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Meaningfulwork

Meaningful Work: A Quest to Do Great Business, Find Your Calling, and Feed Your Soul

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 14, 2017, at 11:00 AM in Excerpts

Founder Shawn Askinosie, along with CMO Lawren Askinosie, tells us the secret of Askinosie Chocolate’s success—in addition, of course, to its honestly sourced cocoa.

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The 2017 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 10, 2017, at 12:00 PM in News & Opinion

The Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award has been awarded to Amy Goldstein and her excellent book on Janesville, Wisconsin in the aftermath of a GM plant closure.

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The 2017 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards Longlist

By 800-CEO-READ, published November 7, 2017, at 8:40 AM in News & Opinion

Our 2017 business book awards longlist rewards 40 books with a focus on individual and organizational improvement.

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A Uterus Is a Feature, Not a Bug: The Working Woman's Guide to Overthrowing the Patriarchy

By Dylan Schleicher, published November 3, 2017, at 11:50 AM in Editor's Choice

Sarah Lacy takes us on her journey through the patriarchy, and gives us a guide for personal and professional noncompliance with and resistance to it.

Shortfall

Shortfall: Family Secrets, Financial Collapse, and a Hidden History of American Banking

By Dylan Schleicher, published October 27, 2017, at 1:40 PM in Editor's Choice

Alice Echols tells the story of her grandfather, It's a Wonderful Life, and a lie at the heart of the American narrative.

Startupway

The Startup Way: How Modern Companies Use Entrepreneurial Management to Transform Culture and Drive Long-Term Growth

By Dylan Schleicher, published October 20, 2017, at 12:40 PM in Editor's Choice

Eric Ries has written both a philosophical treatise for a new form of management and an entrepreneurial engineering guide to doing the work on the ground.

Four

The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google

By Dylan Schleicher, published October 13, 2017, at 12:58 PM in Editor's Choice

Scott Galloway tells the story of the four technology companies dominating the economy and world today, providing lessons on each that entertain, inform, and may cause some alarm.

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Business Books to Watch in October

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 2, 2017, at 9:00 AM in New Releases

These are 20 books that we'll have 800-CEO-READ's collective eyes on in the month of October.

Backbalance

Back to Balance: The Art, Science, and Business of Medicine

By 800-CEO-READ, published September 27, 2017, at 9:00 AM in New Releases

Dr. Halee Fischer-Wright, President and CEO of MGMA, provides the tools the health care industry needs to bring the art, science, and business of medicine back into balance.

Creatinggreatchoices

Creating Great Choices: A Leader's Guide to Integrative Thinking

By Dylan Schleicher, published September 15, 2017, at 8:49 AM in Editor's Choice

Jennifer Riel and Roger Martin have written an essential how-to book on integrative thinking.

Streampunks

Streampunks: Youtube and the Rebels Remaking Media

By 800-CEO-READ, published September 12, 2017, at 10:00 AM in Excerpts

YouTube’s chief business officer, Robert Kyncl, and Google speechwriter Maany Peyvan have teamed up to take you on a revelatory ride through the new media rebellion that is reshaping our world.

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Fall Favorites by and for Feminists (by which I mean, everyone.)

By Sally Haldorson, published September 9, 2017, at 4:58 PM in Staff Picks

New business books, recently released and upcoming, written by women.