June 30, 2005
News & Opinion: The 7 Irrefutable Rules of Small Business Growth
Our friend Steven Little (The 7 Irrefutable Rules of Small Business Growth) has gotten some great ink. Check out his review in the current Harvard Business School.
NEWS & OPINION: 800-CEO-READ's Best Selling Books of 2005
By Dylan Schleicher, published December 7, 2005, at 2:47 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Here is the list of our top 25 bestselling business books for 2005. They include diverse subject matters, everything from learning how to become a real estate investor to how to treat your customers better. Blue Ocean Strategy, by Chan Kim and Rene Mauborgne The 7 Irrefutable Rules of Small Business, by Steven S.
NEWS & OPINION: The Milkshake Moment - an essay from Steve Little
By Dylan Schleicher, published May 2, 2008, at 3:12 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Thanks to our friend Steve Little, author of The 7 Irrefutable Rules of Small Business Growth and the recently published The Milkshake Moment, for offering us this essay to post on our blog. I encourage you to check out the book; the story below illustrates the great insights to be found in The Milkshake Moment. (And it'll definitely make you crave a milkshake!
JACK COVERT SELECTS: Jack Covert Selects - Duck and Recover
By Dylan Schleicher, published July 10, 2009, at 2:55 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Duck and Recover, The Embattled Business Owner's Guide to Survival and Growth by Steven S. Little, John Wiley & Sons, 224 Pages, $22. 95, Hardcover, June 2009, ISBN 9780470504901 When Todd and I are out talking about our book, The 100 Best Business Books of All Time (yes, I know, a shameless plug) one of the questions we are almost always confronted with is "What books can give us some advice tailored to the current economic crisis?
NEWS & OPINION: The 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards of 2009
By Dylan Schleicher, published December 15, 2009, at 3:00 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
The 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System—And Themselves by Andrew Ross Sorkin, Viking Books, 624 pages, $32. 95 Even though Too Big to Fail was written during the same year the financial collapse occurred, Andrew Ross Sorkin has written what we predict will be the definitive book on the subject. Sorkin not only tells a gripping “perfect storm” story—reporting the gory details as our 401k’s disappeared and our financial system became nationalized—but he humanizes the players as well, resulting in an imminently readable, albeit lengthy, book.
NEWS & OPINION: Our first Milkshake Moment
By Dylan Schleicher, published September 25, 2008, at 6:13 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
This is just a short post to give a shout out to our friend Steve Little. Today at lunch, when the waitress took our drink orders, Michele asked for hot chocolate. It's getting to be fall here in Wisconsin, so hot drinks are common requests.