November 28, 2005

News & Opinion: Next For Friedman

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 7:20 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

Publisher's Weekly interviewed Thomas Friedman for their Three Anwers Feature on the heels of him winning the Goldman Sachs/FT Business Book of the Year Award. For fans of The World is Flat, here is question three and the answer:

PW: What's your next project?

TF: I'm going on leave for a month and working on the updated and expanded version of The World Is Flat, which will be out in paperback and probably also a [new] hardback edition this spring. To show how far we've come since the first edition, at the beginning of November the podcast version of this book was the #1 selling album on Apple iTunes. When I started this book in March 2004 podcasting didn't even exist.

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.