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Inside the Longlist: Narrative & Biography

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 14, 2016, at 1:00 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Biography & Narrative, Publishing Industry, The Company

The most influential and transformative lessons are those we discover on our own, in real world, real life stories and examples rather than in lists of steps or habits.

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Inside the Longlist: Current Events & Public Affairs

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 7, 2016, at 11:00 AM – Filed under: Current Events & Public Affairs, Publishing Industry, The Company

The reality underlying each of our choices for the best Current Events & Public Affairs book of the year is that good business practices can be a balm to society, while bad business practices act as a barrier to progress.

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The 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards Shortlist

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 6, 2016, at 9:15 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Biography & Narrative, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Management & Workplace Culture, Marketing & Sales, Personal Development & Human Behavior, Publishing Industry, The Company

These eight books, the top in their category, make up the shortlist for the 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Award.

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Inside the Longlist: Personal Development & Human Behavior

By Aaron Schleicher, published December 1, 2016, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Personal Development & Human Behavior, Publishing Industry, The Company

The five finalists in the Personal Development & Human Behavior category help us make sense of ourselves and the world around us, to dig deeper and get to work.

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Inside the Longlist: Innovation & Creativity

By Michael, published November 23, 2016, at 10:15 AM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Publishing Industry, The Company

The five finalists in the Innovation & Creativity category span styles and subject matter, but all do one thing well: make learning interesting.

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The Man Who Knew Wins the 2016 FT Business Book Award

By Dylan Schleicher, published November 23, 2016, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: Biography & Narrative, Publishing Industry

Sebastian Mallaby's biography of Alan Greenspan is a master of the form, and is well-deserving of the award.

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Inside the Longlist: Marketing & Sales

By Blyth Meier, published November 16, 2016, at 2:15 PM – Filed under: Marketing & Sales, The Company

The five finalists in the Marketing & Sales category highlight a clear trend emphasizing the role of emotion in the decision-making process.

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Inside the Longlist: Management & Workplace Culture

By Sally Haldorson, published November 10, 2016, at 9:15 AM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture, Publishing Industry, The Company

These Management and Workplace Culture books range from advice on radical change to strategic solutions and provide practical examples and innovative approaches for managing your people, how your people manage and represent your product, and how you and your people manage to be happy at and in their work.

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Inside the Longlist: Leadership & Strategy

By Sally Haldorson, published November 2, 2016, at 1:30 PM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Publishing Industry, The Company

The following five Leadership & Strategy books will help guide you, your company, and your people through growth, through evolution, through reinvention. Each of these books will act as a lantern to make the forest a little less dark, and the way forward a little more clear.

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The 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards Longlist

By Ryan Schleicher, published November 1, 2016, at 9:10 AM – Filed under: The Company

If you're going to read 40 business books published in 2016, make them this 40—or, I suppose, choose from among them.

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Last call! Submissions for the 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards close September 29

By Blyth Meier, published September 19, 2016, at 10:08 AM – Filed under: The Company

Publishers and authors have ten days left to enter their book for our annual Business Book Awards.

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The Financial Times and McKinsey & Company Business Book of the Year Award Shortlist

By 800-CEO-READ, published September 7, 2016, at 3:15 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry

The shortlist for the 2016 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award has been announced.