Death of Stephen R. Covey

October 24, 1932 - July 16, 2012
Idaho | Age 79

'Seven Habits' author dies at 79
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BRIAN SKOLOFF, The Associated Press

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Considered a pioneer in the self-help genre aimed at helping readers become more productive in their lives, author Stephen R. Covey had an enormous impact on both the corporate world and the personal lives of millions.

The well-known motivational speaker and author of the best-selling "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People," which sold more than 20 million copies in 38 languages, died Monday at a hospital in...

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