March 22, 2005
News & Opinion: Ants and Men
NEWS & OPINION: Donna Fenn's Favorites
By 800-CEO-READ, published March 21, 2006, at 7:50 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
I posted my interview with Donna Fenn over on the Podcasts Blog this afternoon. I also asked Donna what her favorite business books were. Here is the list she whipped up for me along with a thought on each.
NEWS & OPINION: Inc. Magazine's 30th Anniversary Book Recommendations
By 800-CEO-READ, published April 8, 2009, at 8:03 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Inc. Magazine is celebrating 30 years of publication this month and as a part of their coverage have put together "The Business Owner's Bookshelf" - 30 books people running small businesses should read. Here is the list in its entirety: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk, by Peter Bernstein (1996) The Art of the Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything, by Guy Kawasaki (2004) The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger, by Marc Levinson (2006) Brand New: How Entrepreneurs Earned Consumers' Trust from Wedgwood to Dell, by Nancy F.
NEWS & OPINION: inBubbleWrap - The Wisdom of Crowds
By 800-CEO-READ, published March 4, 2009, at 6:44 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Our prodigious effort to provide you a top-notch business library on inBubbleWrap continues this week with one of the most influential books of the past decade--The Wisdom of Crowds by James Surowieki. I assume that because you follow this blog, you're immersed enough in the business book subculture to know about The Wisdom of Crowds. (If not, Todd will tell you all about it in the video below.
NEWS & OPINION: Forbes.com's Business Books Of The Year 
By 800-CEO-READ, published December 17, 2004, at 7:38 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Forbes. com has posted a list of their favorite books for 2004. They have a snappy slideshow with reviews of each of the titles.
NEWS & OPINION: Defending the business book genre.
By 800-CEO-READ, published March 19, 2008, at 2:18 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
It seems just a bit ironic that the last page in April's Fast Company is a grueling review and warning of the business section of your local bookstore. Especially considering more than a handful of business book authors--including the Heath brothers, Dan Roam, Amy Sutherland*, Tim Ferriss, Robert Scoble, Fred Krupp--contributed to or were mentioned in the issue. The last page is Elizabeth Spiers' (founding editor of Gawker and Dealbreaker) article "Library of the Living Dead.