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Here are 3 books you can hear us present this week; Diane Ravitch; Joseph Michelli, Conant & Norgaard

This Friday (Aug. 5), 7:00 am, is the First Friday Book Synopsis.  If you live in the DFW area, this provides a great opportunity for networking, with a terrific dose of content, quickly delivered…

Karl Krayer will present his synopsis of TouchPoints: Creating Powerful Leadership Connections in the Smallest of Moments (J-B Warren Bennis Series) by Douglas R Conant and Mette Norgaard.


I will present my synopsis of Prescription for Excellence: Leadership Lessons for Creating a World Class Customer Experience from UCLA Health System by Joseph Michelli.

Both of these will provide valuable content, with useful, transferable principles.  Come join us!, Friday, 7:00 am.  (We finish promptly by 8:05).  At the Park City Club, near the Tollway and Northwest Highway, in University Park.

Click here to register.


On Thursday (Aug. 4), noon, I will present my synopsis of The Death and Life of the American School System:  How Testing and Choice are Undermining Education, by Diane Ravitch.

This session is sponsored by CitySquare (formerly Central Dallas Ministries), and is held at noon at the Highland Park United Methodist Church (adjacent to SMU).  Read the details here.  Come join us!

This is an important book, dealing with a genuinely serious issue.