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

By Dylan Schleicher, published August 13, 2015, at 12:00 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry

One of the few, and maybe the most coveted (there's a substantial payday that come with it) business book awards has announced its longlist.

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Submit Your Book for the 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards

By Ryan Schleicher, published August 4, 2015, at 7:30 AM – Filed under: The Company

We are now accepting submissions for the 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards 2015


Substance and Style

By Sally Haldorson, published July 20, 2015, at 2:07 PM – Filed under:

What we talk about when we talk about good writing.

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800-CEO-READ Remembers Avin Mark Domnitz

By Sally Haldorson, published July 2, 2015, at 3:30 PM – Filed under: The Company

"He always said he was a bookseller, first and foremost."


Authors On the Road - Ubuntu Education Fund & Kiva

By Aaron Schleicher, published June 18, 2015, at 9:30 AM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Narrative & Biography, Personal Development & Human Behavior

The philanthropists featured were "on the road" long before they were authors, and are changing the world as they make their way through it.


Behind the List

By Blyth Meier, published June 16, 2015, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: The Company

A look at the philanthropic good works being done by three of the authors on May’s Bestseller List.

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Working Toward Happiness

By Sally Haldorson, published April 17, 2015, at 11:11 AM – Filed under: Personal Development & Human Behavior

Like many things, perhaps working hard for happiness makes those moments of happiness, in whatever form, savory rather than just sweet.


The Wes Anderson Collection: The Grand Budapest Hotel by Matt Zoller Seitz

By Blyth Meier, published April 8, 2015, at 1:37 PM – Filed under:

The follow-up to The Wes Anderson Collection is a comprehensive look at this twelve-layer wedding cake of a film.

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We Now Offer Bulk eBooks

By Ryan Schleicher, published March 17, 2015, at 7:49 AM – Filed under: The Company

We're excited to announce the addition of bulk eBooks to the list of services we offer.

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The 2014 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year and Jack Covert Awards

By Dylan Schleicher, published January 12, 2015, at 7:47 AM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

We went to NYC last week to announce the 2014 Business Book of the Year and inaugural Jack Covert Award.


800-CEO-READ's 2014 Bestsellers

By Dylan Schleicher, published December 31, 2014, at 10:00 AM – Filed under: Publishing Industry, The Company

Harry Kraemer has taken the top spot on our annual bestseller list for the third straight year.


Friday Links

By Ryan Schleicher, published December 19, 2014, at 12:32 PM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Innovation & Creativity

The ability to see an idea through conceptualization to product is quite literally the true test of anyone doing anything in business.