Building good habits

May 20, 2006

The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness, by Stephen R Covey (HarperCollins, $34.99):

Self-help books are a dime a dozen but there seems to be a general acceptance that Stephen R Covey’s offerings are among the best.

Covey’s latest book takes up where the international best-seller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People left off.

The world has changed since he wrote that book and he takes up the challenge to bring about a new mindset and skill set to achieve and thrive in what he calls the new “Knowledge Worker Age” .

Jillian Allison-Aitken

I come from the other land down under, where men are men, and sheep are nervous. I'm a sub-editor and in the past have been a proof-reader, news editor and web editor. I am also an ex-columnist, and book and software reviewer for the local daily newspaper.I still read. A lot. And surf the web. Also a lot.You'll find a little about both of those pastimes here, and on By George.

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