book reviews

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series #3 Inventing Joy by Joy Mangano

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series  #3 Inventing Joy by Joy Mangano

This Big Ideas in Books review for this week focuses on being ‘defiant’ because that’s what Joy Mangano of Miracle Mop fame tells us to do. Be Defiant!

You’ve heard me say, more times than I can count. on my blogs or in more interviews than I can count, that being wayward and determined is a POSITIVE way to be, but I never told you to be defiant.

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series #5 Fierce Conversations by Susan Scott

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series  #5 Fierce Conversations by Susan Scott

I was drawn to this book precisely because I believe in the concept of fierce conversations. I admit, my original thought was how strong, passionate, even ‘barbarous’ that would be. But, in this book, Scott tells us, “In its simplest form, a fierce conversation is one in which we come out from behind ourselves into the conversation and make it real.”

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series #4 Master Content Strategy by Pamela Wilson

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series  #4 Master Content Strategy by Pamela Wilson

Master Content Strategy by Pamela Wilson is a must-have at your elbow, for learning how to be a successful online ‘publisher’. I put the word ‘publisher’ in small quotes to remind you that you are a publisher. If you have a blog, or a website, you are a publisher.

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series #2 Wise Guy from Guy Kawasaki

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series  #2 Wise Guy from Guy Kawasaki

This book, Wise Guy, is top notch. It’s not so much a story of Guy (although it is) as much as it’s a story of a young man who had dreams to fulfill, and whose family supported him in those dreams. Oh, not without conflict, mind you. Just as we all have conflict in our lives, so did Guy.

Big Ideas in Books : A Book Review Series: #1 Dan Janal

Big Ideas in Books : A Book Review Series: #1 Dan Janal

I am so fortunate that receiving so many truly great books led me to create a new video series here called Big Ideas Book Reviews. The video isn’t of me doing a live review, although that may come to that in time. For now, I am capturing specific ideas, writings,and shares within each book and presenting it all in a slide show.