Stephen Covey

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Many people get their greatest sense of satisfaction in their roles outside of the ‘day job’

“Love and work . . . work and love, that’s all there is.” – Sigmund Freud The founder of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud, saw his job as helping his pa(...)

If your list has 10 items, reduce it to the five that will deliver the biggest return on your effort and focus on them. Photograph: Getty

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” It’s a quote that sounds as if it could have come from any contemporary (...)

When you’re frantically juggling, it’s all too easy to mistake “urgent” for “important”. Photograph: Getty

If you’ve ever worked for a US multinational, Stephen Covey’s urgent-versus-important matrix is unlikely to have escaped your attention. If not, you (...)