The New York Times has published its last list of best-selling business books for 2023 – Atomic Habits back at the top spot.

The New York Times has published its last list of best-selling business books for 2023.  The December list has Atomic Habits back at the top spot.  Of the ten books on this month’s list, after our January, 2024 session of the First Friday Book Synopsis, I will have presented synopses of six of them at Read More

Amy Edmondson’s Right Kind of Wrong wins the Financial Times Business Book of the Year, 2023 – My thoughts

Is there a substitute for a good book? When you are in learning mode; when you want to delve into a subject in depth; when you want to more fully grasp a critical area of understanding; is there a substitute for a good book?  In my view, the answer is no.  Since 2005, the Financial Times Read More

More than a Book Review; A Comprehensive Book Synopsis – January 5, 2024 – Same as Ever: A Guide to What Never Changes by Morgan Housel and Big Bets: How Large-Scale Change Really Happens by Rajiv Shah.

Book Lovers & Lifelong Learners, Join us for two good books: for the January 5, 2024 First Friday Book Synopsis  MORE THAN A BOOK REVIEW; A COMPREHENSIVE BOOK SYNOPSIS BOOK LOVERS UNITE — BOOK SYNOPSES FOR THE LIFELONG LEARNER IN ALL OF US! Come to learn; AND make some great connections! 2024 — Your New Year of Read More

Download the two Synopses Handouts for the Friday, December 1, 2023 First Friday Book Synopsis (over Zoom) — Elon Musk by Walter Isaacson and Stay Sane in an Insane World by Greg harden

{Note:  you can also still register to attend in-person for the November 3 First Friday Book Synopsis, at the wonderful Park City Club, by clicking here}. In our 26th Year! You are invited First Friday Book Synopsis, Friday, December 1, 2023, 7:25 am (Central Time), on Zoom. I hope you can join us! Meeting On Zoom Around 100 people (in our Read More

My synopsis of Radical Inclusion: Seven Steps to Help You Create a More Just Workplace, Home, and World by David Moinina Sengeh.  is Thursday, November 16, 12:30 pm, over Zoom – Come Join Us – And, here is my synopsis handout

  A few words about today’s book: Radical Inclusion: This book brings a whole new perspective to our practices of exclusion. Written by the now Chief Minister of Sierra Leone, this is absolutely worth your time. I learned much! And this synopsis will be worth your time, I assure you. —————– You are invited – on Read More