I was browsing around the Audiofile Magazine website recently and came across their 2010 review of my audiobook The One Year Daily Devotions for Leaders. They wrote: Jim Seybert narrates his own work with eloquence as he delivers a treasure trove of bite-sized devotions for time-challenged business and ministry leaders. Readings cover broad issues of [...]
The title made me chuckle because I've always been told to NEVER use the term "shut up." But you have to admit, it does get your attention. Dr. Michael Sedler is a behavior specialist in Oregon. The book was originally published in 2003 (Baker) and reprinted in 2006. The print version has sold more than [...]
Duncan Campbell founded Friends of the Children in Portland to help at-risk kids overcome the seemingly inevitable consequence of their situation. This book is his story and the stories of dozens of kids who've been helped by his efforts. It was my first narration project and I was honored to add a voice to the [...]
I just finished reading Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird. Or, should I say, I just finished having Sissy Spacek read it to me? I love books. Always have. Some of my earliest memories are of a bookshelf in the basement apartment my folks rented in San Francisco. The bottom shelf was where my books were. I [...]
There's a lot about the way Steve Job conducted himself that most of us should try to avoid, but with regard to his penchant for getting face-to-face he was right on the money.
Is there a link between creativity and successful leadership? Lisa Bodell, CEO of FutureThink, writes on the leadership/creativity connection in her post of May 17, 2011 titled; The Era of the Right-Brained Thinker Bodell references Daniel Pink's 2005 book A Whole New Mind in using words like agility, synthesis, inspiration and story-telling to define creative [...]