February 26, 2008

Staff Picks: Books in the March issue of Portfolio magazine

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 6:00 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

The March issue of Condé Nast Portfolio includes a lengthy review of Biography of the Dollar: How the Mighty Buck Conquered the World and Why It's Under Siege by Craig Karmin, published by Crown Business. You can read the review at
Portfolio also features a section called "Also Worth a Read..." Here are the books mentioned this month:
Seducing the Boys Club: Uncensored Tactics from a Woman at the Top by Nina Disesa
George Washington and the Art of Business: The Leadership Principles of America's First Commander-in-Chief by Mark McNeilly
Sneaker Wars: The Brothers Who Founded Adidas and Puma and the Family Feud That Forever Changed the Business of Sport by Barbara Smit

and three art books...
American Sports by Tod Papageorge
Flight Attendants by Brian Finke
Birth of the Cool edited by Elizabeth Armstrong

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.