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Leaderhabit

The Leader Habit: Master the Skills You Need to Lead—In Just Minutes a Day

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 10, 2018, at 1:00 PM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Martin Lanik helps everyone master the skills needed to lead successfully—in just minutes a day.

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Business Books to Watch in April

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 9, 2018, at 12:00 PM – 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, Publishing Industry

In order of their release dates, these are just 20 of the books that will be the focus of our attentions in April.

Stopselling

Stop Selling and Start Leading: How to Make Extraordinary Sales Happen

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 9, 2018, at 9:45 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Marketing & Sales

James Kouzes, Barry Posner, and Deb Calvert reveal why, in order to effect change, we have to first believe that we're able to.

Excellencedividend

The Excellence Dividend: Meeting the Tech Tide with Work That Wows and Jobs That Last

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 6, 2018, at 12:00 PM – 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, Publishing Industry, The Company

Tom Peters' latest book is in many ways a culmination of all he has learned over the past half-century, and a reminder of the simplest way to succeed in business: put people first.

Newpower

New Power: How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World—And How to Make It Work for You

By Blyth Meier, published April 3, 2018, at 2:16 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs

Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms explore one of the more positive by-products of the digital era: the disruption of consolidated power.

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800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for March 2018

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 2, 2018, at 10:58 AM – Filed under: The Company

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

Fusion

Fusion: How Integrating Brand and Culture Powers the World's Greatest Companies

By 800-CEO-READ, published March 27, 2018, at 9:15 AM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture, Marketing & Sales

Denise Lee Yohn's new book explains why fusing an organization's culture and brand creates new growth that isn’t possible by simply cultivating one or the other alone.

Howtobreakup

How to Break Up with Your Phone: The 30-Day Plan to Take Back Your Life

By 800-CEO-READ, published March 26, 2018, at 10:32 AM – Filed under: Personal Development & Human Behavior

For those of us that spend too much time looking at our phones and not enough time looking at each other, Catherine Price's newest book is here for us and our struggle to reclaim our time IRL.

Meltdown

Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 23, 2018, at 2:22 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture

Chris Clearfield and András Tilcsik have written a book about the increasing complexity of the world that makes it easy to understand, and oddly enjoyable to read.

Storydriven

Story Driven: You Don't Need to Compete When You Know Who You Are

By Blyth Meier, published March 20, 2018, at 10:36 AM – Filed under: Marketing & Sales

If you want to build a great company, a thriving entrepreneurial venture, or a fulfilling career, Bernadette Jiwa's latest book proves you don't need to compete when you know who you are.

Dyingpaycheck

Dying for a Paycheck: How Modern Management Harms Employee Health and Company Performance—and What We Can Do About It

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 16, 2018, at 2:24 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Jeffrey Pfeffer explains why making employee health and well-being integral to the company’s culture and values is not only good for the employees, but a competitive advantage that is also good for the company’s bottom line.

Broadband

Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 9, 2018, at 3:00 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Narrative & Biography

Claire Evans tells the story of the computer, and the internet, through the women who developed the languages they speak.