July 22, 2005

News & Opinion: Wisdom of Crowds Audio Excerpt

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 3:04 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

The Wisdom of Crowds
This is a great excerpt from The Wisdom of Crowds. James Surowiecki compares different types of organizations to those in great gangster movies. mp3, 6:28, 8.9MB

You can find the softcover version here.

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.