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November 5, 2009

News & Opinion: October's Best Selling International Titles

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 8:26 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

It's been awhile! A whole summer, in fact! Have you felt as much out of the loop as to what's HOT across the seas, oceans and borders of the world as I have? Well fear no longer, gentle reader for I have got 800CEOREADs listings of what business types and cohorts are reading! So, if you're wondering what's shakin' in Shanghai or what's new in Newfoundland - hang on tight, for we're going around the globe - Take a look at our
    TOP TEN INTERNATIONAL BEST SELLING BOOKS of OCTOBER 2009:
No. 1 - Australia: Put More Cash in Your Pocket by Loral Langemeier No. 2 - Finland: Your Brain at Work by David Rock No. 3 - Japan: Innovation Nation by John Kao No. 4 - Germany: Top Talent by Sylvia Ann Hewlett No. 5 - France: Profiting from Uncertainty by Paul J H Schoemaker and Robert E Gunther No. 6 - Germany: Fixing Global Finance by Martin Wolf No. 7 - United Kingdom: Secret Language of Competitive Intelligence by Leonard Fuld No. 8 - Spain: Rise of the Creative Class by Richard Florida No. 9 - Spain: Who's Your City by Richard Florida No. 10 - Singapore: How Remarkable Women Lead by Joanna Barsh, Susie Cranston and Geoffrey Lewis These were are top selling individual books that were the popular different titles that shipped to various locations last month. But there was one book that surpassed all other titles in going to the most locations ... Your Brain at Work by David Rock.... that was THE MOST SHIPPED book last month!!
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It went to over 50 different locations all over the world to countries such as Australia, Mexico, Prague, South Africa and the United Kingdom - - just to name a few! Whew! That's a lot of traveling for just a little guy - and that was all in one month! I wonder what November looks like .... Guess we'll find out! Stay tuned, folks!

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.