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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.

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NARRATIVES

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 1, 2016, at 3:12 PM in The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

Six industry tales of both fortune and failure.

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TAKEAWAYS

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 1, 2016, at 1:40 PM in The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

What everyone is looking for.

Everyoneculture

An Everyone Culture: Becoming a Deliberately Developmental Organization

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 24, 2016, at 12:30 PM in Editor's Choice

Developmental psychologists Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey show us how to build development organizations that bring our workers out of hiding.

Undernewmanagement

Under New Management: How Leading Organizations Are Upending Business as Usual

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 17, 2016, at 2:00 PM in Editor's Choice

David Burkus provides us with a great list of seemingly heretical ideas to make out businesses more efficient.

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Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus: How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 3, 2016, at 2:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Douglas Rushkoff, in his usual expansive and incredibly erudite manner, dissects the digital economy and points a more considered way forward.

Darkmoney

Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 29, 2016, at 10:05 AM in New Releases

Jane Mayer discusses the interplay of big business and big government, and what that means for both business and government.

Endaverage

The End of Average: How We Succeed in a World That Values Sameness

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 28, 2016, at 12:30 PM in Editor's Choice

Todd Rose offers up a book to help us put an end to average in our own thinking, in the businesses we operate, and the society we live in.