Urban Engagement Book Club, Thursday, June 20, 12:30 pm, over Zoom – Racism, in Southlake TX?! – They Came for the Schools: One Town’s Fight Over Race and Identity, and the New War for America’s Classrooms by Mike Hixenbaugh – And, here is my comprehensive handout

You are invited – on Zoom, Thursday, June 20! A special encouragement to attend the  Urban Engagement Book Club Thursday, June 20, over Zoom, 12:30 pm Please join us. All details below. ———— Download today’s handout by clicking here. —————- If you have an open lunch time window Thursday, June 20, 12:30 pm (CST), I am Read More

Here is this month’s list of best-selling business books from the New York Times – Atomic Habits still #1; The Algebra of Wealth is at #2

The New York Times has published its list of best-selling business books for June, 2024.  Yes, Atomic Habits is still at the top spot.  But, the recently published The Algebra of Wealth is at #2, and the recent Supercommunicators is still in the top five, at #5.    Though there is an occasional “bad” book (i.e., Read More

On the SECOND FRIDAY OF JULY, the July 12 First Friday Book Synopsis – Team: Getting Things Done with Others by David Allen, and Emotional Intelligence 2.0

Sharpen Your Edge: Learn From Top Business Minds — at the First Friday Book Synopsis           “My synopses are almost like getting your whole team to read a book together, which enables your own conversation on how to implement the key lessons from the book. Lifelong learning in real time.” – Randy Mayeux TWO Read More

Download the two Synopses Handouts for the Friday, June 7, 2024 First Friday Book Synopsis (over Zoom) — The Algebra of Wealth by Scott Galloway & May Contain Lies by Alex Edmans

{Note:  you can also still register to attend in-person for the June 7 First Friday Book Synopsis, at the wonderful Park City Club, by clicking here}. Sharpen Your Edge: Learn From Top Business Minds at First Friday Book Synopsis “My synopses are almost like getting your whole team to read a book together, which enables your own conversation on how to Read More

The Urban Engagement Book Club; an important update – Consider adding this gathering to your monthly schedule

  Here is our book for the June 20 session of the Urban Engagement Book Club (click on image for printable view):               —————— I have presented books dealing with issues of social justice – poverty, homelessness, racial justice – since 2004.  For practically all of these years, this was a Read More

Urban Engagement Book Club, Thursday, May 16, 12:30 pm, over Zoom – We Are the Leaders We Have Been Looking For (The W. E. B. Du Bois Lectures) by Eddie Glaude Jr. – And, here is my comprehensive handout

  You are invited – on Zoom, Thursday, May 16! A special encouragement to attend the  Urban Engagement Book Club Thursday, May 16, over Zoom, 12:30 pm Please join us. All details below. ———— Download today’s handout by clicking here. —————- If you have an open lunch time window Thursday, May 16, 12:30 pm (CST), I Read More