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Leadership Library Review — Story Mastery: Leading with Inspiration

July 2019 “Story Mastery: Leading with Inspiration” in Leadership from the Inside Out  by Kevin Cashman (Berrett-Koehler, rev. 2017) What are the big take-aways? This leadership handbook has been a favorite of mine since the 2008 edition, and now I … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review — The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World

March 2018 The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World featuring His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, with Douglas Abrams (Avery, 2016) What are the big take-aways? On the occasion of the Dalai Lama’s 8oth birthday, … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture

September 2017 The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (Curator: Lonnie Bunch) What are the big take-aways? One year ago, the newest Smithsonian museum opened on a corner of the Mall, close to the Washington Monument.  I … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: “Hidden Figures”

February 2017 “Hidden Figures” (20th Century Fox, 2016) What are the big take-aways? To my mind, the uplifting film “Hidden Figures” is three suspenseful (even though you think you know how they all turn out…) movies in one. In some … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: Between the World and Me

August 2016 Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (Spiegel & Grau, 2015) What are the big take-aways? A shattering memoir on race relations in the form of a letter to his teenage son following the fatal shooting of … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review — Seasons of Leadership: A Self-Coaching Guide

November 2014 Seasons of Leadership: A Self-Coaching Guide by Susan M. Palmer (Red Barn Books, 2014). What are the big take-aways? At last, I have entered the fray by writing a leadership book, myself!  I independently published Seasons of Leadership: … Continue reading

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