Smart Brevity & Sorry, Sorry, Sorry – two good and needed books to up your Communication Skills for the March 3, 2023 First Friday Book Synopsis

——————— FOR THE LIFELONG LEARNER IN ALL OF US! Come to learn; and make some great connections! MAKE 2023 A YEAR OF LEARNING! —— Can we learn to get to the point? Clearly? Quickly? Since we have made mistakes, and will most certainly make some more, can we learn to genuinely, sincerely apologize? Yes…and yes… Read More

Here is the New York Times list of Best-selling business books for February, 2023 – Atomic Habits is again, and still, at #1

 The New York Times has just published their February, 2023 list of best-selling business books.  Of the ten books on this month’s list, we have presented seven at our monthly event, the First Friday Book Synopsis in Dallas, which will complete 25 full years of monthly gatherings in March. Again…still…repeatedly…Atomic Habits is number one on Read More

Download the two Synopses Handouts for the Friday, February 3, 2023 First Friday Book Synopsis (over Zoom) — When Women Lead by Julia Boorstin, and Building a Second Brain

{Note:  you can also still register to attend in-person for the February 3 First Friday Book Synopsis, at the wonderful Park City Club, by clicking here}. In our 25th year! You are invited First Friday Book Synopsis, Friday, February 3, 2023, 7:25 am (Central Time), on Zoom. I hope you can join us! Meeting On Zoom Around 100 people (in our Read More

FOR THE LIFELONG LEARNER IN ALL OF US – Announcing The First Friday Book Synopsis Academy of Lifelong Learning

FOR THE LIFELONG LEARNER IN ALL OF US Announcing: The First Friday Book Synopsis  Academy of Lifelong Learning Each track includes three book synopses, delivered digitally.  Each synopsis comes with the audio recording of the synopsis presentation by Randy Mayeux, plus the multi-page, comprehensive synopsis handout. To get the most from the synopses: Sit with pen Read More

Maybe it is Time to…Think Again: Rethinking as a Way to Move Forward – (With appreciation to Adam grant, and Daniel Kahneman)

Last week, I spoke at the Garland Scottish Rite Club, at their service to install their officers for 2023.  My former colleague, Karl Krayer, was installed as their President for this year. Karl asked me to speak on Rethinking as the Way to Move Forward.  I took some highlights from my synopsis handout for the Read More

My synopsis of Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation by Linda Villarosa  is Today, Thursday, January 19, 12:30 pm, over Zoom – Come Join Us – And, here is my synopsis handout

A special encouragement to attend today’s session, January 19, 2023, on Zoom. Today’s book, Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation by Linda Villarosa . Please join us. All details below. ———— If you have an open lunch time window Today, Thursday, January 19, 12:30 pm (CST), I am presenting my Read More