STICK WITH IT! 8 Week Series with Dr. Sean Young Force #2: Community One of the quickest ways to kick a bad or unwanted habit? Community. In fact, according to STICK WITH IT author, Dr. Sean Young, within 12 weeks, those who join and participate in a group are 2-3X more likely to change their behavior! In part two of our new series, Dr. Young takes a deeper dive into this [...]

By | 2017-09-27T23:48:08+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Books, Video|0 Comments

STICK WITH IT! 8 Week Series with Dr. Sean Young Force #1: Step Ladders   Most of what we do is not habit, but behavior.  So breaking bad habits or even creating new good habits won’t solve all your problems. In part one of our series with Dr. Sean Young, author of STICK WITH IT: A Scientifically Proven Process for Changing Your Life for Good, we talk about the three different types [...]

By | 2017-09-14T00:55:48+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Books, Video|0 Comments

Rules for Leaders, Dana’s 10-20-30 Rule for Life, $1400 iPhones & Wells Fargo Caught Again

Show Guests:  Steve Nudelberg Steve Nudelberg, the Author of CONFESSIONS OF A SERIAL SALESMAN joined us by phone to discuss his 27 rules for leaders and influencers.  We talked about everything from personal habits like waking up early and making your bed, to professional rules like learning how to listen, and the concept of “sell or be [...]

By | 2017-08-07T20:00:28+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Books, Show Notes|0 Comments

WoW: Patti Callahan Henry, Dr. Greta Anderson, and Sleeveless Dresses for All

Show Guests: Dana Barrett & Patti Callahan Patti Callahan Henry , the New York Times Bestselling Author joined is in studio to talk about her new book: THE BOOKSHOP AT WATER'S END.  She also talked about the changes in the publishing industry. Dr. Greta Anderson, the Founder & Principal Pitchmark Advisory Group, and an LPGA-certified Teaching HER instructor [...]

By | 2017-08-07T20:01:22+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Books, Show Notes|0 Comments

Meet the Candidates, G20 Fallout, Happines, and How to Change Behavior

Show Guests:  Ceasar Mitchell Ceasar Mitchell, Atlanta City Council President and Candidate for Mayor, joined us to talk about the role of cities in today's world.  We also talked about the Paris Climate Accord, the property tax assessments that have been in the news, economic development, living wage, and the areas around Turner Field and Phillips Arena. [...]

By | 2017-08-07T20:01:46+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Books, Show Notes|0 Comments

Guest Post: Author Brooke Davis on Sudden Loss and Creative Coping

In today's guest post, author Brooke Davis shares the personal tragedy that led to the creation of her debut novel Lost & Found,  and discusses why she wanted to explore what it means to grieve.  The international bestseller has been compared to The Rosie Project and has been called "heartbreaking, funny and brilliant".  If you've got a book club, I'm thinking this one [...]

By | 2016-01-27T17:51:04+00:00 January 27th, 2016|Books|0 Comments


In the guest chair:  Maria Runnels, Eric Holtzclaw, Dana Barrett & Margaret Ruthenberg-Marshall Eric Holtzclaw, regular show contributor and Chief Strategist at Laddering Works, Maria Runnels, Strategic Planner and Finance Professional and Margaret Ruthenberg-Marshall, Law Practice Professional joined Dana to discuss tonight's book club topic: ZILCH: THE POWER OF ZERO IN BUSINESS. Laddering Works was founded by Eric to educate [...]

By | 2015-04-23T16:17:32+00:00 April 20th, 2015|Books, Show Notes|0 Comments

Man of the Hour: Haruki Murakami

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last couple of months, you’ve heard of the author of the hour: Haruki Murakami. The heavily western-influenced Japanese author recently released Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage and is scheduled to release The Strange Library later this year. I was first introduced to him during a typical “What [...]

By | 2014-09-14T22:58:59+00:00 September 14th, 2014|Books|0 Comments

Top Business Books for Women by Women

Let me start by saying that not all of these books are considered your typical “business books”. They may or may not be found in business sections of the bookstore. They also may or may not be found in the self-help section of the store. Either way, they are good reads and can be applied to your business or [...]

By | 2014-08-12T23:18:11+00:00 August 13th, 2014|Books|0 Comments

Book Review: THE ANTI 9-5 GUIDE by Michelle Goodman

Admittedly, I’m embarrassed when I’m browsing the self-help shelves at the local library. I’m afraid someone will see me and my scream for help will be deathly obvious. Or worse, a future employer will see me and think I’m unstable. The truth is, I love books, self-help and otherwise, and I’ve found some really life-changing information on those shelves. [...]

By | 2014-06-24T20:54:07+00:00 June 24th, 2014|Books|0 Comments