The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families is Stephen R. Covey's newly revised and updated paperback edition of the New York Times bestseller that offers precious lessons in creating and sustaining a strong family culture in a turbulent world.
In his first major work since The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Covey presents a practical and philosophical guide to solving the problems--large and small, mundane and extraordinary--that confront all families and strong communities. By offering revealing anecdotes about ordinary people as well as helpful suggestions about changing everyday behavior, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families shows how and why to have family meetings, the importance of keeping promises, how to balance individual and family needs, and how to move from dependence to interdependence. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families is an invaluable guidebook to the welfare of families everywhere.
About the Author
Stephen R. Covey (1932-2012)--recognized by Time magazine as one of America's twenty-five most influential people--was the author of best-selling books including The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families, First Things First, and The 8th Habit. He was chairman of the FranklinCovey Company and lived with his wife Sandra in Provo, Utah.
Sandra Covey, the wife of Stephen Covery, who Time magazine deemed one of America's twenty-five most influential people, lives in Provo, Utah. The couple has three children.
“This book is honest, readable, and big-hearted. I like the stories about the Covey family the most. It’s a commonsense guide for helping families.” —Mary Pipher, Ph.D., author of Reviving Ophelia
“Good, honest, practical, personal advice. Read it. You and your family will definitely benefit from it.” —William J. Bennett, author of The Book of Virtues