Red Teaming: How Your Business Can Conquer the Competition by Challenging Everything by Bryce G Hoffman was published on May 16, 2017. Red Teaming is a revolutionary new way to make critical and contrarian thinking part of the planning process of any organization, allowing companies to stress-test their strategies, flush out hidden threats and missed opportunities and avoid being sandbagged by competitors. Today, most — if not all — established corporations live with the gnawing fear that there is another Uber out there just waiting to disrupt their industry. Red Teaming is the cure for this anxiety. The term was coined by the U.S. Army, which has developed the most comprehensive and effective approach to Red Teaming in the world today in response to the debacles of its recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. However, the roots of Red Teaming run very deep: to the Roman Catholic Church’s “Office of the Devil’s Advocate,” to the Kriegsspiel of the Prussian General Staff and to the secretive AMAN organization, Israel’s Directorate of Military Intelligence. Continue reading
Start with Amen: How I Learned to Surrender by Keeping the End in Mind By Beth Guckenberger was released May 9th, 2017 by Thomas Nelson.
One power-packed word: amen. Millions of Christians all over the world say this word every day. Yet few realize what richness, depth, truth, and connection are packed into this sacred phrase. Throughout the centuries, Christian tradition has taught us to end prayers with amen. But the Bible is full of stories and passages where God’s people started their prayers with amen. Why? As Beth Guckenberger shows, amen is more than just a way to punctuate a conversation with the God of the Universe. Amen is a declaration of who God is and who we are in relation to him. It is a moment of submission and worship, Continue reading
One Taste of Angel by Violetta Rand is scheduled to be released on May 30, 2017 by St. Martin’s Press. Description: Their love was the stuff of Shakespeare – two star-crossed lovers from rival MC’s, divided by their families’ bloody history, but fate has given Eagle and Serafina a second chance. Can the biker and the stripper Continue reading
The Cowboy and the Doctor: The Gallaghers of Montana Series, Book 4 by Eve Gaddy is a romance novel that is scheduled to be released May 18, 2017 by Tule Publishing. SYNOPSIS: Dylan Gallagher loves playing the field. The only serious relationship he’s ever had was with his horses and his ranch, and he had no intention of ever changing that… Until he met Dr. Samantha Striker, a challenge too tempting to resist. Samantha Striker doesn’t fall easily, not even for Dylan and his heart-melting charm. But she can’t deny that the more time they spend together Continue reading
We Stood Upon Stars by Roger W. Thompson was released May 2, 2017. I truly enjoyed reading this lovely book. Thompson writes a collection of travel essays that share his experiences and deep gratitude for nature to be spiritual. I felt his essays are very relatable and entertaining. Continue reading