Here is the July, 2021 list of best-selling business books from the New York Times – the new Kahneman book, Noise at #2; Atomic Habits by James Clear still #1

The New York Times has published its July, 2021 list of best-selling business books.  Yet again, Atomic Habits by James Clear is at the top of the list.  I do not remember another book with close to this dominance; this book has been at the top for many, many of the months since the arrival Read More

Download the two Synopses Handouts for the July 9 First Friday Book Synopsis, July 9, 2021 – Noise by Daniel Kahneman (and others), and Amazon Unbound by Brad Stone

We are in Year #24 of our monthly gatherings.             You are invitedFirst Friday Book Synopsis, the Second Friday of July Friday, July 9, 2021, 7:30 am (Central Time), on Zoom.I hope you can join us! —————— Well over 100 people have been joining us on our “Remote” First Friday Book Synopsis gatherings. We Read More

I am wrong about something. And, so are you. – Thoughts prompted by the book Think Again by Adam Grant

This week, I presented my synopsis of Think Again:  The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know by Adam Grant, for a large group in an organization in Oklahoma.  In re-reading my synopsis handout, and in re-thinking what I had to say, I had the folks write down these five things prompted by the book.  I Read More

My synopsis of Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own by Eddie S. Glaude Jr. is Today, Thursday, June 17, 12:30 pm, over Zoom – Come Join Us – (And, here is the synopsis handout)

If you have an open lunch time window today, Thursday, June 17, 12:30 pm (CST), I am presenting my synopsis of Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own by Eddie S. Glaude Jr., today, Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 12:30 (CST) for the Urban Engagement Book Club, sponsored by CitySquare, on Zoom. Begin Again: James Baldwin’s Read More

We are so forgetful, and inattentive, and lazy – so keep at it, keep learning, until you come close to finally getting it!

What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun. Is there anything of which one can say, “Look! This is something new”? It was here already, long ago; it was here before our time. Ecclesiastes 1: 9-10 —————— Here’s an observation…not exactly original Read More