Monthly Archives: September 2015

The Game of Life and How to Play It, by Florence Shinn

Why this book: Recommended to me by a woman I often refer to as my “spiritual advisor.” I have considered her advice and perspective “sage” and very helpful to me, and when she suggested that I look at this little … Continue reading

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Go Set a Watchman, by Harper Lee

Why this book: My reading group selected it to read and discuss. I had been wanting to re-read To Kill a Mockingbird for years, and selecting this book gave me the excuse to do so. I found it most interesting … Continue reading

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Return on Character- The Real Reason Leaders and their Companies Win, by Fred Kiel

Why this book: I was intrigued after reading an excellent and very positive review of this book in Strategy and Business.  Since serving as the Naval Academy’s Director of Character Development, I have struggled with the three fundamental questions about … Continue reading

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