October 18, 2005

News & Opinion: And you think we review alot of business books...

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 2:58 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

Robert Morris is a management consultant based out of Texas. He likes reading business books. He says he has read over 1500 management books. You will find 900 reviews of his all over Amazon, where he has been ranked a Top 10 reviewer.

Harvard Business Review has a Q&A with him in the current October 2005 issue. He says he spends time with books based on research like Jim Collins' Good to Great and Jason Jennings' Think Big Act Small. Morris says all the books he reads helps him see a big picture on how business works. The piece ends with his recommendations:

Big Insight Books

Business Classic Morris re-reads every year

Fiction for Leaders

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.