Dr. W. G. Covington, Jr.

Helpful votes received on reviews: 77% (84 of 109)
Location: Edinboro, Pennsylvania
Birthday: Feb. 5
In My Own Words:
Dr. William G. Covington, Jr. has written books on motivation and goal-setting, television and cable TV management, along with numerous articles. He conducts seminars throughout the U.S., Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. He also frequently presents research at professional conferences and is often interviewed on radio, TV, and for print media.
He has taught at colleges and universities in Missou… Read more

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