Two Great Books by Amor Towles

The books by Amor Towles are wonderful.  The two in the covers are best-sellers, and are award-winners.  You can read his biography below. “Born and raised in the Boston area, Amor Towles graduated from Yale College and received an MA in English from Stanford University. Having worked as an investment professional for over twenty years, Mr. Towles Read More

Download the Synopsis Handout for tomorrow’s Remote First Friday Book Synopsis – April 3, 2020

UPDATE WITH OFFICIAL INVITATION – AND A DETAIL OR TWO  One Book Synopsis: Upstream by Dan Heath Where: on ZOOM When: This Friday, April 3, 7:30 am The presentation will conclude by 8:15 am Speaker: Randy Mayeux ———————— We are all set for tomorrow’s Remote First Friday Book Synopsis. #1 — Download, and print the synopsis handout by Read More

My Books: This Month and Last Month

Here are the newest books that I have read recently: (Note:  The books marked with a (*) are current best-sellers)   Current Books (April, 2020) The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben* Rules on Civility by Amor Towels The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz by Danis Avey Drunk on Sports by Tim Cowlishaw    Recent Books (March, 2020) Long Range by C.J. Read More

Productivity Formula (T + CD + EE = P) – Maybe this explains why we are having such difficulty being productive

You are having trouble reaching your top levels of productivity right now.  Right?  I know that I am. Among all of the ripple effects of the current health crisis, with so many, many of us working from home, we are having trouble concentrating on, focusing on, and accomplishing, our work. This might help explain it.  Read More