Recognized as one of Time magazine's twenty-five most
influential Americans, Stephen R. Covey (1932-2012) was an
internationally respected leadership authority, family expert,
teacher, organizational consultant, and author. His books have sold
more than twenty-five million copies in thirty-eight languages, and
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People was named the #1
Most Influential Business Book of the Twentieth Century. After
receiving an MBA from Harvard and a doctorate degree from Brigham
Young University, he became the cofounder and vice chairman of
FranklinCovey, a leading global training firm.
Sean Covey is Executive Vice President of Global Solutions and Partnerships for FranklinCovey. He is a New York Times bestselling author and has written several books, including The 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make, The 7 Habits of Happy Kids, The 4 Disciplines of Execution, and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, which has been translated into twenty languages and sold over five million copies worldwide.