"We know where most of the creativity, the innovation, the stuff that drives productivity lies--in the minds of those closest to the work. It's been there in front of our noses all along while we've been running around chasing robots and reading books on how to become Japanese--or at least manage like them."
—John F. Welch
- ‘Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms,’ by Gerard Russell Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:39:23 GMT
- Gerard Russell chronicles the long survival of religious minorities in the Middle East, and the extreme peril they face today..
- ‘Living the Secular Life,’ by Phil Zuckerman Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:39:23 GMT
- As more Americans eschew religious affiliation, a sociologist examines the secular lifestyle.
- ‘The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Volume II’ Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:39:23 GMT
- The second volume of Norton’s two-part anthology compiles texts and commentaries on Judaism, Christianity and Islam.
- Bookshelf: Can’t Sleep Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:33:59 GMT
- New picture books include “Naptime,” “A Bed for Kitty” and “Goodnight Already!”
- Children's Books: ‘Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future,’ by A. S. King Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:05:51 GMT
- A high school senior grappling with her mother’s suicide is suddenly able to envision people’s pasts and futures.