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Death Comes for the Archbishop
Willa Cather
Progress: 200/297 pages
A.S. Byatt
Progress: 17/555 pages
Plenty: One Man, One Woman, and a Raucous Year of Eating Locally
Alisa Smith, J.B. MacKinnon
Progress: 45 %
Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Don't - Jim Collins The chapter on leadership was very good and completely applicable to any time period. Where the book misses is in using specific company examples; a few of which are no longer around. I also thought there were too many charts and the appendix was a bit overwhelming - perhaps meant more for an academic textbook. It could become a classic with some editing- I so agree with the premise that most are comfortable with just being "good" - life is easier and more comfortable. The leap to great is more rare.