Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 368 pages
Published: November 15, 1999
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0684870606
ISBN - 13: 9780684870601
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January January 1 Take me, train me, be firm with me, and I will place the world at your feet. Be easy with me and I will destroy you. Who am I? I am Habit. January 2 Depending on what they are, our habits will either make us or break us. We become what we repeatedly do. p. 8* *All page references are to The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. January 3 Sow a thought, and you reap an act; Sow an act, and you reap a habit; Sow a habit, and you reap a character; Sow a character, and you reap a destiny. -- Samuel Smiles p. 8 January 4 Luckily, you are stronger than your habits. Therefore, you can change them. For example, try folding your arms. Now try folding them in the opposite way. How does this feel? Pretty strange, doesn''t it? But if you folded them in the opposite way for thirty days in a row, it wouldn''t feel so strange. You wouldn''t even have to think about it. You''d get in the habit. pp. 8-9 January 5 The 7 Habits can help you: Get control of your life Improve your relationships with your friends Make smarter decisions Get along with your parents Overcome addiction Define your values and what matters most to you Get more done in less time Increase your self-confidence Be happy Find balance between school, work, friends, and everything else p. 9 Paradigms and Principles January 6 Another word for perceptions is paradigms [pair-a-dimes]. A paradigm is the way you see something, your point of view, frame of reference, or belief. As you may have noticed, our paradigms
From the Publisher
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Sean Covey''s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens has helped hundreds of thousands of teens find a path toward success and personal fulfilment. Now, with Daily Reflections for Highly Effective Teens, comes a book that will inspire teens to understand, appreciate, and internalize the power of the 7 Habits. With this day-by-day success guide, teenagers will learn how to improve their self-image, build friendships, resist peer pressure, achieve their goals, make important decisions, and live healthier, more self-confident lives. Packed with great quotes, excellent ideas, and inspiration, Sean Covey''s warm, insightful, and humorous guide gives teens a road map for surviving and thriving in adolescence and beyond.
About the Author
Sean Covey was born in Belfast, Ireland, and raised in Provo, Utah; he has lived in South Africa, Boston, and Dallas. He is currently vice president of retail stores at Franklin Covey Co., one of the world''s leading time and life leadership authorities. He graduated with honors from BYU with a degree in English and later earned his MBA from Harvard Business School. The author of the bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, he is a popular speaker to youth and adult groups. Sean and his wife, Rebecca Thatcher, are the parents of five children.
From Our Editors
Today’s teens are searching for self-confidence and healthier lives. Teens are trying to forge lasting friendships, wade through peer pressure and develop a positive self-image and author Stephen Covey understands that. He developed seven habits to help in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens and now elaborates with Daily Reflections for Highly Effective Teens. This book is ideal for making it through the peaks and valleys of adolescence.