Filtered by what we are reading

What We Are Reading: Designing Your Life: How to Build a...

Book: Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life Authors: Bill Burnett and Dave Evans Reviewer: Jenny Charriez, Director, Employee Development and Inclusion In this video, Jenny Charriez, director, employee development and inclusion, shares her thoughts about the book that she is currently reading, “Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful […]

What We Are Reading: Trauma Stewardship: An Everyday...

Book: Trauma Stewardship: An Everyday Guide to Caring for Self While Caring for Others  Author: Laura van Dernoot Lipsky Reviewer: Ryan Kane, Title IX Coordinator/Equal Opportunity Officer In this video, Ryan Kane, Title IX coordinator/equal opportunity officer, shares his thoughts about the book he is currently reading, “Trauma Stewardship: An Everyday Guide to Caring for […]

What We Are Reading: Daring Greatly: How the Courage to...

Book: Daring Greatly: How the Courage to be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Author: Brené Brown Reviewer: Amy Bosley, Vice President of Organizational Development and Human Resources In this video review, Amy Bosley, vice president, organizational development and human resources, shares her thoughts about the book she is currently reading, “Daring […]

What We Are Reading: Search Inside Yourself: The...

Book: Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and World Peace) Author: Chade-Meng Tan Reviewed by: Liz Suarez, Osceola and Lake Nona Campus Director, Organizational Development and Human Resources Google is known for service, creativity, innovation and Emotional Intelligence (EQ). In the book by Chade-Meng Tan, “Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path […]

What We Are Reading

Leadership and Self-Deception: Getting Out of the Box By Seher Awan, Accounts Payable Coordinator “Leadership and Self-Deception: Getting Out of the Box” by the Arbinger Institute is written simply, but contains a powerful message that we often forget – people are the heart of an organization. This book tells the story of a character named […]

What We Are Reading

The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom By Michele McArdle, Executive Dean of the Winter Park Campus Many books for leaders provide a list of strategies that one can use to set high standards for excellence with their team. Some of these techniques can be useful, depending on a host of factors: the […]

What We Are Reading

Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation By Adam Talbot, Manager of the Lake Nona Campus How are good ideas formed, where do they come from? Have you ever thought you had a “eureka” or “light bulb” moment? I am certain you have, but have you ever dug into the reasoning as […]