Dr. Covey is the author of several acclaimed books, including the international bestseller, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. It has sold more than 15 million copies in 38 languages throughout the world. Dr. Covey’s book, The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness, which was released in November 2004, has risen to the top of several bestseller lists, including New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today Money, Business Week, and Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble and has sold more than 360,000 copies.
In 2002, Forbes named The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People one of the top 10 most influential management books ever.
Dr. Covey is cofounder and vice chairman of FranklinCovey, the leading global professional services firm with offices in 123 countries. FranklinCovey shares Dr. Covey’s vision, discipline and passion to inspire, lift and provide tools for change and growth of individuals and organizations throughout the world.
Dr. Covey’s organizational legacy to the world is Covey Leadership Centre. On May 30, 1997, a merger of Covey Leadership Centre with Franklin Quest created FranklinCovey. Dr. Covey’s vision of empowering organizations to implement “principle-centred” leadership in their cultures continues to be an important focus of FranklinCovey.