The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People

1239 Words Oct 7th, 2015 5 Pages
After reading both Stephen R. Covey’s book “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” and John C Maxwell’s book “The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader” I can say both of them presented very effective reading tools that shows you ways to improve your overall daily life. The way Stephen Covey accomplished this was by proving us, which is in the title itself, the seven habits which are based on principles. After you learn and develop these principles, they bring long term benefits just like John C Maxwell’s Qualities do as well. The way John C Maxwell accomplishes this is by proving us a list of the top qualities he thought every leader needed and with those top qualities, he explained in every chapter separately, in a simple easy to read step by step guide of how to recognize, grow, and learn every quality in each chapter. John C Maxwell’s book and Stephen R. Covey’s both encourage us to embody these qualities or principles to help better ourselves and improve all overall daily life.

Here are some ways that the two books The 7 habits of Highly Effective People and The 21 Qualities of a Leader comes together. The first place that the two books come together is Habit1, Principles of Personal Vision and the quality Vision. In Habit 1 Covey explains “until we take how we see ourselves (and how we see others) into account, we will be unable to understand how others see and feel about themselves and their world.” Covey also explains “In addition to self-awareness, we have…
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