiveness, so this book is a manual for performing better in both arenas. His anecdotes are as frequently from family situations as from business challenges. Before you can adopt the seven habits, you'll need to accomplish what Covey calls a "paradigm shift"--a change in perception and interpretation of how the world works. Covey takes you through this change, which affects how you perceive and act regarding productivity, time management, positive thinking, developing your "proactive muscles" (acting with initiative rather than reacting), and much more. This isn't a quick-tips-start-tomorrow kind of book. The concepts are sometimes intricate, and you'll want to study this book, not skim it. When you finish, you'll probably have Post-it notes or hand-written annotations in every chapter, and you'll feel like you've taken a powerful seminar by Covey. --Joan Price

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A leading management consultant outlines seven organizational rules for improving effectiveness and increasing productivity at work and at home.

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