Here’s the line up of books I will present on Social Justice Issues at the 2019 Urban Engagement Book Club

(Note: for over 20+ years, I have presented synopses of business books at the First Friday Book Synopsis in Dallas. But I have also presented similar synopses presentations on books on social justice issues for CitySquare in Dallas for nearly 14 years. This post is about those gatherings). ——————— Here’s the world we live in. Read More

Stop. Just stop.

Stop. Stop and be silent. Stop; be still. Stop, and don’t talk (for a while). Stop and listen. Stop and think. Stop and ponder. Stop, and…be more attentive. Stop, and breathe. Stop, and wait. Stop and ponder some more. Just stop for a few moments – today; everyday; every week. Stop…and learn. Stop…and read to Read More

Here is the New York Times list of Best Selling Business Books for January, 2019 – Leadership By Doris Kearns Goodwin is #1; Dare to Lead by Brené Brown is #2

The New York Times has published its’ January, 2019 list of Best Selling Business Books. The number one book is Leadership: In Turbulent Times by Doris Kearns Goodwin.  This inventive book looks at leadership as seen in four of our presidents:  Lincoln, Roosevelt and Rooesevelt, and Lyndon Baines Johnson. At #2 is Dare to Lead: Brave Work, Read More