Leadership & Strategy


Books to Watch | August 13, 2019

By Dylan Schleicher, published August 13, 2019, at 2:30 PM in New Releases

The three members of our marketing team highlight five books being released this week, and our GM tells us what she's been reading.


Books to Watch | August 6, 2019

By Dylan Schleicher, published August 6, 2019, at 11:00 AM in New Releases

Starting a new weekly feature, the three members of our marketing team highlight the books being released this week that we are most excited about.


The Making of a Democratic Economy: How to Build Prosperity for the Many, Not the Few

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 26, 2019, at 1:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Marjorie Kelly and Ted Howard of the Democracy Collaborative offer seven principles for an "equitable, ecologically sustainable alternative" to the economy of, by, and for the one percent, and examples of them being put to work in the world.


How to Read the Constitution—and Why

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 3, 2019, at 2:15 PM in Editor's Choice

Kim Wehle writes of the importance of the Constitution and how it is under threat.


Books to Watch in July

By 800-CEO-READ, published July 2, 2019, at 12:00 PM in New Releases

20 books we're interested in getting to know better in July.


One Giant Leap: The Impossible Mission That Flew Us to the Moon

By Dylan Schleicher, published June 21, 2019, at 4:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Charles Fishman tells "the remarkable story of the trailblazers and the ordinary Americans on the front lines of the epic mission to reach the moon."


You Can't Know It All: Leading in the Age of Deep Expertise

By 800-CEO-READ, published June 18, 2019, at 12:00 PM in Excerpts

Wanda T. Wallace explains how to be a leader without being an expert in her handbook for "novices and experienced managers alike."


The Gift of Struggle: Life-Changing Lessons About Leading

By 800-CEO-READ, published June 12, 2019, at 9:00 AM in Excerpts

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


Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

By Dylan Schleicher, published June 7, 2019, at 3:06 PM in Editor's Choice

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.


Business Books to Watch in June

By 800-CEO-READ, published June 5, 2019, at 1:30 PM in New Releases

In order of their release dates, these are some of the books we'll be exploring further in June.


The Art of Quiet Influence: Timeless Wisdom for Leading without Authority

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 7, 2019, at 11:00 AM in Excerpts

Jocelyn Davis' new book shows "anyone, not just bosses, how to use influence without authority, a key mindfulness principle, to get things done at work and in life."


Late Bloomers: The Power of Patience in a World Obsessed with Early Achievement

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 3, 2019, at 4:24 PM in Editor's Choice

Rich Karlgaard's new book makes the case that our obsession with early achievement is "shortchanging people and society."