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  • Be Proactive: The Mental Muscle Of Great Leadership

    Be Proactive: The Mental Muscle Of Great Leadership

    There is a reason Dr. Stephen R. Covey placed Be Proactive as the first habit of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. It is the mental muscle of great leadership.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 10

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 10

    In this episode, Jen and Todd share final thoughts with participants on how to apply the principles from The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®. They discuss the importance of choosing the way you respond to difficult times and how to “carry your own weather.”

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 9

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 9

    Join FranklinCovey thought leader Todd Davis, chief people officer, as he introduces Habit 7—Sharpen the Saw® and how to make time for yourself, so you have the energy to focus on all the other things in life. Taken from the timeless principles found in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, learn how to thrive even during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 8

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 8

    Join FranklinCovey thought leader Jennifer Colosimo, senior vice president, as she discusses Habit 6—Synergize®: The Habit of Creative Cooperation. Taken from the timeless principles found in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, learn how to thrive even during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 7

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 7

    Join FranklinCovey thought leader Todd Davis, chief people officer, as he introduces Habit 5—Seek First to Understand®: The Habit of Empathic Communication. Taken from the timeless principles found in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, learn how to thrive even during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 6

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 6

    Join FranklinCovey thought leader Todd Davis, chief people officer, as he introduces Habit 5—Seek First to Understand®: The Habit of Empathic Communication. Taken from the timeless principles found in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, learn how to thrive even during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 5

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 5

    Join FranklinCovey thought leader Todd Davis, chief people officer, as he introduces Habit 3—Put First Things First®: The Habit of Personal Management. Taken from the timeless principles found in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, learn how to thrive even during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 4

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 4

    Join FranklinCovey thought leader Jennifer Colosimo, senior vice president, as she teaches about the importance of leaving a legacy with Habit 2: Begin With the End in Mind®. Taken from the timeless principles found in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, learn how to thrive even during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 3

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 3

    Join FranklinCovey thought leader Todd Davis, chief people officer, as he discusses your Circle of Concern and how to focus instead on your Circle of Influence. Taken from the timeless principles found in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, learn how to thrive even during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 2

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 2

    Join FranklinCovey thought leader Jennifer Colosimo, senior vice president, as she discusses Habit 1: Be Proactive, from The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®. Learn how being proactive can help you to thrive during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 1

    Video: The 7 Habits Coach: Episode 1

    Join FranklinCovey thought leaders, Jennifer Colosimo, senior vice president, and Todd Davis, chief people officer, as they kick off this micro webcast series. Over the next ten episodes, they will help you put the timeless principles of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® into practice during times of change and uncertainty.

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  • Case Study: Centiro

    Case Study: Centiro

    Centiro uses The 7 Habits to effectively scale and grow.

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  • Video: Daily Private Victory

    Video: Daily Private Victory

    In this video Sean Covey, Dr. Stephen Covey’s son, explains the Daily Private Victory and shares an example of how he achieved his Daily Private Victory. As you watch, think about how the Daily Private Victory affected Sean’s day and why.

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  • Video: Circle of Influence

    Video: Circle of Influence

    Focus your energy and attention where it counts, on the things over which you have influence. As you focus on things within your Circle of Influence, it will expand.

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  • Video: Big Rocks

    Video: Big Rocks

    The key is not to prioritize what's on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.

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  • Video: 80th Birthday A Video From The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

    Video: 80th Birthday A Video From The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

    Focus time and energy on things that can be controlled.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits Promise

    Video: The 7 Habits Promise

    Your habits determine your destiny. Change your habits and you'll change your destiny.

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  • Video: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® Overview

    Video: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® Overview

    Stephen R. Covey's book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, continues to be a bestseller for the simple reason that it ignores trends and pop psychology and focuses on timeless principles of fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity.

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  • Leadership Tip: Check Your Paradigms

    Leadership Tip: Check Your Paradigms

    Are you seeing people and current events accurately, or are you seeing them through a distorting lens? Check your paradigms with this tip.

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  • Blog: Protect Your Team Against Urgencies

    Blog: Protect Your Team Against Urgencies

    How will you find the courage to keep your team focused on what is most important, including saying no to some of your own best ideas?

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