Kings County Distillery Guide to Urban Moonshining by Colin SpoelmanA new generation of urban bootleggers is distilling whiskey at home, and cocktail enthusiasts have embraced the nuances of brown liquors. Written by the founders of Kings County Distillery, New York City’s first distillery since Prohibition, this spirited illustrated book explores America’s age-old love affair with whiskey. It begins with chapters on whiskey’s history and culture from 1640 to today, when the DIY trend and the classic cocktail craze have conspired to make it the next big thing. For those thirsty for practical information, the book next provides a detailed, easy-to-follow guide to safe home distilling, complete with a list of supplies, step-by-step instructions, and helpful pictures, anecdotes, and tips. The final section focuses on the contemporary whiskey scene, featuring a list of microdistillers, cocktail and food recipes from the country’s hottest mixologists and chefs, and an opinionated guide to building your own whiskey collection.
Stephen R. Covey dies at 79; wrote influential self-help bestseller
In , Times magazine named him one of the 25 most influential people. Covey was athletic as a youth but suffered from a slipped capital femoral epiphysis in junior high school, requiring him to change his focus to academics. He was a member of the debate team and graduated from high school early. He was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity. He was awarded ten honorary doctorates. Covey was heavily influenced by Peter Drucker and Carl Rogers. Another key influence on his thinking was his study of American self-help books that he did for his doctoral dissertation.
Stephen R. In a testament to his impact, his passing was news on CNN, The Washington Post and in many other publications around the world. The comments on these obituaries include two very divergent types. In a testament to his impact, his passing was news on CNN , The Washington Post and in many other publications around the world. I have read every word Stephen R. Covey has published.
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Can't find what you are looking for? Contact Us. I wanted to hear from others. The Leader in Me is basically a philosophy that schools are taught to weave into every aspect of the school day. The program also encourages students to set and track personal goals and to take leadership roles whenever possible.
Franklin Covey Co. The company was formed on May 30, , as a result of an acquisition by Franklin Quest of Stephen R. Covey's Covey Leadership Center. Among other products, the company markets the FranklinCovey planning system, modeled in part on the writings of Benjamin Franklin , and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People , based on Covey's research. FranklinCovey also has sales channels in more than countries worldwide. Winwood  .
Stephen R. He was The cause was complications from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident, said Debra Lund, a spokeswoman for the Utah-based FranklinCovey leadership training and consulting company he co-founded. In April, Covey lost control of his bike while riding down a hill in Provo, Utah. On bestseller lists for four years, it has sold in excess of 20 million copies in 40 languages and spawned a multimillion-dollar business empire that markets audiotapes, training seminars and organizing aids aimed at improving personal productivity and professional success. He really caught the wave … as people were becoming increasingly fascinated with leadership. He also trained three dozen heads of state, including the presidents of Colombia and South Korea and their cabinets.