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Greg Sankey is the commissioner of the Southeastern Conference. He previously served the SEC for 13 years in various capacities. Prior to that, he was the commissioner of the Southland Conference. Sankey is a native of Auburn, New York.
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No Ordinary Dog
My Partner from the SEAL Teams to the Bin Laden Raid
Will Chesney - Apr 21, 2020
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The powerful true story of a SEAL Team Six member and military dog handler, and the dog that saved his life.Two dozen Navy SEALs descended on Osama bin Laden's compound in May 2011. After the mission, only one name was made public: Cairo, a Belgian Malinois and military working dog. This is Cairo's story, and that of his handler, Will Chesney, a me...
Greg Sankey
Aug 21, 2020
Outstanding book from U.S. Navy Seal Will Chesney in NO ORDINARY he shares the story of the military working dog, Cairo.      source
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Strength to Love
Martin Luther King Jr - Jan 10, 2010 (first published in 1963)
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"If there is one book Martin Luther King, Jr. has written that people consistently tell me has changed their lives, it is Strength to Love."So wrote Coretta Scott King. She continued: "I believe it is because this book best explains the central element of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s philosophy of nonviolence: His belief in a divine, loving presence t...
Greg Sankey
Jul 03, 2020
STRENGTH TO LOVE by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is a remarkable read, “This book best explains the central element of Martin Luther King Jr.’s philosophy of nonviolence, his belief in a divine, loving presence that binds all life.”      source
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Never Settle
Sports, Family, and the American Soul
Marty Smith - Aug 06, 2019
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The amazing and blessed life of popular ESPN reporter and correspondent for College GameDay, Marty Smith, whose mission in this thoughtful and funny memoir is to return fans to the true soul of sports in this country. You know Marty right? The guy during College GameDay hanging off the back of a pickup truck while zooming around the Clemson athleti...
Greg Sankey
Jul 27, 2019
Summer Reading Book #19—NEVER SETTLE: Sports, Family, and the American Soul by @MartySmithESPN. @ericchurch wrote the BEST book foreword I’ve read in years (just fish at the boat launch)! Honored Marty gave me an early copy & made it personal. I THOROUGHLY ENJOYED NEVER SETTLE!      source
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What to Do When Things Go Wrong
A Five-Step Guide to Planning for and Surviving the Inevitable―And Coming Out Ahead
Frank Supovitz - May 08, 2019
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Manage every business problem like you were born for it--from a problem customer to a career-threatening crisis It's not being negative or pessimistic to assume that something will always go wrong in business and in your career. It's being realistic. What you do when crisis hits is the only thing matters--and this proven guide delivers everything y...
Greg Sankey
Jul 05, 2019
Summer reading book #8 WHAT TO DO WHEN THINGS GO WRONG by @SupEvents “I would rather learn from things that went wrong for someone else. That’s the priceless opportunity that this book gives you: to learn from my mistakes.”      source
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Great at Work
The Hidden Habits of Top Performers
Morten T. Hansen - Sep 03, 2019
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The Wall Street Journal bestseller—a Financial Times Business Book of the Month and named by The Washington Post as “One of the 11 Leadership Books to Read in 2018”—is “a refreshingly data-based, clearheaded guide” (Publishers Weekly) to individual performance, based on a groundbreaking study. Why do some people perform better at work than others? ...
Greg Sankey
Jul 05, 2018
Summer reading book #14: “Great At Work: How Top Performers Do Less, Work Better, And Achieve More” by @MortenTHansen “Top performers don’t rest. They keep learning.”      source