7 Habits of Highly Effective People Resources

7 Habits of Highly Effective People Chapter by Chapter Stephen Covey 7 Habits Book Overview Part 1: Paradigms and Principles Part 2: Private Victory Part 3: Public Victory Habit 1: Be Proactive Habit 2: Begin With The End In Mind Habit 3: First Things First Habit 4: Think Win/Win Habit 5: Seek First To Understand, Then […]

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7 Habits: Habit 7 Sharpen The Saw

An end is a new beginning, so plan and start your beginning at the end. With the first 6 habits, you would have gotten some nice results. Be it getting more things done. Becoming more effective or efficient. The comes a point where you need to rest and relax before continuing on your path to […]

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7 Habits: Habit 6 Synergize

The Principle of Creative Cooperation In simple terms, synergize refers to 2 or more parts working together to produce a far greater results than the individual components would have produced combined – “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts”. Also commonly known in the form of an equation where 1+1 is more […]

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7 Habits: Habit 5 Seek First To Understand, Then To Be Understood

While the previous chapter discuss of having a win win mindset to found the basic fundamental of effective communication skills, now it time for us to get into the components of a good  communication. The book states that communcation is the most important skill in life as no man is an island or being self […]

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7 Habits of Highly Effective People Part 2

Just a Quick recap on Part 2 of Stephen Covey book 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – The Private Victory. This part is about preparing myself to be great, developing the right mindset, establishing goals and prioritize. Today, I like to bring you out of the book as we have already covered in depth the 3 Habits […]

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7 Habits of Highly Effective People Part 3

Public Victory By Interdependence With the first 3 habits, we became effective individuals. The next 3 guides us to become effective team players. “You can’t be successful with other people if you haven’t paid the price of success with yourself” – Stephen Covey Quick Recap: Habit 4 Think Win Win : Setting the Right Motive – “I […]

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7 Habits: Habit4 Win Win Thinking

Having learned the personal habits. Now we begin to learn to cultivate effective people interaction habits. When we communicate with people, we usually want something out of the interaction. And usually it will results in the following: Everyone likes to WIN. Nobody likes to LOSE! In short, Me win refers to I getting my way, […]

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7 Habits: Habit3 First Things First

First Things First – Managing your resources for the Highest & Best Use While the 1st habit is convincing me that I am the one in charge of my life, Habit 2 tells me that the creation of change starts in the mind. Habit 3 is about creating a change in my reality. Leadership and […]

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7 Habits: Habit2 Begin With The End In Mind

The End in Mind The first step is to understand what is the end I want to have achieved before my life fades away – The moment I am able to define clearly, is the moment I understands it well. The book recommends that I start forming my own eulogy by shaping what my loved ones […]

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7 Habits: Habit1 Be Proactive

Be Proactive – The most important habit. It forms the foundation of the 7 habits. Becoming Proactive To start being proactive, I need to believe that I have a certain control or power within me to choose how I would respond to a situation. This chapter also teaches conditioning -Preparing your mindset and behaviors for […]

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