What Were Shoes Before Tennis Shoes?

 “I’d tell men and women in their mid-twenties not to settle for a job or a profession or even a career. Seek a calling. Even if you don’t know what that means, seek it. If you’re following your calling, the fatigue will be easier to bear, the disappointments will be fuel, the highs will be

Is it a fact that “Nice People Finish Last?”

“This is what I find most magnetic about successful givers: they get to the top without cutting others down, finding ways of expanding the pie that benefit themselves and the people around them. Whereas success is zero-sum in a group of takers, in groups of givers, it may be true that the whole is greater

Productivity Books and Neuro Different Brains: Maybe We Should Question That

“Willpower is a myth.” Dr. Phil   What a great concept productivity books are. “Eat that Frog”, “Seven Secrets to a Highly Effective People”, “Checklist Manifesto”, “Get Things Done”, and so many more. They have such a good purpose in our lives and can be valuable tools for discovery.  For the neurodiverse, they are not

Dec 2020 Book – The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More… by Michael Bungay Stanier

The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More… by Michael Bungay Stanier ” Learn how to become a better leader with a innovative approach to make leading a regular, informal part of your day and unlock people’s potential. Michael Bungay Stanier breaks down seven coaching questions and shows how to develop coaching methods that produce great

Sept 2020 Book – The Ideal Team Player by Patrick Lencioni

The Ideal Team Player by Patrick Lencioni “In his classic book, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, Patrick Lencioni laid out a groundbreaking approach for tackling the perilous group behaviors that destroy teamwork. Here he turns his focus to the individual, revealing the three indispensable virtues of an ideal team player. In The Ideal Team

Aug 2020 Book – The Matriarch: Barbara Bush by Susan Page

The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty by Susan Page “THE MATRIARCH tells the riveting tale of a woman who helped define two American presidencies and an entire political era. Written by USA TODAY’s Washington Bureau chief Susan Page, this biography is informed by more than one hundred interviews with Bush

July 2020 Book – WHEN by Daniel H. Pink

When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. Pink “We follow author, Daniel Pink, as he dives into a plethora of research from biology, economics, and psychology to reveal how we can best work, live, and succeed. Daniel cuts through the data and research and creates a readable narrative to answer tough questions