Christensen Featured in Interview about Marketing Theory

At the November First Friday Book Synopsis, Randy Mayeux will present Competing Against Luck: The Story of Innovation and Customer Choice, (New York:  Harper, 2016)written by Clayton Christensen as the lead author, along with three others (Taddy Hall, Karen Dillon, and David S. Duncan). The book focuses on marketing and consumer behavior.  It is in… Read More Christensen Featured in Interview about Marketing Theory

Sinek’s Newest Book Debuts at # 5

You may remember that two years ago, I presented a synopsis of Simon Sinek‘s best-seller, Leaders Eat Last:  Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t (New York:  Portfolio, 2014) .  He is described as an optimist, and touts inspiration as his key deliverable in business. Sinek’s TED talk, “How Great Leaders Inspire Action,” is the third most-watched… Read More Sinek’s Newest Book Debuts at # 5

Pre-Suasion is November 4 Book Synopsis Selection

At our November 4 First Friday Book Synopsis, I will present the blockbuster best-seller entitled Pre-Suasion: A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade by Robert Cialdini (Simon & Schuster, 2016).  This book has been on the Wall Street Journal business-best selling list for two consecutive weeks.  It debuted on the list at # 2 on September 17-18,… Read More Pre-Suasion is November 4 Book Synopsis Selection

Bennett’s Feminist Fight Book Debuts on Best-Seller List at # 3

A smashing business-best seller on feminism has crashed the Wall Street Journal, debuting on its list at # 3 in the September 24-25 edition (p. C10). Jessica Bennett’s work, Feminist Fight Club: An Office Survival Manual for a Sexist Workplace (Harper), was distributed on September 13, 2016.  At this writing, it is # 1 in three business books… Read More Bennett’s Feminist Fight Book Debuts on Best-Seller List at # 3

CCN Involved with Domestic Violence Candlelight Vigil on September 30

On Friday, September 30, the New Beginning Center hosts a candlelight vigil to honor the victims and survivors of intimate partner and family violence.  The New Beginning Center is a non-profit organization in Garland, Texas, dedicated to where life without Domestic Violence begins.  The multi-faceted program begins at 6:00 p.m. at Lakeside Market Plano, located at 5801 Preston… Read More CCN Involved with Domestic Violence Candlelight Vigil on September 30

Dual Career Communication Workshop on August 28 – and new a New Blog Post

If you and your partner both work, we have a terrific event for you on Sunday, August 28.  It is our Dual Career Couples Communication Workshop. The workshop begins with lunch at 12:00, and the session lasts from 1:00-5:00 p.m.  We do this in Schreiber Hall at First United Methodist Church – Garland. You and… Read More Dual Career Communication Workshop on August 28 – and new a New Blog Post