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Conversation live - Leadership Book Club virtual event

When: 11:00 AM
Where: Online conversation live - Orbiting the Giant Hairball by Gordon MacKenzie
United States
Contact: Colton Janes
866-521-3595 ext. 1

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Leadership Book Club - The Effective Executive 

Welcome back! See the recommended reading schedule for Orbiting the Giant Hairball by Gordon MacKenzie below. Feel free to read ahead if you get on a roll. We are scheduled to meet on May 24th at noon to discuss a very unique and insightful book. I would like to warn you – this book is most likely unlike any book you have read before. It is vulnerable, edgy and practical in any workplace. Also this book may be tough to find… good luck!

Week 1: Chapters 1 – 5

Week 2: Chapters 6– 10  

Week 3: Chapters 11 – 15

Week 4: Chapters 16 –20

Week 5: Chapters 21 –24


Book can be purchased at most book stores or on amazon at this link.


If anyone wants to comment or has questions prior to the meeting, please feel free to email me at


This Leadership Book Club will be facilitated by Colton Janes.  Colton Janes is the Director of Operations for Aqua Illinois, a private water and wastewater utility overseeing 73,000 customers in 13 counties in the state. Aqua Illinois is part of a national company of Aqua America operating in eight states.

As a manager of 100 employees, Colt believes in a hands-on, team-oriented approach, working directly with operators to improve standard operating procedures and to optimize existing systems to meet company goals. He enjoys exploring new and innovative management practices and is an avid reader.

Colt received his Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and is a licensed professional engineer. He is also certified as a Class 1 Wastewater Operator and a Class A Water Operator. Colt has worked on all sides of the water and wastewater industry, consultant, municipal engineer, contract operator and private utility. He lives in Manteno, Illinois, where he and his wife, Jecca, are learning to survive on no sleep with their three-month-old son, Rowan.

Join this one hour online moderated conversation.  Register in advance.  This is a members only no charge event.  

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For the audio portion:  Please dial  530-881-1212   meeting  868-782-442


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