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Forlovemoney

For the Love of Money: A Memoir

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 21, 2016, at 2:45 PM in Editor's Choice

Sam Polk takes us on a walk through Wall Street, and through a rich inner life that forced him to leave it at the height of success.

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Who Cooked Adam Smith's Dinner?: A Story of Women and Economics

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 14, 2016, at 1:45 PM in Editor's Choice

Katrine Marçal gives us a better understanding of economics by doing something that seems obvious, including the historical perspective and labor of women.

Artthinking

Art Thinking: How to Carve Out Creative Space in a World of Schedules, Budgets, and Bosses

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 7, 2016, at 2:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Amy Whitaker takes us on a journey through art and business that is both technical and profound.

Foundersmentality

The Founder’s Mentality: How to Overcome the Predictable Crises of Growth

By Dylan Schleicher, published June 16, 2016, at 1:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Chris Zook and James Allen have a new book on strategy, and is the first of theirs that turns the company focus inward.

Eccentricorbits

Eccentric Orbits: The Iridium Story

By Dylan Schleicher, published June 9, 2016, at 10:30 AM in Editor's Choice

Veteran investigative journalist John Bloom tells the story of Iridium, which is by turns ambitious, stranger than fiction, cautionary, and instructive, and always completely engrossing.

Blockchainrevolution

Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, and the World

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 12, 2016, at 10:00 AM in Editor's Choice

In Blockchain Revolution, Don and Alex Tapcott have provided laypeople with a primer on a technology that is on the verge of transforming the world.

Makingitinamerica

Making It in America: A 12-Point Plan for Growing Your Business and Keeping Jobs at Home

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 10, 2016, at 9:45 AM in Excerpts

John D. Bassett reveals the "private thinking and our fresh leadership approach" that allowed Vaughan-Bassett Furniture to keep production in America as the rest of the industry moved it overseas, and not only survive, but thrive in that environment.

Doordoor

Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 21, 2016, at 12:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Edward Humes takes us on a fascinating journey through the intricacies and implications of our modern transportation network.

Connectography

Connectography: Mapping the Future of Global Civilization

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 19, 2016, at 11:00 AM in Excerpts

A lover of maps from an early age, Parag Khanna talks about how to view and navigate the world "when both the 'death of globalization' and the 'age of hyper-globalization' are heralded with equal confidence."

Goodmoney

Good for the Money: My Fight to Pay Back America

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 12, 2016, at 11:00 AM in Excerpts

Bob Benmosche tells the story of how he pulled AIG back from the brink of bankruptcy and engineered one of history's most astonishing corporate turnarounds.

Grayrhino

The Gray Rhino: How to Recognize and Act on the Obvious Dangers We Ignore

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 7, 2016, at 12:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Michele Wucker's new book helps us avoid crisis by engaging more thoroughly with reality, recognizing obvious threats and our own biases, and working to overcome them.

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RULES AND SCOREKEEPING

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 1, 2016, at 3:36 PM in The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

The all-­important numbers behind the game.