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The 2017 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards: Marketing & Sales Book Giveaway
This week, we are giving away the five best books on Marketing & Sales published in 2017.

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The 2017 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards: Management & Workplace Culture Book Giveaway
This week, we'll be giving away the five best books published in the Management & Workplace Culture category in 2017.

5 winners picked on 11/20/2017

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The 2017 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards: Leadership & Strategy Book Giveaway
This week, we are giving away what we have deemed to be the five best books on leadership and strategy published in 2017.

5 winners picked on 11/13/2017

Grow Wherever You Work: Straight Talk to Help with Your Toughest Challenges
Joanna Barsh addresses the toughest challenges of life at work with an unflinching eye and a helping hand.

20 winners picked on 11/7/2017

Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual
Jocko Willink's new book is a series of meditations, both mental and physical, a training manual for the mind and the body.

20 winners picked on 10/24/2017

Open Source Leadership: Reinventing Management When There’s No More Business as Usual
Rajeev Peshawarian, former CLO of both Coca-Cola and Morgan Stanley, believes that people management practices must change in ways that seem counterintuitive, if not downright contrarian.

20 winners picked on 10/30/2017

Get to AHA!: Discover Your Positioning DNA and Dominate Your Competition
Andy Cunningham brings over three decades of experience of working in the crucible of Silicon Valley to help you position your company.

20 winners picked on 10/16/2017

The Influential Mind: What the Brain Reveals About Our Power to Change Others
Tali Sharot explains how our inclination, and ability, to influence others is driven by our brain's chemistry.

20 winners picked on 10/9/2017

Hit Refresh: The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft's Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone
Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, asks some existential questions about himself, his company, and the future of the world.

20 winners picked on 10/3/2017

We Need to Talk: How to Have Conversations That Matter
Public radio host Celeste Headlee offers "an informative, timely, and practical guide to the lost—and essential—art of conversation."

20 winners picked on 9/26/2017

Attack of the Fifty Foot Women: How Gender Equality Can Save The World!
Catharine Mayer offers us a vision of Equalia—"a fully gender-equal society in which every inhabitant could stand as tall as the next person."

20 winners picked on 9/18/2017

Blood, Sweat, and Pixels: The Triumphant, Turbulent Stories Behind How Video Games Are Made
Jason Schreier documents ten stories of one of the hardest, most demanding, and creative jobs that exists today—making video games.

20 winners picked on 9/12/2017

Killing Marketing: How Innovative Businesses Are Turning Marketing Cost Into Profit
Joe Pulizzi and Robert Rose will help you build a content strategy, and may just change your overall business strategy in the process. If you're just beginning your business, they will provide the model.

20 winners picked on 9/5/2017

Business Book Grab Bag Giveaway
This week's winners will receive two books handpicked by our editorial director.

10 winners picked on 8/28/2017

The Code of Trust: An American Counterintelligence Expert's Five Rules to Lead and Succeed
Robin Dreeke brings lessons forged in a field more fraught with danger than any to help all of us build trust and lead humanely.

20 winners picked on 8/21/2017

Learn Better: Mastering the Skills for Success in Life, Business, and School, or, How to Become an Expert in Just About Anything
Ulrich Boser has written a great guide on the science of learning, and developing the "ultimate survival tool" of the 21st century—learning how to learn.

20 winners picked on 8/14/2017

Unfu*k Yourself: Get Out of Your Head and Into Your Life
Gary John Bishop's new book helps you get out of your own way to achieve the changes and success you desire.

20 winners picked on 8/8/2017

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power
Al Gore's new book exposes the reality of how humankind has aided in the destruction of our planet, along with groundbreaking information on what we can do now.

20 winners picked on 8/3/2017

Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups-Timeless Advice from an Angel Investor Who Turned $100,000 into $100,000,000
Jason Calacanis is as honest as he is abrasive, and that makes for a great and informative read about heading west to invest in Silicon Valley.

20 winners picked on 7/25/2017

Once Upon a Time in Shaolin: The Untold Story of Wu-Tang Clan's Million-Dollar Secret Album, the Devaluation of Music, and America's New Public Enemy No. 1
Cyrus Bozorgmehr's new book takes us on the journey of one of the most interesting artistic statements of the digital era.

20 winners picked on 7/18/2017

In Praise of Idleness: The Classic Essay with a New Introduction by Bradley Trevor Greive
Bradley Trevor Greive reintroduces Bertrand Russell's classic essay to the world with humor and wisdom, and at just the right moment.

20 winners picked on 7/11/2017

A History of the United States in Five Crashes: Stock Market Meltdowns That Defined a Nation
Scott Nations has produced a history of the United States "seen through the lens of the stock market."

20 winners picked on 6/27/2017

Weird in a World That's Not
Jennifer Romolini has written my favorite book at the moment—my favorite book of the year so far.

20 winners picked on 6/20/2017

Do You Have Who It Takes?: Managing Talent Risk in a High-Stakes Technical Workforce
Steve Trautman's new book goes beyond his previous expertise in knowledge transfer, broadening it to managing talent risk across the organization.

20 winners picked on 6/12/2017

Assembly Required: How to Hyperscale Your Sales, Dominate the Competition, and Become the Market Leader
Donald Scherer's new book is going to change the way many entrepreneurs build their companies.

20 winners picked on 6/5/2017