Crucial Accountability by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny , Ron McMillan , Al Switzler

Big ideas: When someone behaves badly or breaks expectations/ promises, most people respond with silence or violence. There is a middle ground of driving accountability which not only improves the performance but also the relationship. The stronger the foundation of personal relationships, the easier it is to have accountability conversations. These are built by frequent…

Mindset by Carol Dweck

  Category Growth Mindset Fixed Mindset Talent, intelligence Your basic qualities can be grown with effort, strategy and training. Brain is like a muscle which grows with effort. Potential in any field – business, creative, literary, philosophical, sports grows with effort. Either you have it or you don’t. So they are always trying to prove…

Quotes on Libraries

My alma mater was books, a good library… I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity. – Malcolm X A truly great library contains something in it to offend everyone. – Jo Godwin You want weapons? We’re in a library. Books are the best weapon in the world. This room’s…

Quotes on Love

He never broke my heart. He only turned it into a compass that always points me back to him. – Clementine von Radics “Sensuality does not wear a watch but she always gets to the essential places on time. She is adventurous and not particularly quiet. She was reprimanded in grade school because she couldn’t…