About Stephen R. Covey
Stephen R. Covey has dedicated his life to demonstrating how every person can truly control their destiny with profound yet straightforward guidance. As an internationally respected leadership authority, family expert, teacher, organizational consultant, and author, his advice has given insight to millions. He has sold more than 20 million books (in 38 languages), and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People was named the #1 Most Influential Business Book of the Twentieth Century. He is the author of The 8th Habit, The Leader in Me, First Things First, Principle-Centered Leadership, and many other titles. He holds an MBA from Harvard and doctorate from Brigham Young University. He is the cofounder of FranklinCovey, a leading global education and training firm with offices in 147 countries. He passed away in July 2012.