Editor's Choice

Simply Brilliant: How Great Organizations Do Ordinary Things in Extraordinary Ways
Bill Taylor, founder of Fast Company, reminds us that creativity exists outside of Silicon Valley, and is available to all of us.


Book Giveaway

Writing Without Bullshit: Boost Your Career by Saying What You Mean

Josh Bernoff provides a user's guide to using the written word clearly and effectively in business.


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.


Staff Picks

What our staff is reading this summer
Summer means lazy vacations and digging in to a good book. Here's what's in our summer reading piles (a.k.a. beach bags).

News & Opinion

Last call! Submissions for the 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards close September 29
Publishers and authors have ten days left to enter their book for our annual Business Book Awards.

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The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

A Monstrous (and Most Welcome) Regiment of Women: Changing the Conversation
Our General Manager Sally Haldorson's name has been added to the cover of the third edition of The 100 Best Business Books of All Time, and she has pulled more women into the conversation along with her.



August 2016 Business Book Bestsellers
Our business book bestsellers for the month of August, 2016

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Shadow Courts: The Tribunals That Rule Global Trade
In Shadow Courts, Haley Sweetland Edwards reports on the particulars, and the particular problems, of Investor-State Dispute Settlement, the shadow courts that rule international trade.



The Power Paradox: How We Gain and Lose Influence
Dacher Keltner has written a "revolutionary and timely reconsideration of everything we know about power."


New Releases

Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life
Bill Burnett and Dave Evans of the design school at Stanford University have turned their popular course "Designing Your Life" into a book for all of us.

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