Date: April 9, 2014

Author: JT

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What I’ve Read Lately: Brief

Less is more. Never has that been more true than in today’s world. The rate of change, demands for collaboration, social media’s ambient noise, all lay claims on our time. And, we haven’t even mentioned our family, friends, and folks in our ‘physical’ lives.

As a result, our attention spans seems to be ever-shorter. It’s a challenge, taking real effort at times to stay focused, to stay on-task. There are days I wonder whether I’m a grown adult suffering from an attention deficit disorder. With more of us expected to ‘collaborate’ at work, to perform in ‘matrixed’ environments, attention spans are under severe pressure.

Date: May 31, 2013

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What I’ve Read Lately: Do Good Well

This really is a book about doing good well. The authors are two women writing from the perspective of having been there, done that, and wanting to share their lessons learned.

Their vision: “…to design a practical guide to help anyone with a desire to do good in this world not only do good, but do good well.”

What I’ve Read Lately: Connecting Organizational Silos

ESN. It’s yet another new acronym you need to learn: Enterprise Social Network. Here, JT provides his review of this book.

The short take: It’s a must-read for your corporate ESN team. It strikes a nice balance and is the first book he’s read that can almost act as ‘primer’ for the entire process.