October 25, 2006
News & Opinion: What We Heard In NYC...
- Seth has a new book coming in the spring.
- Ram Charan has three books coming out in the next 12 months.
- Currency is releasing The Unwritten Laws of Management in February, an updated version of The Unwritten Laws of Engineering. This book, originally published in 1944, became popular when it was discovered the Bill Swanson, the CEO of Raytheon, lifted many the laws for his book and gave no attribution.
- Frank Luntz, the well-known Republican pollster, has a January book titled Words That Work: It's Not What You Say, It's What People Hear. It looks interesting.
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.