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800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for February 2018

By 800-CEO-READ, published March 1, 2018, at 10:24 AM – Filed under:

The bestselling business books at 800-CEO-READ for February 2018.

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Quirky: The Remarkable Story of the Traits, Foibles, and Genius of Breakthrough Innovators Who Changed the World

By Dylan Schleicher, published February 23, 2018, at 1:53 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Melissa Schilling examines the role of individual genius in innovation, along with how we can cultivate and harness our own and enhance it in the organizations we lead.

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The Tyranny of Metrics

By Dylan Schleicher, published February 16, 2018, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture

Jerry Muller pulls the curtain back on the cult of metrics, and attempts to break our fixation on improving the numbers so we can get back to improving the world we live in.

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Brotopia: Breaking Up the Boys' Club of Silicon Valley

By Dylan Schleicher, published February 9, 2018, at 3:10 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Emily Chang explains how Silicon Valley became dominated by a certain male stereotype, how it has excluded women, and the promise inherent in changing the culture.

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That's What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together

By Dylan Schleicher, published February 2, 2018, at 8:44 AM – 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

Joanne Lipman discusses the hidden lives of women at work, how they must recalibrate their behavior in the workplace, and the great benefits of changing that paradigm.

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800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for January 2018

By 800-CEO-READ, published February 1, 2018, at 10:29 AM – Filed under: The Company

The bestselling business books at 800-CEO-READ for January 2018.

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The 2017 800-CEO-READ Business Books Awards and Industry Party

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 31, 2018, at 8:54 AM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

Scenes from our time in New York City, hosting and honoring our friends and colleagues in the publishing industry.

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Type R: Transformative Resilience for Thriving in a Turbulent World

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 26, 2018, at 10:15 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Leadership & Strategy, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Ama and Stephanie Marston's new book is about the challenges we face as individuals, family members, leaders, and as a species, and the transformative resilience we need to use those challenges for change.

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Herding Tigers: Be the Leader That Creative People Need

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 25, 2018, at 3:07 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture

Todd Henry's new book is about how to lead teams of creative people with structure and principles.

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The Reading List of Tom Peters

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 24, 2018, at 11:30 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Narrative & Biography, Publishing Industry, The Company

Tom Peters, the author most responsible for popularizing the business book genre, shares what he's reading these days.

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Shortcut Your Startup: Speed Up Success with Unconventional Advice from the Trenches

By 800-CEO-READ, published January 23, 2018, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Marketing & Sales

In this excerpt, brothers Courtney and Carter Reum discuss five critical factors are fueling the rapid scaling of consumer brands in today’s market