“The Charisma Myth: How Anyone Can Master the Art and Science of Personal Magnetism” by Olivia Fox Cabane. Back in 2012, I listened to this presentation by the author and wanted to dive in a little deeper by reading her book. Two and half years later, I finally made the time to read this book and here […]Read more "Book: The Charisma Myth"
In this podcast interview, Amy Wilkinson made the following comment. Hope this will inspire you to to start pursuing your dreams or doing well by doing good! :) “There is no perfect timing. There is no perfect plan. It doesn’t take a million dollars. It doesn’t take a certain credentials or degree. That idea that […]Read more "PODCAST: Amy Wilkinson"
“Our Iceberg Is Melting: Changing and Succeeding Under Any Conditions” by John Kotter and Holger Rathgeber. I bought this book several years ago and re-read it today. This book showed it’s talking points by telling a fictional story. The notes here are mostly based on last couple pages of the book. “The Eight Steps Process […]Read more "Book: Our Iceberg Is Melting"
“From Inspiration to Implementation” by Dr. Tina Seelig I listened to this talk last October and finally revisited this again to take some notes. This talk contains a lot of further explanations and stories that illustrate these points. Watch it if you want to dive in deeper. “Imagination, I define, very simply, is the ability to envision things […]Read more "Talk: From Inspiration to Implementation"
“Building a DevOps Culture” by Mandi Walls This is a really short read. Here are some quoted notes: “A DevOps culture is one created through lots of discussion and debate.” “A team taking a more DevOps approach talks about the product throughout its lifecycle, discussing requirements, features, schedules, resources, and whatever else might come up.” On […]Read more "Book: Building a DevOps Culture"
“Daring Gratly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead” by Brené Brown This book has some deep insights that explains the mechanics of vulnerability and how some people able to respond life challenges in ways that lead to better outcome. If you don’t want to read through 300+ […]Read more "Book: “Daring Greatly”"
“Never Apply for a Job Again!” by Darrell W. Gurney Mr. Gurney provided a lot of advice for an individual on how to seek career, business or even relationship opportunities. The quotes noted below do not capture many of the advice Mr. Gurney provides in the book. He actually went in depth on how to […]Read more "Book: “Never Apply for a Job Again!”"