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Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.

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The Best Place to Work

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 2, 2015, at 11:20 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy

Ron Friedman on "The Defining Feature of Renowned Artists, Star Athletes, and Successful Organizations."

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800-CEO-READ's 2014 Bestsellers

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 31, 2014, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

Harry Kraemer has taken the top spot on our annual bestseller list for the third straight year.

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The Sef-Made Billionaire Effect

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 30, 2014, at 8:46 AM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture

What if Steve Jobs and Steve Case’s talent for value creation had been recognized and harnessed by their former bosses?

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What to Do When It's Your Turn by Seth Godin

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 19, 2014, at 1:48 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Marketing & Sales, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Seth Godin's new book is a full color, high-end love letter to readers about creativity, creating change, and making something that matters.

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Winning the Long Game by Steven Krupp & Paul J.H. Schoemaker

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 19, 2014, at 1:20 PM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy

Winning the Long Game helps you rise above the nuts and bolts, operational management you are already good at and attain strategic leadership.

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Alison Levine on Business and Books

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 12, 2014, at 9:16 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Alison Levine answers our questions about business and books, and hints at where she might head next in her writing.

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A Q&A with Alison Levine

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 10, 2014, at 10:49 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Alison Levine—adventurer, explorer, and mountaineer—answers some of our questions about leadership on On the Edge.

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Alison Levine

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 9, 2014, at 1:58 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Leadership & Strategy

Alison Levine has climbed the highest mountains on every continent and skied to both poles of the planet. She knows what it's like to persevere "On the Edge."

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And the Winners Are...

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 9, 2014, at 9:45 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Biography & Narrative, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Marketing & Sales, Personal Development & Human Behavior, Publishing Industry, The Company

The 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards category winners (and shortlist for the best book of the year) 2014.

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Collaboration Strategy

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 3, 2014, at 12:06 PM – Filed under:

Business relationships, both in the office and across the globe, require more collaboration than ever—which is why we need a Collaboration Strategy.

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A Year with Peter Drucker

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 2, 2014, at 2:27 PM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy

Joseph A. Maciariello's new book allows you to spend a full year in the teachings of "the father of management."