Most Fridays I enjoy unpacking at least four recommended reads, listens, learnings, gadgets, or reviews. 4forFRIDAY is back and better than ever! My suggestions aren’t limited to items of the church or faith. They are simply a collection of items that I’ve enjoyed and thought that you might as well. So, here you go with this week’s 4forFRIDAY!
Get out your hankies for this YouTube video from Britains Got Talent. You will be moved to tears… Guaranteed!
A Restaurant that I Totally Loved – Public School 404: O my stars! If you’ve never had crispy buffalo cauliflower, you’ve never lived. I hate cauliflower, but this was so awesome. And I let our server convince me to try the PB&J Burger. Boy-o-boy, this was the best burger of all time! You’ve got to eat at this place. It’s a new favorite.
In The Ideal Team Player, Patrick Lencioni tells the story of Jeff Shanley, a leader desperate to save his uncle’s company by restoring its cultural commitment to teamwork. Jeff must crack the code on the virtues that real team players possess, and then build a culture of hiring and development around those virtues.
Beyond the fable, Lencioni presents a practical framework and actionable tools for identifying, hiring, and developing ideal team players. Whether you’re a leader trying to create a culture around teamwork, a staffing professional looking to hire real team players, or a team player wanting to improve yourself, this book will prove to be as useful as it is compelling.
The link above is one episode including an interesting interview with Bear Grylls. Every podcast from Outside is well produced, fascinating and challenging. If you enjoy anything about the outdoors, you’ll love this polished podcast. If you don’t really love the outdoors, you’ll still love this episode
And a quote that I am pondering from Robert F. Kennedy: “Progress is a nice word. But change is its motivator. And change has its enemies.”