December 17, 2007

News & Opinion: 2007 Best Business Book Awards: Semifinalists and Shortlist announced today

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 4:09 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

After nearly 300 submissions and weeks of intense reading, the 8cr editorial staff has narrowed down the top titles to be considered as the best in 13 categories for the first 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards. The shortlist for the Best Business Book of 2007 was also announced which includes:
The Dream Manager

Matthew Kelly

The Last Tycoons

William D. Cohan

Made to Stick

Chip and Dan Heath

Strengths Finder 2.0

Tom Rath
Final winners for the will be announced on January 15, 2008. To view the complete list of semifinalists and shortlist please visit

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.