The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
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Table of Contents:
Introduction -- Part I. The Set-up -- Get in the Habit: They Make You or Break You -- Paradigms and Principles: What You See Is What You Get -- Part II. The Private Victory -- The Personal Bank Account: Starting with the Man in the Mirror -- Habit 1. Be Proactive: I Am the Force -- Habit 2. Begin with the End in Mind: Control Your Own Destiny or Someone Else Will -- Habit 3. Put First Things First: Will and Won't Power -- Part III. The Public Victory -- The Relationship Bank Account: The Stuff That Life Is Made Of -- Habit 4. Think Win-Win: Life Is an All-You-Can-Eat Buffet -- Habit 5. Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood: You Have Two Ears and One Mouth ... Hel-lo! -- Habit 6. Synergize: The High Way -- Part IV. Renewal -- Habit 7. Sharpen the Saw: It's Me Time -- Keep Hope Alive! Kid, You'll Move Mountains -- Book Study Guide -- Thank Yous -- Info Central -- Great Books for Teens -- Bibliography -- Index.
This guide uses the principles found in "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" written by Covey's father, Dr. Stephen R. Covey, to help teens survive and thrive in school, at home, and with friends.
With a new introduction.;Includes bibliographical references and index.;This guide uses the principles found in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People written by Covey's father, Dr. Stephen R. Covey, to help teens survive and thrive in school, at home, and with friends. .
"The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens is a winner! In my years of coaching young people, we learned together that working hard, setting goals, and having a clear vision of your dream enables you to be successful, even when you lose."--Lou Holtz, former head football coach, Notre Dame University and University of South Carolina, sports analyst for ESPN
"This book is a touchdown."--Steve Young, NFL Hall of Famer and Super Bowl MVP
"If you are a teen, or know someone who will be one, have them read this book. It will help them establish a pattern for dealing with change, disappointment and even success. It is truly a powerful, life changing book."--Derek Hough, Emmy Award winning choreographer
"A recipe for teenage success!"--Dominique Moceanu, 1996 US Olympic Gold Medalist, Women's Gymnastics and New York Times bestselling author, Off Balance
"Unlike my book on the 7 Habits, this book, by my son Sean, speaks directly to teens in an entertaining and visually appealing style (and Sean, I never thought you listened to a word I said). As prejudiced as this may sound, this is a remarkable book, a must-read!"--Stephen R. Covey, Sean's dad, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and cofounder and former vice chairman of Franklin Covey Co.
Over 3 million copies sold.
That's what Sean Covey's landmark book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, has been to millions of teens: a handbook to self-esteem and success. Now updated for the digital age, this classic book applies the timeless principles of 7 Habits to the tough issues and life-changing decisions teens face. Covey provides a simple approach to help teens improve self-image, build friendships, resist peer pressure, achieve their goals, and appreciate their parents, as well as tackle the new challenges of our time, like cyberbullying and social media. In addition, this book is stuffed with cartoons, clever ideas, great quotes, and incredible stories about real teens from all over the world.
Endorsed by high-achievers such as former 49ers quarterback Steve Young and 28-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens has become the last word on surviving and thriving as a teen.
Contributor Bio: Covey, Sean