October 27, 2006
News & Opinion: China Shakes The World wins Book Award
NEWS & OPINION: The Shortlist for the 2018 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year
By 800-CEO-READ, published September 26, 2018, at 4:30 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry
Six finalists for the FT/McKinsey Business Book of the Year have been announced.
NEWS & OPINION: A Call For Submissions to the The FT/Goldman Sachs Book Awards
By 800-CEO-READ, published May 10, 2011, at 4:52 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry
The call is on for submissions to the 2011 Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award. From the press release: Now in its seventh year, the award is firmly established as a feature of the business and publishing calendars. [.
NEWS & OPINION: The FT/Goldman Sachs Book Award Longlist
By 800-CEO-READ, published August 19, 2011, at 3:35 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry
Understandably (looking at the award sponsors), the FT/Goldman Sachs Book Award always tends more toward macroeconomics, high finance and big business. But they always seem to pick well, and I always find books I feel the need to revisit when they announce their list. Just in case you missed the announcement of the the award's longlist as I did, it is: Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius by Sylvia Nasar, Simon & Schuster No Angel: The Secret Life of Bernie Ecclestone by Tom Bower, Faber & Faber Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty by Abhijit V.
NEWS & OPINION: The FT/Goldman Sachs Book Award, Now Accepting Submissions
By 800-CEO-READ, published May 29, 2012, at 2:39 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry
The search is now on for the 2012 Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year. From the official announcement: This annual Award, promoted by the Financial Times Limited and the Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. aims to identify the book that provides the most compelling and enjoyable insight into modern business issues, including management, finance and economics.
NEWS & OPINION: China Part 2
By Jack, published November 8, 2006, at 5:25 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry
As I posted earlier, I am reading the brilliant winner of the FT/Goldman Sachs business book of the year China Shakes the World. In the chapter on piracy I found a fun story. Similarly, a series of how-to business books written by Paul Thomas, a Harvard Business School professor, became a mini publishing sensation in Beijing in 2004.