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HERE WE ARE American Dreams, American Nightmares (A Memoir)

Here We Are is a heart-wrenching memoir about an immigrant family’s American Dream, the justice system that took it away, and the daughter who fought to get it back, from NPR correspondent Aarti Namdev Shahani. The Shahanis came to Queens—from India, by way of Casablanca—in the 1980s. They were undocumented for a few unsteady years……

LIFE’S GREAT QUESTION

Life is not about what you get out of it . . . it’s about what you put back in. Yet our current means for summarizing life’s work, from resumes to salaries, are devoid of what matters most. Perhaps this explains why, on average, work is killing people when it should be making them healthier.……

Cautionary Tales by Tim Harford

We’ve always warned children by telling them unsettling fairy tales. But my Cautionary Tales are for the education of the grown ups. And my Cautionary Tales are all true. Cautionary Tales is my new podcast from Pushkin Industries, makers of Malcolm Gladwell’s Revisionist History, Michael Lewis’s Against The Rules, and Laurie Santos’s Happiness Lab. Helping……

Social Chemistry

Social Chemistry will utterly transform the way you think about “networking.” Understanding the contours of your social network can dramatically enhance personal relationships, work life, and even your global impact. Are you an Expansionist, a Broker, or a Convener? The answer matters more than you think. Yale professor Marissa King shows how anyone can build more meaningful……

Announcing Powerful by Patty McCord

When it comes to recruiting, motivating, and creating great teams, Patty McCord says most companies have it all wrong. McCord helped create the unique and high-performing culture at Netflix, where she was chief talent officer. In her new book, Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility, she shares what she learned there and elsewhere……

Fully Charged, the film

World Premiere, Nov. 16, 2015 American University, Doyle/Forman Theater, Washington, DC Available in December on  iTunes, GooglePlay, Amazon.com On Demand, Vimeo, GFX Film description:  From award-winning director David Martin and #1 New York Times bestselling author Tom Rath (How Full Is Your Bucket?, StrengthsFinder 2.0, Eat Move Sleep), comes Fully Charged. Filled with expertise and provocative……

Content Presentation from Tom Rath’s latest book

Excited to share this neat presentation made with our friends from RELAYTO that highlights some of the content from our first book with Tom Rath, Are You Fully Charged?…