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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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Uninvested

Uninvested: How Wall Street Hijacks Your Money and How to Fight Back

By Dylan Schleicher, published August 5, 2015, at 1:00 PM – Filed under: Current Events & Public Affairs, Personal Development & Human Behavior

In Uninvested, Bobby Monks urges us all to wake up and take control of our money and our investing.

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Shareology: How Sharing Is Powering the Human Economy

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 30, 2015, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Marketing & Sales, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Bryan Kramer tells us that, in an increasingly digital world, the economy will become more human and be powered by a fundamental human behavior: sharing.

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The Revenue Growth Habit: The Simple Art of Growing Your Business by 15% in 15 Minutes Per Day

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 23, 2015, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Marketing & Sales

Alex Goldfayn gives busy businesspeople a quick and easy way, on quick and concise chapters, to drive revenue growth.

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Make it Matter: How Managers Can Motivate by Creating Meaning

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 17, 2015, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Scott Mautz asks us "Do you matter at work?" and teaches managers how to make sure their employees feel they do.

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Disrupt You!: Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 16, 2015, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Jay Samit tells us to be successful in life and business, we must continue to be disruptive—even, or especially, to ourselves.

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Rich Karlgaard & Michael S. Malone on Business and Books

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 16, 2015, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy

In which we learn what questions the authors still have about business and what books have influenced them.

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A Q&A with Rich Karlgaard & Michael S. Malone

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 15, 2015, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy

We continue our Thinker in Residence with Rich Karlgaard and Mike Malone with some questions about their great new book, Team Genius.

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Rich Karlgaard & Michael S. Malone

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 14, 2015, at 11:30 AM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy

In Team Genius, Rich Karlgaard and Michael S. Malone have teamed up to tell why "More than ever, business success now comes down to teams."

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The Achievement Habit: Stop Wishing, Start Doing, and Take Command of Your Life

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 9, 2015, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Personal Development & Human Behavior

In his new book, Bernard Roth, a professor of engineering and academic director at Stanford's famous d. school, teaches us how to engineer a better life.

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The Perfection of the Paper Clip: Curious Tales of Invention, Genius, and Stationary Obsession

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 7, 2015, at 2:00 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Management & Workplace Culture, Marketing & Sales, Narrative & Biography

James Ward weaves a narrative of invention, entrepreneurship, and sometimes empire through the everyday objects all around us.

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Team Genius: The New Science of High-Performing Organizations

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 2, 2015, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture

Two of our favorite writers, Rich Karlgaard and Michael S. Malone, have teamed up to tell us (and teach us) about the genius of teams.

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No One Ever Told Us That: Money and Life Lessons for Young Adults

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 1, 2015, at 8:00 AM – Filed under: Current Events & Public Affairs, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Acclaimed investment advisor and novelist John Spooner has a new book of practical advice for any young person just getting a start in life.