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The 5-8-40 Business Gift Book Club

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 17, 2014, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Marketing & Sales, Narrative & Biography, Personal Development & Human Behavior, Publishing Industry, The Company

Impress your boss or empower your employees with books to help them grow... or just treat that special business someone in your life.

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Twitter Is Not a Strategy

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 17, 2014, at 11:33 AM – Filed under:

"Regardless of whether it is cola or computers being sold, the exploding array of digital channels presents increased opportunities to connect and confuse."

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Information Doesn’t Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 14, 2014, at 12:05 PM – Filed under:

Cory Doctorow's new book is for those in the "creative industries" and, really, nowadays aren't we all?

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The 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards Longlist

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 13, 2014, at 9:30 AM – Filed under: Publishing Industry

The culling process we undertake during the awards process is always rigorous, but we've narrowed it down to 40 books—5 each in 8 categories.

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Nicholas Carr on Business and Books

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 12, 2014, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity

To wrap up our Thinker in Residence series, Nicholas Carr answers a few quick questions on business and books.

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Fail Better

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 11, 2014, at 12:45 PM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Personal Development & Human Behavior

While failure in business is a given–it can also lead to success with the right mindset and approach.

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A Q&A with Nicholas Carr

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 11, 2014, at 12:34 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity

Nicholas Carr tells us what, exactly, automation is and considers how we can use it more wisely to more fully experience life instead of escape it.

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By 800-CEO-READ, published November 10, 2014, at 10:33 AM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Management & Workplace Culture

In The Glass Cage Nicholas Carr asks us to reconsider how automation is affecting how we experience our life and work.

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Chinese Rules

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 4, 2014, at 9:32 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture, Narrative & Biography

Tim Clissold's Mr. China is one of the great books on China's rise. He is now back with a new book, Chinese Rules, to update the situation there.

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Fizz

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 4, 2014, at 6:57 PM – Filed under: Marketing & Sales

Here to make sense of the promise–and navigate the pitfalls–of word-of-mouth marketing is Ted Wright, a WOMM pioneer and author of Fizz.

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Martha Stewart and a Midwestern Blacksmith

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 28, 2014, at 7:55 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Narrative & Biography, The Company

There are scores of makers in Milwaukee (and in your city) doing fantastic work you can't find at the Box and Everything stores.

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How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 28, 2014, at 1:22 PM – Filed under: Current Events & Public Affairs, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Many of my favorite books are about other books, so I was thrilled to come across Russ Roberts’ new book about Adam Smith's Theory of Moral Sentiments.