Staff Picks

How to Have a Good Day: Harness the Power of Behavioral Science to Transform Your Working Life
Caroline Webb shows readers how to use recent discoveries in behavioral economics, psychology, and neuroscience to transform our every day.


Book Giveaway

The Point Is : Making Sense of Birth, Death, and Everything in Between

Lee Eisenberg offers up a guide to nothing less than the point of life, and how to narrate it.


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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Editor's Choice

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World
Adam Grant gives us a new way to talk about change, and the personal and organizational knowledge to bring it about.

Jack Covert Selects

Wired to Create: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Creative Mind
In the creative mind of our General Manager Sally Haldorson Scott Barry Kaufman and Carolyn Gregoire's new book coincided serendipitously with the death of David Bowie.

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Thinker in Residence

Adam Grant on Business and Books
We wrap up our Thinker in Residence with Adam Grant by asking him what unanswered question he has about business, and what books have inspired him in the work he does.



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


The Business of Life

This is Your Brain on Sports: The Science of Underdogs, the Value of Rivalry, and What We Can Learn from the T-Shirt Cannon
Jon Wertheim and Sam Sommers have written a speedy compendium of sports stories and human behavioral tendencies that serves up social science insight with agility and good humor.



Persuadable: How Great Leaders Change Their Minds to Change the World
Al Pittampalli's new book argues that a genuine willingness for leaders to change their own minds it the ultimate competitive advantage.


New Releases

Broad Influence: How Women Are Changing the Way America Works
Jay Newton-Small presents an unprecedented examination into how women are changing the political, economic and social landscapes.

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