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Leadership Luncheon to Feature Author Sean Covey

sean-covey-headshot(FINDLAY, OH, February 20, 2017) — The Findlay∙Hancock County Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library and Raise the Bar, will host a leadership luncheon entitled, “The 7 Habits & Workforce Readiness,” featuring Sean Covey, Executive Vice President of Global Solutions & Partnerships for FranklinCovey on March 16, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Findlay Country Club.

One of the most inspiring and impactful books ever written, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, written by Stephen R. Covey (Sean Covey’s father) has captivated readers for 25 years, selling over 25 million copies in 40 languages. It has transformed the lives of Presidents and CEOs, educators and parents – in short, millions of people of all ages and occupations. Sean Covey has led the development of many FranklinCovey’s organizational offerings, including: FOCUS, Leadership, The 4 Disciplines of Execution, The Leader in Me, and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Mr. Covey oversees all of FranklinCovey’s international partnerships, which cover more than 140 countries.

Chamber members and the community are invited to learn how communities are taking a proactive approach to workforce readiness using The Leader In Me to harness the development of non-academic skills that employers are not currently finding in the available workforce.

Register online at www.FindlayHancockChamber.com, email rsvp@FindlayHancockChamber.com, or call 419.422.3313. $20 Chamber members; $25 Nonmembers. RSVP by March 10. (24 hour cancellation notice required.)

This event is part of a community-wide cradle-to-career workforce effort through the Raise the Bar coalition. It is sponsored by the Findlay∙Hancock County Chamber of Commerce, the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library, Raise the Bar, Pride Transportation Co., Inc., Gilmore Jasion Mahler, LTD, Freudenberg-NOK, and The Trust Company.

About Sean Covey: Sean Covey is FranklinCovey’s Education Practice Leader and is devoted to transforming educations around the globe through bringing leadership principles and skills to as many kids, educators, and schools as possible. Sean also oversees FranklinCovey’s operations and partnerships in 147 countries around the world.

He is a New York Times best-selling author who has written several books, including The 6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make, The 7 Habits of Happy Kids, and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, which has been translated into 20 languages and sold over four million copies worldwide.

He is a seasoned speaker to kids, teens adults and has appeared on numerous radio and TV shows. Sean graduated with honors from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor’s degree in English and later earned his MBA from Harvard Business School. As the starting quarterback for BYU, he led his team to two bowl games and was the twice selected as the ESPN Most Valuable Player of the Game.

Born in Belfast, Ireland, Sean’s favorite activities include going to movies, working out, hanging out with his kids, riding his dirt bike, and writing poor poetry. Sean and his wife Rebecca live with their children in the Rocky Mountains.

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