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…

Book Review: A Personal Odyssey by Thomas Sowell

A polarizing figure among many circles Thomas Sowell is best known for an author of sharp words and well researched opinions, but what he has often alluded to throughout the years is the humble beginnings of a journey that inadvertently lead him to the prominence he has achieved in life.  This book narrates that process.

The Open Organization: Book Review

Jim Whitehurst the CEO of the multibillion dollar open source company RedHat took to his keyboard to record and share the insights that have helped his company create a more inclusive culture and increase its productivity.  Typically books written by CEOs are used as long form SEC filings intended to woo shareholders.  Bill Gates predicted…