Hit Makers: The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction
Derek Thompson’s new book is about many things, including the mysteries of beauty and goose bumps, but it is, at its core, about the commerce of culture and the how technology has altered the path to popularity over time.
The 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Books Awards and Industry Party
We were in New York City last week to host our friends and colleagues in the publishing industry.
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.
A Q&A with Leslie Michelson about The Patient's Playbook
Our general manager, Sally Haldorson, sent Leslie Michelson some questions about The Patient's Playbook.
Sense and Respond: How Successful Organizations Listen to Customers and Create New Products Continuously
Jeff Gothelf and Josh Seiden explain that a "new level of volatility and uncertainty is one of the side effects of the digital revolution" and tell us businesses must become "sensing organizations," and "need new ways to respond."
What to Do When Machines Do Everything: How to Get Ahead in a World of AI, Algorithms, Bots, and Big Data
Many are fearful of an automated future. Cognizant executives Malcolm Frank, Benjamin Pring, and Paul Roehrig present a more hopeful future, and specific plans to act for success in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.