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Shop Talk | November 24 - Shared screen with speaker view
Brit Kramer
Welcome everyone!
Peter Schrappen
Donna speaks the truth. I first met Donna in a library ; )
Brit Kramer
A Year of Living Kindly: Choices That Will Change Your Life and the World Around Youby Donna Cameron
Brit Kramer
Please post recommendations in the chat so we can capture this.
Marcia Holland
Books for personal growthA Year of Living Kindly: Choices That Will Change Your Life and the World Around You Donna CameronBooks for professional growthThe First 90 Days: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels Michael WatkinsCrucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High Patterson, Grenny, McMillan, SwitzlerBooks that help us understand current political timesAmerican Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America Colin WoodardThe Death of Common Sense: How Law is Suffocating America Philip K. HowardThe Silk Road: A New History of the World Peter FrankopanBooks for Escape and Entertainment Anything by Nora Roberts, Anything by Preston and Child
Kai Fu
“Mastering Council Meetings” by Ann G. MacFarlane and Andrew L. Estep
Kai Fu
“Confessions From Your Token Black Colleague” by Tali Lavarry.
Brit Kramer
The Power of Consistency, By Weldon Long
Andrew Estep
A Dream Too Big: The Story of an Improbable Journey from Compton to Oxford, Caylin Louis MooreThe Murderbot Dairies by Martha Wells
Brit Kramer
The Power of Moments by Chipo and Dan Heath
Peter Schrappen
Ann Macfarlane
Drunk: How We Sipped, Danced, and Stumbled our Way to Civilization, by Edward Slingerland
Peter Schrappen
Upstream: The quest to solve the world's problems before they happen
Peter Schrappen
Brit Kramer
Craft Beer Country: In Search of the Best Breweries from the South Pacific to the Pacific Coastby Kirk Richardson
Kathleen Poston
On Juneteenth by Annette Gordon-Reed
Kirk Richardson
You will need plenty of coffee, but for associations this could be a winner: Collaboration, HBR
Peter Schrappen
I just finished "The Goldfinch" by Donna Tartt. Plus, there's a movie option. Escapism galore
Donna Cameron
Books for Personal and Professional Development**This Is Day One: A Practical Guide to Leadership That Matters, by Drew Dudley.**Every Conversation Counts: The 5 Habits of Human Connection That Build Extraordinary Relationships, by Riaz MeghjiBig Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, by Elizabeth Gilbert (this would be a great gift for a young woman—college-age or young professional)Books That Will Make Us Think and Be Better HumansCaste, by Isabel WilkersonThe Overstory, by Richard Powers (novel)A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles (novel)The Rent Collector, Camron Wright (novel)Educated, by Tara Westover (memoir)Books for Escape and EntertainmentThe Thursday Murder Club, by Richard Osman (this would make a great gift for anyone who enjoys mysteries—especially intriguing for older readers; i.e., seniors)Inspector Gamache mysteries by Louise Penny (start with the first and read them all)