The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People book First published in 1989 . written by Stephen R. Covey . All of people want to succeed in this life and in this book the auther presents the path must one go on to reach his goals and achieve his targets . covey believes the way we see the world is entirely based on our own perceptions. In order to change a given situation we must change ourselves and in order to change ourselves we must be able to change our perceptions covey changed the way people identify success as he believes that success is a function of personality , public image,attitudes, and behaviors which covey call personaliry Ethic .people before believes that the fondation the of success rested upon Character Ethic (things like integrity, humility, fidelity, temperance, courage, justice, patience, industry, simplicity, modesty, and the Golden Rule). The way we see the problem is the problem,” Covey emphasizes. We must allow ourselves to be changed fundamentally and not just alter our attitudes and behaviors on the surface level – in order to achieve true change. That’s where the seven habits of highly effective people come in: Habits 1, 2, and 3 are focused on self-mastery and moving from dependence to independence. Habits 4, 5, and 6 are focused on developing teamwork, collaboration, and communication skills, and moving from independence to interdependence. Habit 7 is focused on continuous growth and improvement, and embodies all the other habits.