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Submissions for the 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards are now open!

By Sally Haldorson, published August 16, 2016, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: The Company

Any business book published in the U.S. within the year 2016 is eligible and submissions to the awards are free.

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The 2016 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award Longlist

By Blyth Meier, published August 9, 2016, at 12:30 PM – Filed under:

Financial Times and McKinsey's 2016 Business Book of the Year longlist shines a light on globalization.

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800-CEO-READ Leadership Transition

By Ryan Schleicher, published July 22, 2016, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: The Company

With Carol Grossmeyer retiring as CEO, Rebecca Schwartz will assume the 800-CEO-READ leadership role.

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Andrew S. Grove: 1936 - 2016

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 25, 2016, at 12:30 PM – Filed under:

Even the paranoid pass from the Earth someday. And, this week, we lost Andrew S. Grove.

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A Donation for Literacy and Creative Thinking

By Ryan Schleicher, published March 23, 2016, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

J.P. Morgan and 800-CEO-READ have donated a portion of the sales from the J.P. Morgan Holiday Reading List to charities that align with the program’s mission.

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Jack Covert Selects and the Editor's Choice

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 8, 2016, at 9:00 AM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

Explaining our transition from the Jack Covert Selects to the Editor's Choice review series.

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The Absence of Presence: The Position of Women Authors in the Business Genre

By Sally Haldorson, published February 24, 2016, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

A pointed question from Jane McGonigal led our General Manager, Sally Haldorson, to take a closer look at the underlying bias against women authors in the business genre.

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Scenes from the 2015 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards and Industry Party

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 19, 2016, at 12:30 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

A great time was had by all, and we announced our two biggest annual awards.

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The 2015 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 14, 2016, at 9:00 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Publishing Industry, The Company

After a long and deliberative process, a lot of reading and a lot of discussion, Kevin Ashton's How to Fly a Horse emerges as our winner.

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The 2015 Jack Covert Award for Contribution to the Business Book Industry

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 14, 2016, at 8:49 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

This year's winner is the Founder, President, and Publisher of Portfolio, Adrian Zackheim.

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Inside the Longlist: Finance & Economics

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 2, 2015, at 1:00 PM – Filed under: Current Events & Public Affairs, Publishing Industry, The Company

We conclude our series of looks "inside the longlist" with a look inside this year's Finance and Economics category.