January 18, 2005
News & Opinion: Another reason to read Good to Great
Joe Kraus at Bnoopy admits he finally read Good to Great.
He says you it is worth the retail price for page 85.
NEWS & OPINION: More on Good To Great in Social Sectors
By 800-CEO-READ, published November 8, 2005, at 3:11 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
I got my copy of the monograph yesterday and I really like it. Many of the same Good To Great principles apply to both businesses and non-profits. The strength of the piece is how Collins' shows where the differences are.
NEWS & OPINION: Forbes' 20 Most Influential Business Books
By 800-CEO-READ, published April 21, 2006, at 1:52 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
In the Forbes' article that Tom referred to yesterday, the writer Dan Ackman pointed to a list of business books the magazine put together in 2002. Forbes calls these The 20 Most Influential Business Books. As you look down the panel experts, you'll notice our own Jack Covert was among those called to contribute.
NEWS & OPINION: Best Books To Make Best Workplaces
By 800-CEO-READ, published October 8, 2007, at 12:36 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Last week, The Wall Street Journal announced their Top Small Workplaces 2007 winners. The Journal asked the folks who run those places what books they would recommend to others trying to create first-class workplaces. Here the alphabetical list of their selections.
NEWS & OPINION: Podcasts Start Back Up with Zook
By 800-CEO-READ, published August 10, 2007, at 6:13 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
We took some time off this summer from our podcasts. I am kicking off the fall season early with an interview I have been wanting to do for some time. Chris Zook is the author of three books, his most recent being Unstoppable.
NEWS & OPINION: Refuting some of the classics
By 800-CEO-READ, published February 27, 2007, at 7:07 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
This has potential to start a bit of dialogue. There's a recently published book out there refuting some of the big business books such as Good to Great and In Search of Excellence. Phil argues that he has.