We have an exciting event for the month of September where our book club meeting will be attended by the author of Descending the Corporate Ladder, Rohini Venkatraman. She's a SF local author who seemingly has a lot in common with a certain blog and book club leader. Here's a snip-it of the Amazon review for her 5-star book:
"Rohini Venkatraman’s semi-autobiographical novella is a candidly introspective, wise, and witty narrative about what it means to be a young twenty-something as it is experienced: the search for a niche, companion, and purpose in life. Increasingly frustrated with how her corporate life (using buzzwords like "leverage" and "low-hanging fruit") is draining her creativity..." >read more
Stay tuned for links to an interview with the author prior to the meeting.
Here are some questions I typically like to ask to lead the discussion of the book, but I may add more after meeting up with Rohini this coming Monday:
• What was your greatest take-away from the book?
• What actionable items have you given yourself as a result?
• Is there anything that you disagreed with?
• What books have you read that were similar?
• Any additional Thoughts?
Discussion notes will be added to the website after the meeting. You're always encouraged to join the discussion there if you are unable to attend the meeting.