June 16, 2009
News & Opinion: Improve Knowledge Rentention: Brown Paper Bag Mind Map
Check out this awesome mindmap of Made To Stick. Sean at StickyBusinessBooks.com also has a paper bag mindmap for Chris Anderson's The Long Tail. Sadly, it looks like he did those two reviews and stopped. Love the reviews and the effort.
NEWS & OPINION: 800-CEO-READ's Decade-in-Review
By Sally Haldorson, published December 31, 2009, at 9:45 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
It's an admittedly worn device to use the alphabet to organize one's thoughts, but when reflecting over the past decade and trying to distill the most notable events and objects that affected our company and also the publishing industry and business sector into a brief blog post, I found such a device to be quite helpful. As Jack put it when we initially discussed writing a decade-in-review post, not only is it like opening a can of worms, it seems like whenever one harkens back to the Millenium, one can't help but get sidetracked into thoughts about 9/11. But of course there were many more ups and downs that we've all been a victim and/or a participant in, and this list is an attempt to do that chaos a little bit of justice.
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.
NEWS & OPINION: 800-CEO-READ 2007 Best Sellers
By 800-CEO-READ, published February 5, 2008, at 2:12 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Below you'll find the list of our top 25 bestsellers for 2007. Congratulations and thanks to everyone on the list! The Speed of Trust: The One Thing that Changes Everything by Stephen M.
NEWS & OPINION: The 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards Shortlist
By Dylan Schleicher, published December 6, 2016, at 9:15 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Management & Workplace Culture, Marketing & Sales, Narrative & Biography, Personal Development & Human Behavior, Publishing Industry, The Company
These eight books, the top in their category, make up the shortlist for the 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Award.
NEWS & OPINION: Amazon's Best of 2007 List
By 800-CEO-READ, published November 13, 2007, at 4:30 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Another list is out: Amazon's Best Books of 2007! You can see the categories by Editors' Picks, Customers' Favorites, the Top 100. .