The Seven Habits for Highly Effective Technical People - An Overview

Online /
Oct 14, 2020 /
Course Code: 1003-WEB20

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This webinar is an overview of the 7 habits Steven Covey has found to be shared among successful people regardless of discipline, age, race, wealth, or sex. Each one of these habits is discussed and summarized into a bite size key idea that is easy to remember and gauge. The objective is to give the audience the essence of the book in an easy to follow and understand presentation.

Personality vs. Character Ethic

Paradigms and the paradigm shift

Habit 1: Be Proactive®
Be responsible, don’t blame others

Habit 2: Begin With The End In Mind®
Start with a clear mental image of your destination

Habit 3:  Put First Things First®
Focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results

Habit 4:  Think Win-Win®
Implies understanding that without cooperation, the organization cannot succeed

Habit 5:  Seek First To Understand, Then To Be Understood®
Requires a nonjudgmental attitude.  Emphatic listening gets inside another person’s frame of reference

Habit 6:  Synergize®
Synergy is the combined action that occurs when people work together to create new alternatives and solutions.  The essence of synergy is to value and respect differences

Habit 7:  Sharpen The Saw®
Process of using and continuously renewing the physical, mental, spiritual, and social aspects of life

Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern Time

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System Requirements

Training will be delivered via GoToWebinar

PC-based attendees
OS: Windows XP, 2003 Server, Vista, 7, 8, 10
Internet Explorer 7.0 or newer
Mozilla Firefox 4.0 or newer
Google Chrome 5.0 or newer

Macintosh based attendees
OS: Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), 10.7 (Lion), 10.8 (Mountain Lion) or newer
Safari 3.0 or newer
Mozilla Firefox 4.0 or newer
Google Chrome 5.0 or newer

iPad 1 or newer, iPhone 3GS or newer, iPod Touch (3rd generation) or newer
OS: iOS 6 or newer

OS: Android 2.2 or higher


Yasser Ebrahim

Dr. Yasser Ebrahim has obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Guelph in 2006. He has a Master’s in Computer Science degree from the University of Waterloo (2003) besides a Master’s degree from DePaul University (1995) in Computer Information Systems. For the past eight years, Dr. Ebrahim has taught at Wilfrid Laurier and McMaster University. He has taught a wide variety of computer science courses including programming in C/C++, object oriented programming in Java, data structures, operating systems, database systems, human-computer interaction, software engineering, and computer graphics.

Mr. Yasser is a really good teacher who teaches very clearly. He is also very patient and kind. He answers each student's questions.

Sally Guo

I had a fantastic experience with Mr. Yasser and he is the best.

Manish Thakar


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Fee & Credits

$99 + taxes

  • 0.2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • 2 Professional Development Hours (PDHs)
  • ECAA Annual Professional Development Points

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