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Reading List (for 2016)

After a few trips for work and vacation, I have compiled the following reading list. The Swamp – http://www.amazon.com/Swamp-Everglades-Florida-Politics-Paradise/dp/0743251075/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1463672524&sr=1-1&keywords=the+swamp The Last Train to Memphis – http://www.amazon.com/Last-Train-Memphis-Elvis-Presley/dp/0316332259/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1463672593&sr=8-1&keywords=the+last+train+to+memphis Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead – http://www.amazon.com/Work-Rules-Insights-Inside-Transform/dp/1455554790 Data Visualization & Presentation:  https://www.edwardtufte.com/tufte/index Kathleen Eisenhardt – https://profiles.stanford.edu/kathleen-eisenhardt Publications:  https://profiles.stanford.edu/kathleen-eisenhardt?tab=publications Tom Petty – http://www.amazon.com/Petty-Biography-Warren-Zanes/dp/0805099689?ie=UTF8&keywords=tom%20petty&qid=1463672555&ref_=sr_1_9&sr=8-9 Bob Boilen (NPR, All Songs

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How Google Works

How Google Works, by Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rossenberg. …Great book and lots of fun to read and learn a little about what life is like at Google. I think I could read this several times over, and learn more with each reading. Eric Schmidt’s Slide Share Presentation:  http://www.slideshare.net/ericschmidt/how-google-works-final-1

St. Jude Heroes – Run for a reason!

I’ve committed to raising funds as a St. Jude Hero to support St. Jude’s lifesaving mission of finding cures and saving children. I need your support to help me reach my fundraising goal for the kids of St. Jude. Support Online:  http://fundraising.stjude.org/site/TR/Heroes/Heroes?px=2239622&pg=personal&fr_id=4820 It costs $1.8 million a day to operate St. Jude. Did you know

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What is SharePoint? (asked the end-user)

A couple links and videos to try and help answer the question: http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/en-us/product/Pages/Features.aspx http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/iusesharepoint/landing.aspx (somewhat entertaining videos) What is SharePoint: http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/en-us/product/capabilities/Pages/default.aspx (In plain english) http://rickhilferink.wordpress.com/2011/11/25/sharepoint-in-plain-english/