May 1, 2007
News & Opinion: links for 2007-05-01
- Opens as a PDF.
- "Instead of quaking in our cubicles, however, we should be figuring out how to remodel our brains into the organs most likely to be valued in the brave new world."
- "Moreover, despite Taleb's best efforts to make The Black Swan a useful guide to life, we human beings aren't wired to cope well with radical uncertainty ... Still, The Black Swan is a richly enjoyable read with an important message."
- "The business books that were the top-sellers during the month of February according to the BusinessWeek best-seller list."
- The good news is that many companies “already hold most of the cards for a winning hand
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.