Velocity Book Review

Actually, the full title is Velocity: Combining Lean, Six Sigma and the Theory of Constraints to Achieve Breakthrough Performance – A Business Novel.  It’s of course listed on Amazon in kindle, paperback, and audible.  I listened to the audible version. As is typical in business novels the characters tend to be flattened slightly to encourage…

Baptists at Our Barbecue Book Review

To be honest, it took me three years to finish this book.  It’s not because it wasn’t wonderful.  It’s because I was dealing with a lot of other things and it just didn’t get high enough up on the priority list for me to reengage.  I generally don’t read novels, or at least novels that…

Making Work Visible

It’s that time again. I’ve been reading a new book, and it’s time for the book list to get updated. This time it’s the book Making Work Visible by Dominica Degrandis. The book started with a story I could relate to. A husband working on the honey-do-list being asked by his wife to start an…

Together is Better

A few weeks back I was updating the Book List and snuck in there a little book with a lot of wonderful pictures.  Today I’d like to mention a bit about Simone Sinek’s Together is Better. There are a few things that a reader will need to accept in order to enjoy this book.  Chief…

The Man of Numbers: Fibonacci’s Arithmetic Revolution

Fibonacci is best known for a number series he promulgated, but did you know that this number series he’s most famous for was nothing more than a footnote is a text book he wrote?  Fibonacci’s greatest contribution to mathematical understanding wasn’t what he knew, but the fact that he packaged what he knew so it…