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The Chessboard and the Web: Strategies of Connection in a Networked World

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 7, 2017, at 1:00 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Leadership & Strategy

In her new book, Anne-Marie Slaughter gives us a new both/and paradigm with which to view the world.

Sparkandgrind

800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for March 2017

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 3, 2017, at 12:50 PM – Filed under: The Company

The bestselling business books at 800-CEO-READ for March 2017.

Sensemaking

Sensemaking: The Power of the Humanities in the Age of the Algorithm

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 31, 2017, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs

Christian Madsbjerg's new book helps us make more sense of the world by encouraging us to include all the data in our decisions, human and technical.

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The Imagination Gap

By 800-CEO-READ, published March 28, 2017, at 12:15 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy

In his new book, The Imagination Gap, Brian Reich argues that imagination provides a window into the world of what is possible.

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Doughnut Economics: Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-Century Economist

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 23, 2017, at 12:30 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Kate Raworth has written a beautiful and powerful book about the limits and setbacks of current economic dogma, and provides us with a new model to replace it with.

Encyclopediaextraordinarylife

The Language of Loss is the Language of Life

By Sally Haldorson, published March 20, 2017, at 9:30 AM – Filed under: Biography & Narrative, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Facing the loss of life requires a new kind of language, one that isn't secret, but shared.

Timetalentenergy

Time, Talent, Energy: Overcome Organizational Drag and Unleash Your Team’s Productive Power

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 16, 2017, at 1:47 PM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy

Bain partners Michael C. Mankins and Eric Garton explain how to increase productivity by focusing on the organization instead of the individual.

Sparkgrind

The Spark and the Grind: Ignite the Power of Disciplined Creativity

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 9, 2017, at 3:00 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Innovation & Creativity

Erik Wahl's new book is sure to create sparks of an idea and inspiration to follow it, as well as teaching you how to grind them out and keep creating more.

Irresistible

Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked

By Blyth Meier, published March 8, 2017, at 11:05 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Marketing & Sales

Adam Alter shines a light on behavioral addiction, and re-orients our relationship with the technologies we live with every day.

Transformationalconsumer

The Transformational Consumer: Fuel a Lifelong Love Affair with Your Customers by Helping Them Get Healthier, Wealthier, and Wiser

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 2, 2017, at 3:00 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Marketing & Sales

Tara-Nicholle Nelson helps us create life-long relationships with our customers by servicing their aspirations rather than feeding their addictions.

Attitude

800-CEO-READ Bestsellers for February 2017

By 800-CEO-READ, published March 1, 2017, at 3:41 PM – Filed under:

The bestselling books at 800-CEO-READ for February 2017.