Editor's Choice

Just Giving: Why Philanthropy Is Failing Democracy and How It Can Do Better
Rob Reich looks at the landscape of modern philanthropy and wonders if it is as socially good as is generally assumed today.

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Book Giveaway

The 2018 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards Personal Development & Human Behavior Book Giveaway

This week, we'll be giving away the five books in the Personal Development & Human Behavior category of the 2018 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards.


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Staff Picks

American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey Into the Business of Punishment
Our owner and CEO takes a look inside the country's prison industrial complex, and its long history, through the lens of journalist Shane Bauer's new book.

News & Opinion

Inside the Longlist: Personal Development & Human Behavior
Our Marketing Director Blyth Meier takes a closer look at the top five Personal Development & Human Behavior books of 2018.

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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.



800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for November 2018
The bestselling business books at 800-CEO-READ for November 2018.



Q&A with Steven Clifford, Author of The CEO Pay Machine
Steven Clifford's new book describes what has caused CEO compensation to explode over the last four decades, how it damages companies, the economy, and our democracy, and what we can do about it.



Make Some Noise: The Unconventional Road to Dominance
In this excerpt, Ken Schmidt explains how "misinformation creates all sorts of obvious problems and that it’s just plain wrong to stereotype and judge people by their appearance," and how he overcame the outlaw biker stereotype that plagued Harley-Davidson and changed their reputation.


New Releases

Business Books to Watch in December
These are ten books we are going to be looking into further here during the month of December.

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