February 28, 2007

News & Opinion: Thirty Thousand Pounds....

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 10:48 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

of business books. [To the tune of Harry Chapin's song.]
When I returned from vacation today I found a desk overflowing with mail, most of it books. In fact, I received over 60 books just last week.
I have lots to talk about concerning the books we received, but right away I wanted to point out one weird occurrence. I received 1) a copy of Why Good People Do Bad Things, and 2) a copy of Why Good Things Happen to Good People (coming out in May). Strange...

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.