Franklin Covey Co was founded in 1983. The Company operates with one common brand and business model designed to enable it to provide clients around the world with the same level of service. The Company's business-to-business service utilizes its expertise in training, consulting, and technology that is designed to help its clients define great performance and execute at the highest levels. It also provides clients with training in management skills, relationship skills, and individual effectiveness, and can provide personal-effectiveness literature and electronic educational solutions to its clients as needed. To achieve this level of service it operates four regional sales offices in the United States; wholly owned subsidiaries in Australia, Japan, and the United Kingdom. The Company claims rights for over 525 trademarks in the United States and foreign countries, and it has obtained registration in the United States and many foreign countries for many of its trademarks including FranklinCovey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Principle-Centered Leadership, The 4 Disciplines of Execution, and The 7 Habits. Its main competitors are Development Dimensions International, CRA International, Inc., Learning Tree International Inc., GP Strategies Corp., American Management Association, Wilson Learning, Forum Corporation, Corporate Executive Board Co., and the Center for Creative Leadership. The Company is subject to numerous, and sometimes conflicting, regulations on matters as diverse as import/export controls, content requirements, trade restrictions, tariffs, taxation, sanctions, government affairs, internal and disclosure control obligations, data privacy, and labor relations.