The 7 Habits for Managers®: Essential Skills and Tools for Leading Teams

Learn to cultivate effectiveness, lead with excellence, and transform your team for breakthrough results.

Join millions worldwide and allow FranklinCovey’s training to transform you. Change ineffectiveness to effectiveness with the 7 Habits® for Managers. Discover the same transforming principles that have led the world's foremost business leaders to the professional and personal success they dreamed of.

How You Will Benefit

  • Define the contribution you want to make and what you want to accomplish as a manager
  • Enhance your leadership abilities and reach your full potential
  • Judge the goals your efforts should be focused on using daily and weekly planning
  • Communicate effectively and raise the levels of trust and fulfillment within your team


  • Habit 1: Be Proactive—Become a resourceful, innovative manager who quickly accomplishes goals and motivates team members to get things done
  • Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind—Have a clear vision of what you want your contribution as a manager to be and shape your own future
  • Habit 3: Put First Things First—Focus on top priorities and be regarded for follow-through and organizational skills; eliminate the unimportant
  • Habit 4: Think Win-Win—Cultivate enthusiasm with performance measurements that satisfy both employee and employer goals; share recognition and success
  • Habit 5: Seek First to Understand, Then Be Understood—Give honest, accurate feedback that develops trust and understand the physical components of communication and how they impact the message
  • Habit 6: Synergize—Understand how differences can contribute to innovative solutions; maximize opinions, perspectives and backgrounds
  • Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw—Maintain and increase effectiveness by renewing yourself mentally and physically


  • Participant Guidebook— a manual filled with examples and exercises
  • Management Essentials a book of resources for dealing with management challenges


All facilitators are trained experts in FranklinCovey's 7 Habits® curriculum.  Dr. Stephen R. Covey was a globally respected leadership authority.  His international bestseller, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, was named one of the 10 most influential management books ever by Forbes magazine. 


Who Should Attend

Anyone who wants to learn how to apply the power of effectiveness for greater success in their business and personal lives, and feel more satisfied with what they accomplish each day.

Live Online classes are delivered in partnership with American Management Association.


$2,795 Non Member Fee
$2,495 Member Fee

Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.

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Course Reviews

  • Past Participant, Senior Project Manager Jun 16, 2023

  • Tanya G., Manager, Property Accounting May 16, 2023

  • Past Participant, Director, Investments Mar 17, 2023

    I enjoyed the session but found some parts of it a bit rushed. I also think that the some of the exercises in breakout rooms could be better described and that leaders for those breakouts could be pre-established or that the same groups were used and ther

  • Past Participant Feb 17, 2023

  • Mark Jakubowski, Supervisor, Design, Customer Capital, Alectra Utilities Nov 25, 2022

    Plan to incorporate the 7 Habits for Managers into my work plan going forward.

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