Everyday Greatness: Inspiration for a Meaningful Life by Stephen R. Covey

everyday greatness by stephen covey

Everyday greatness by stephen covey – Every issue of Readers Digest features a story that exemplifies people living to their best, often through adversity and challenge. This collection of inspiring stories, the best from the Readers Digest archives, are brought together with pertinent commentary from Dr. Stephen Covey to become an inspiring and life-changing resource for anyone who wants more from life. The format lends itself to either serious study or more casual perusal.

Topics include: Searching for Meaning, Taking Charge, Starting Within, Creating the Dream, Teaming with Others, Overcoming Adversity and Blending the Pieces.

Includes some of the worlds best known and loved writers, leaders and celebrities. Only from Readers Digest could such a broad and deep collection of writings be collected and assembled into this cohesive work

Book Review by Mark F. LaMoure

Full of excellent ideas for becoming a great person, the book: “Everyday Greatness,” by Stephan Covey is an important one to read. Since most of us are looking to lead a meaningful life, why not seek to be a great individual everyday? Learn how to make your life more important and significant, by reading this dynamic, powerful book on greatness. With 7 Chapters and 435 pages, the book is chalk full of excellent ways to practice everyday greatness. Self-improvement is the way to greatness.

You will find many outstanding men and women to use as great examples in Covey’s book. Looking over the Table of Contents, you see the book’s chapters reflecting humanity’s most important human values over the millennia. Filled with distinguished ideas, “Everyday Greatness” is a golden source of magnificent human values to learn and internalize. Definitely look into buying this book for your library to read and for reference for years to come. My quality rating for this book: High Diamond Quality. It is worth at least 5 Gold Stars.

About the author

Stephen R. Covey is a renowned leadership authority, family expert, teacher, organizational consultant, and co-founder of FranklinCovey Co. He is author of several international bestsellers, including The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, which has sold over 20 million copies. He was named one of TIME Magazine’s 25 Most Influential Americans. Dr. Covey holds the Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chair in Leadership at the Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University.

Originally published: 10 October 2006

AuthorStephen Covey

Genre: Self-help book