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That's What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together

By Dylan Schleicher, published February 2, 2018, at 8:44 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Marketing & Sales, Narrative & Biography, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Joanne Lipman discusses the hidden lives of women at work, how they must recalibrate their behavior in the workplace, and the great benefits of changing that paradigm.

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800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for January 2018

By 800-CEO-READ, published February 1, 2018, at 10:29 AM – Filed under: The Company

The bestselling business books at 800-CEO-READ for January 2018.

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The 2017 800-CEO-READ Business Books Awards and Industry Party

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 31, 2018, at 8:54 AM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

Scenes from our time in New York City, hosting and honoring our friends and colleagues in the publishing industry.

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Type R: Transformative Resilience for Thriving in a Turbulent World

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 26, 2018, at 10:15 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Leadership & Strategy, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Ama and Stephanie Marston's new book is about the challenges we face as individuals, family members, leaders, and as a species, and the transformative resilience we need to use those challenges for change.

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Herding Tigers: Be the Leader That Creative People Need

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 25, 2018, at 3:07 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture

Todd Henry's new book is about how to lead teams of creative people with structure and principles.

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The Reading List of Tom Peters

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 24, 2018, at 11:30 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Narrative & Biography, Publishing Industry, The Company

Tom Peters, the author most responsible for popularizing the business book genre, shares what he's reading these days.

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Shortcut Your Startup: Speed Up Success with Unconventional Advice from the Trenches

By 800-CEO-READ, published January 23, 2018, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Marketing & Sales

In this excerpt, brothers Courtney and Carter Reum discuss five critical factors are fueling the rapid scaling of consumer brands in today’s market

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The Right (and Wrong) Stuff: How Brilliant Careers are Made and Unmade

By 800-CEO-READ, published January 22, 2018, at 1:15 PM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Carter Cast examines career derailment, advises on how to avoid it, and offers leaders and companies a look at how they can stop compounding the problem.

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In Praise of Janesville: The 2017 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year

By Sally Haldorson, published January 18, 2018, at 4:00 PM – Filed under: Current Events & Public Affairs, Narrative & Biography, Publishing Industry, The Company

Eminently accessible, instantly absorbable, Janesville is a story of economics lived. Of the decisions a monolithic company makes that results in economic devastation for a middle-American town, and the families that live there. A microcosmic illustration of a national experience, Janesville is about idealism and stubbornness and desperation and bravery. And we all can learn a lot about ourselves and our capacity for resilience from the children whose stories are at the heart of Janesville.

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Treating People Well: The Extraordinary Power of Civility at Work and in Life

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 12, 2018, at 1:59 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Narrative & Biography, Personal Development & Human Behavior

Lea Berman and Jeremy Bernard's book is about much more than their time as social secretaries in the White House. It is about how we can all work better together.

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Cowgirl Power: How to Kick Ass in Business and Life

By 800-CEO-READ, published January 9, 2018, at 10:59 AM – Filed under: Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Personal Development & Human Behavior

In this excerpt, Gay Gaddis—CEO and Founder of T3—explains how to make your own rules and take on the mantle of leadership.