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

The New York Times has released its list of best-selling business books for November, 2023. – Going Infinite by Michael Lewis is at #1

The New York Times has released its list of best-selling business books for November, 2023. Rocketing to the top of the list is the new book by Michael Lewis about Sam Bankman-Fried, Going Infinite.  I am a big Michael Lewis fan, and had already selected Going Infinite as one of my two choices for the Read More