Staff Picks

Simple Sabotage: A Modern Field Manual
During World War II, the government issued a classified manual for identifying acts of sabotage. Now Robert M. Galford, Bob Frisch, and Cary Greene take that (since declassified) document and apply it to the workplace.


Book Giveaway

Works Well with Others: An Outsider's Guide to Shaking Hands, Shutting Up, Handling Jerks, and Other Crucial Skills in Business That No One Ever Teaches You

Ross McCammmon's book of career advice is fast-moving, funny, and will help fortify you against feelings of inadequacy.


Optimistic arguments and ideas about important issues—in manifesto form. ChangeThis exists to spread Ideas. Opinion. Knowledge. Passion. Conviction. Conversation. Education. Intention. Interpretation. Thought. Persuasion. Freedom. Appeal. Development. Inspiration. Understanding. Change.

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Thinker in Residence

Jane McGonigal on Business and Books
We wrap up our residency with Jane McGonigal with questions we ask every author about business and books.

Jack Covert Selects

The Silo Effect: The Peril of Expertise and the Promise of Breaking Down Barriers
In her new book, Gillian Tett teaches us how to master silos so that they won't master us.

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800-CEO-READ Bestsellers

August 2015 Business Book Bestsellers
Our business book bestsellers for the month of August, 2015



Memories of the Phoenix Building from Dylan
Our Editorial and Creative Director, Dylan, shares his favorite memories from the company's time in our last office.


The Business of Life

Rising Strong
"Failure can become nourishment if we are willing to get curious, show up vulnerable and human, and put rising strong into practice." Brene Brown



Simple Sabotage: A Modern Field Manual for Detecting and Rooting Out Everyday Behaviors That Undermine Your Workplace
Robert M Galford, Bob Frisch, and Cary Greene take a look at a declassified intelligence manual for insights on how individuals inside your organization may be destroying it from within.


New Releases

Think Big, Act Bigger: The Rewards of Being Relentless
With his third book, Jeffrey Hayzlett teaches us to be unapologetically ourselves, and use that self to make big moves in business and life.

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