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Giftstruggle

The Gift of Struggle: Life-Changing Lessons About Leading

By 800-CEO-READ, published June 12, 2019, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Narrative & Biography, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Bobby Herrera, CEO of Populus Group, shares the very real parallels he found between climbing a mountain and putting a team together in business.

Speechpolice

Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

By Dylan Schleicher, published June 7, 2019, at 3:06 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Leadership & Strategy

David Kaye's new book addresses how the internet has changed from a decentralized platform for free expression into a stream of propaganda, hate speech, and disinformation, and how to turn back the tide.

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Tales of the City

By Emily Porter, published June 7, 2019, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: Fiction

Armistead Maupin's San Francisco series is, quite simply put, a masterpiece.

Lastunknowns

The Last Unknowns: Deep, Elegant, Profound Unanswered Questions about the Universe, the Mind, the Future of Civilization, and the Meaning of Life

By 800-CEO-READ, published June 4, 2019, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity

An excerpt from Daniel Kahneman's Foreword to the conclusion to the Edge Question Series, the world’s bestselling science book series, with more than one million copies sold.

Rebeltalent

800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for May 2019

By 800-CEO-READ, published June 3, 2019, at 9:49 AM – Filed under: The Company

The bestselling business books at 800-CEO-READ for May 2019 features Rebel Talent by Francesca Gino at #1.

Moneyland

Moneyland: The Inside Story of the Crooks and Kleptocrats Who Rule the World

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 31, 2019, at 3:15 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs

Oliver Bullough's investigation into the dark side of globalization and "the crooks and kleptocrats who rule the world" is both terrifying and eye-opening.

Levelling

The Levelling: What's Next After Globalization

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 29, 2019, at 9:00 AM – Filed under:

Michael O'Sullivan's new book comes about at the perfect moment to consider and address the existential questions around, and potential tensions between, globalization and representational democracy.

Successisinyoursphere

Success Is in Your Sphere: Leverage the Power of Relationships to Achieve Your Business Goals

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 21, 2019, at 10:30 AM – Filed under: Personal Development & Human Behavior

The CAPITAL strategy, laid out in Zvi Band’s new book, walks the professional through a strategic approach to nurture your business and careers’ most important asset—relationships.

Eatlikefish

Eat Like a Fish: My Adventures as a Fisherman Turned Restorative Ocean Farmer

By Gabbi Cisneros, published May 16, 2019, at 11:30 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity

The newest member of our marketing team, Gabbi Cisneros, reviews Bren Smith's journey to becoming an ocean farmer.

Sabotagesupport

From Sabotage to Support: A New Vision for Feminist Solidarity in the Workplace

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 14, 2019, at 9:30 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Management & Workplace Culture

Joy Wiggins and Kami Anderson's new book explores how "patriarchy has created an environment for women to knowingly and unknowingly sabotage each other," and how to build a culture of support instead.

Iterate

Iterate: Ten Lessons in Design and Failure

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 10, 2019, at 1:56 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Personal Development & Human Behavior

John Sharp and Colleen Macklin explore iteration and creativity in both an academic and intensely human manner through ten case studies.