November 10, 2005

Excerpts: Big Winners and Big Losers- Introduction

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 7:16 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

In this excerpt from Big Winners and Big Losers: The 4 Secrets of Long-Term Business Success and Failure , we are going to look at an analysis author Alfred Marcus did of bestselling business books in the area of strategy. It is an outstanding Clif Notes summary of genre. He has divided them into books that deal with agility and those that deal with focus and discipline.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.