September 8, 2006

News & Opinion: Could it get any better?

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 10:20 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

If you are the folks at Portfolio, you have to be jumping up and down with joy.

The trials and tribulations the Hewlett-Packard board is going through is the IDEAL lead-in to Carly Fiorina's Tough Choices. The former CEO's book is due out in a little over a month. The original investigation by Patricia Dunn was created to find out who was leaking information about the growing split between Fiorina and the board.

Tough Choices is currently embargoed (meaning there are no galleys or manuscripts available ahead of the publication date) and Fiorina is declining interviews until the book is released on October 18th.

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.