July 3, 2008
Jack Covert Selects: Summer Reading From the Wall Street Journal
Carol Hymowitz in her In The Lead column for The Wall Street Journal recommends summer reading. Among the business titles you will find:
- John Kotter change fable Our Iceberg Is Melting (John has a new book coming in September, more on that soon).
- A.G. Lafley and Ram Charan's The Game-Changer (this was a May Jack Covert Selects)
- High Performance with High Integrity from GE's former general counsel Ben Heineman (this is from the great Memo To The CEO series which was a June Jack Covert Selects)
- Crunch: Why Do I Feel So Squeezed by Jared Bernstein (it received a starred review from Publisher's Weekly as well)
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.