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Cursebigness

The Curse of Bigness: Antitrust in the New Gilded Age

By Dylan Schleicher, published November 16, 2018, at 2:15 PM in Editor's Choice

Tim Wu dusts off the tradition of antitrust laws and enforcement in American history, and examines how they can help us end the inequities of our new Gilded Age.

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This Is Marketing: You Can't Be Seen Until You Learn to See

By Dylan Schleicher, published November 9, 2018, at 2:30 PM in Editor's Choice

The best business books humanize business rather than commodify humanity. Seth Godin’s books have always attempted to do that, and his latest does a great job of it.

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The 2018 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards Longlist

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 8, 2018, at 9:15 AM in News & Opinion

Our 2018 business book awards longlist rewards 40 books from diverse authors and publishers highlighting the humanity in the genre.

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Business Books to Watch in November 2018

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 5, 2018, at 12:00 PM in New Releases

20 books taking on business from many different perspectives that we'll be slowing down to consider in November.

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The Job: Work and Its Future in a Time of Radical Change

By Dylan Schleicher, published November 2, 2018, at 1:30 PM in Editor's Choice

Ellen Ruppel Shell examines the history of jobs, the increasing disappearance of them, and where we go from here.

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The Book of Beautiful Questions: The Powerful Questions That Will Help You Decide, Create, Connect, and Lead

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 30, 2018, at 12:00 PM in Excerpts

Warren Berger's new book is about "asking the right questions, at the right time, in order to make the best choices when it truly counts."

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The Pan-Industrial Revolution: How New Manufacturing Titans Will Transform the World

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 26, 2018, at 12:00 PM in Excerpts

In this excerpt, best-selling author Richard D’Aveni discusses "How the Rise of 3-D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Will Transform the Job Market."

Mismatch

Mismatch: How Inclusion Shapes Design

By Dylan Schleicher, published October 19, 2018, at 3:29 PM in Editor's Choice

Kat Holmes tackles the cycles of exclusion that permeate our society with the practice of inclusive design.

Siliconcity

Silicon City: San Francisco in the Long Shadow of the Valley

By Dylan Schleicher, published October 12, 2018, at 3:28 PM in Editor's Choice

Cary McClelland follows in the great oral tradition of Studs Terkel to bring us up to date on what's happening on the ground in America's most impactful city and region.

Darkhorse

Dark Horse: Achieving Success Through the Pursuit of Fulfillment

By Dylan Schleicher, published October 9, 2018, at 10:45 AM in Excerpts

Todd Rose and Ogi Ogas have written a book "premised upon the conviction that we are entering a new epoch demanding a very different formula for success."

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It Doesn't Have to Be Crazy at Work

By Dylan Schleicher, published October 5, 2018, at 2:04 PM in Editor's Choice

Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson know that it doesn't have to be crazy at work, because they've created a company of calm in the midst of the industry that brought the culture of crazy upon us all.

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Business Books to Watch in October

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 3, 2018, at 10:00 AM in New Releases

These are 25 of the best books in a flood of great books being released in October.