Humanocracy by Gary Hamel and Michele Zanini – Here are My Seven Lessons and Takeaways

Bureaucracy: noun — a system of administration marked by officialism, red tape, and proliferation (Merriam-Webster)… Our starting premise. Across the world, organizations are disabled by bureaucracy — they are inertial, incremental, and inhuman. — The premise of this book is that most of these choices can and must be revisited. These companies were built, or Read More

Here are my video presentations from our September events: The Color of Law & Humanocracy, and How to Be an Antiracist

My life has spun out of control. Call it what you will; productivity challenges is one thing to call it. But I have not handled the current pandemic and national unrest as well as I should have.  Thus, I have written few blog posts.  I get done what I must get done; but not enough Read More

Here is the September, 2020 list of best-selling business books from the New York Times – Atomic Habits by James Clear is again at the top spot

This week, the front page of the Dallas Morning News had an article about the rising anxiety during this Global Pandemic.  No surprise here; people are having trouble.  It is a real thing. (Here’s the same article, from the Washington Post). Thus, it is no wonder that the book Atomic Habits by James Clear is Read More

My Current and Recently Read Books – Sep / Aug

Here are the newest books that I have read recently: (Note: The books marked with a (*) are current best-sellers) Current Books (September, 2020) Your Next Five Moves by Patrick Bet-Davis(*) Look for Me by Lisa Garner Near Dark by Brad Thor Bedpan Commando by June Wandrey ————————————————————————– Recent Books (August, 2020) The Room Where it Happened by John Bolton* (continued) Read More

Doesn’t Hurt to Ask (Trey Gowdy), and How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X.. Kendi – Coming for the October 2 First Friday Book Synopsis 

  First Friday Book Synopsis, October 2, 2020, on Zoom Time: 7:30 am Two Books: Doesn’t Hurt to Ask by Trey Gowdy and How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi Link to join meeting:  Meeting ID: 828 8286 2662 Passcode: 991931 Please invite one and all to participate in this session.  ——————– (Note: Read More

Download the Synopses Handouts for Friday’s Remote First Friday Book Synopsis – September 4, 2020 – Humanocracy, and The Color of Law

Over 190 people joined in on our “Remote” First Friday Book Synopsis August gathering. We had participants from all over the country. Please share this word far and wide — all are welcome! ONE BOOK ON BUSINESS ONE BOOK ON ISSUES OF RACE Friday, September 4, 2020 7:30 AM —— Friday, September 4, 2020 – Zoom Two Book Synopses: Humanocracy Read More