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Interested in the latest books and research related to business, personality and learning, but too busy to read them?
Please join this informal group meeting. An experienced group facilitator will guide the discussion. Handouts will be provided. You don’t need to have read the book to participate.
Join us on second Tuesday of the month from 7:00 - 8:30 PM in the lower level meeting room of the Geneva. Public Library at 127 James Street. Here's the list of books we will be reviewing over the coming months. They are available for check out at the Check Out Desk.
From Academy Award–winning producer Brian Grazer and acclaimed business journalist Charles Fishman comes the New York Times bestselling, brilliantly entertaining peek into the weekly “curiosity conversations” that have inspired Grazer to create some of America’s favorite and iconic movies and television shows—from 24 to A Beautiful Mind.
For decades, film and TV producer Brian Grazer has scheduled a weekly “curiosity conversation” with an accomplished stranger. From scientists to spies, and adventurers to business leaders, Grazer has met with anyone willing to answer his questions for a few hours. These informal discussions sparked the creative inspiration behind many of Grazer’s movies and TV shows, including Splash, 24, A Beautiful Mind, Apollo 13, Arrested Development, 8 Mile, J. Edgar, Empire, and many others.
A Curious Mind is a brilliantly entertaining, fascinating, and inspiring homage to the power of inquisitiveness and the ways in which it deepens and improves us. Whether you’re looking to improve your management style at work or you want to become a better romantic partner, this book—and its lessons on the power of curiosity—can change your life.
March discussion will be of Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office by Lois P. Frankel, PhD
April discussion will be of Closing America's Jo Gap by Tapan Munroe
May discussion will be of Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazi
June discussion will be of Surprise: Embrace the Unpredictable and Engineer the Unexpected by Tania Luna and LeeAnn Renninger, Phd