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Greatquestionstomorrow

The Great Questions of Tomorrow: The Ideas that Will Remake the World

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 18, 2017, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity

David Rothkopf's new book confronts profound questions about the nature of disruption on human behavior, creativity, economic activity, and human understanding that our shaping our collective future.

Optionb

Redefining Resilience and Telling a New Life Story: Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant's Option B

By Sally Haldorson, published April 17, 2017, at 11:15 AM – Filed under: Personal Development & Human Behavior

This is what Option B offers: for the grieving, a guide to recovery and resilience; for the empathetic, a guide to responding and respecting others whose life stories we can’t pretend to know.

Newurbancrisis

The New Urban Crisis: How Our Cities Are Increasing Inequality, Deepening Segregation, and Failing the Middle Class—and What We Can Do About It

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 14, 2017, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives

Richard Florida's new book deepens his thoughts on the economic power of urbanism, detailing its negative consequences as well as its continued promise.

Allin

All In: How Women Entrepreneurs Can Think Bigger, Build Sustainable Businesses, and Change the World

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 11, 2017, at 10:15 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Stephanie Breedlove's new book is written specifically for women entrepreneurs, but many of its lessons—like how to create a company of owners—are important for all leaders.

Chessboardweb

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.

Imaginationgap

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.

Doughnuteconomics

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.