In the first six months of 2018, I was extremely fortunate to have picked some reads that left indelible marks on my life. As frequent readers of this blog know, I am a believer of continuous improvement and that reading can not only have incredible impact, but be life changing. In this post, I will … More Best Books of 2018… So Far!
This is first in a series of six posts about lessons I learned from my grandfather that apply to career growth and development, in addition to being generally good advice for life. This is in his memory and in honor of Father’s Day. Most times when I walked into my grandfather’ house, next door to … More The Emotional Reason Why Reading Has Added Value (#1 of 6 – Lessons That Impact My Life)
Earlier this year I set myself a goal of reading 35 books. Given that I read only 11 in 2016, it seemed like an audacious goal, but attainable and worth striving for. Reading for me encompasses many needs and desires. In almost every situation, reading opens my mind in new ways, to new possibilities, no … More The Top Reads of 2017 in the Second Half
Slowness is not about time, but about experience. Forget time. Being slow allows more ways to enjoy life and those we love and spend time with. … More How Slowing Down is Improving Life
I’ve been using GoodReads the past two years to incentivize myself to read more books. Reading is pleasurable – but I wasn’t doing enough to keep myself better educated and entertained in those spare moments of the day. Reading has been a source of enjoyment for as long as I can remember, whether for fun … More Mid-Year Book Round Up: Best of What I’ve Read