It hasn’t worked

Despite a torrent of books promising to unlock the secrets of innovation, large organizations seem as incapable as ever of unleashing the creative energy of their people. from Humanocracy: Creating Organizations as Amazing as the People Inside Them by Gary Hamel and Michele Zanini ——————– It hasn’t worked. I think individuals have a better track record Read More

Moving from Simple Obedience to Daring Initiative – – Humanocracy, A First Take

I am deep into my reading of the new book by Gary Hamel, co-authored by Michele Zanini:  Humanocracy: Creating Organizations as Amazing as the People Inside Them (just published this month).  I will present my synopsis of this book at the Sept. 4 First Friday Book Synopsis (on Zoom). This is a very good, and Read More

The Deficit Myth by Stephanie Kelton – Here are my Six Lessons and Takeaways

This book aims to drive the number of people who believe the deficit is a problem closer to zero. We will show how MMT demonstrates that the federal government is not dependent on revenue from taxes or borrowing to finance its spending and that the most important constraint on government spending is inflation.   We Read More

Video Now Available — Here is my synopsis of White Rage by Carol Anderson – Aug. 20, Urban Engagement Book Club

  Today, at 12:30, (August 20, 2020) I will present my synopsis of White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson, for the Urban Engagement Book Club, sponsored by CitySquare. This is another very good, very well researched, very disturbing book on the history of, and the reality of, our racial Read More

Humanocracy (Gary Hamel), and The Color of Law – Coming for the September 4 First Friday Book Synopsis

First Friday Book Synopsis, September 4, 2020, on Zoom Time: 7:30 am Two Books: Humanocracy: Creating Organizations as the People Inside Them by Gary Hamel and Michele Zanini. and The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein. Link to join meeting: Please invite one and all to participate in this session.  Read More