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Global Education Practice Leader Sean Covey Discusses Student Empowerment During Dubai Visit
Aug 15, 2015
Global Education Practice Leader and motivational speaker Sean Covey addressed college deans, tertiary education officials and lecturers from the UAE at the American University in Dubai (AUD) during his first visit to the Emirate, the last stop of his four-day Middle East tour. The event at the university highlighted the benefits of ‘The 7 Habits of Highly Effective College Students,’ a life-changing student success program and how it can transform tertiary-level students into globally competitive individuals. Covey’s visit to the Middle East was aimed towards providing a preview of the ‘7 Habits’ program..
Covey brings 'Leader in Me' to UAE
March 26, 2015
DUBAI: The New York Times best selling author Sean Covey and writer of 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 was in Dubai Wednesday to talk about his leadership programme.
Sean is advocating a change in the education pattern globally. “Our education system is still stuck in industrial age globally, hence there is a need to change it,” said the motivational speaker and son of Stephen R. Covey, who is known for highly popular book The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, while addressing a gathering of invited guests at the Media One Hotel, Dubai on Wednesday afternoon.