Previous Giveaways

8crawards2016 longlist
The 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards: Personal Development & Human Behavior
This week, we are giving away five sets of the best books on personal development and human behavior published in 2016.

5 winners picked on 12/5/2016

8crawards2016 longlist
The 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards: Innovation & Creativity
This week, we are giving away five sets of the best books on innovation and creativity published in 2016.

5 winners picked on 11/28/2016

8crawards2016 longlist
The 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards: Marketing & Sales
This week, we are giving away five sets of the five best marketing and sales books of 2016.

5 winners picked on 11/21/2016

8crawards2016 longlist
The 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards: Leadership & Strategy Giveaway
This week, we're giving away all five finalists in the Leadership & Strategy category of our annual book awards to five lucky winners.

5 winners picked on 11/7/2016

8crawards2016 longlist
The 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards: Management & Workplace Culture
This week, we're giving away all five finalists in the Management & Workplace category of the 2016 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards to five lucky winners.

5 winners picked on 11/14/2016

The Moonshot Effect: Disrupting Business as Usual
What does Kennedy's challenge to get America to the moon have to do with your business? Leadership consultants Lisa Goldman and Kate Purmal explain.

20 winners picked on 11/1/2016

People First Leadership: How the Best Leaders Use Culture and Emotion to Drive Unprecedented Results
Eduardo P. Braun preaches the culture gospel with the faith of the converted, and he does it well.

20 winners picked on 10/24/2016

Why Make Eagles Swim? Embracing Natural Strengths in Leadership and Life
Bill Munn's new book helps us identify our inherent attributes and become the best versions of ourself—and teaches us to help others do so, as well.

20 winners picked on 10/17/2016

Writing Without Bullshit: Boost Your Career by Saying What You Mean
Josh Bernoff provides a user's guide to using the written word clearly and effectively in business.

20 winners picked on 10/3/2016

How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight
Julian Guthrie tells the story of the XPRIZE, which helped humanity take a giant leap toward producing private space travel.

20 winners picked on 9/27/2016

The Wealth of Humans: Work, Power, and Status in the Twenty-first Century
Ryan Avent's new book explores the future of work and society.

20 winners picked on 9/19/2016

Second Shift: The Inside Story of the Keep GM Movement
David Hollister, Ray Tadgerson, David Closs, and G. Tomas M. Hult tell the story of something that's happened precious little in the so-called American Rust Belt—fought to keep a factory that was slated to close in town.

20 winners picked on 9/13/2016

What Made Me Who I Am
Bernie Swain draws on the impressive roster of the Washington Speakers Bureau for stories of the moments that defined them, and our time.

20 winners picked on 9/6/2016

Utopia Drive: A Road Trip Through America's Most Radical Idea
Eric Reece set out on a trip to uncover America's history of experiments in Utopia and rediscover the spirit that animated them.

20 winners picked on 8/29/2016

Seoul Man: A Memoir of Cars, Culture, Crisis, and Unexpected Hilarity Inside a Korean Corporate Titan
Frank Ahrens gives takes readers on an often hilarious, and always insightful and impeccably written tour through his time working at Hyundai Motor Company.

20 winners picked on 8/23/2016

The Big Thing: How to Complete Your Creative Project Even if You're a Lazy, Self-Doubting Procrastinator Like Me
Phyllis Korkki offers lessons on how to complete your Big Thing by walking you through how she completed hers, which is the book itself.

20 winners picked on 8/16/2016

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The 100 Best Business Books of All Time: What They Say, Why They Matter, and How They Can Help You
Our company's leaders tell you what business books are best for any given situation.

20 winners picked on 8/1/2016

Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up
William Poundstone teaches us how to navigate the new media and cultural landscape and stay truly informed.

20 winners picked on 7/25/2016

The Greats on Leadership: Classic Wisdom for Modern Managers
Jocelyn Davis gives us leadership tools to apply today by pulling stories from the long arch of human history.

20 winners picked on 7/21/2016

On the Brink: A Fresh Lens to Take Your Business to New Heights
Andi Simon offers a fresh lens, an anthropological lens, through which to view and grow your business.

20 winners picked on 7/11/2016

Business Book Grab Bag
We need to shed some excess books, and are hoping you'll provide them a new home.

20 winners picked on 7/5/2016

Winning the Brain Game: Fixing the 7 Fatal Flaws of Thinking
Matthew May has taken the latest brain science and concocted a recipe for smarter thinking and problem solving.

20 winners picked on 6/27/2016

Play Bigger: How Pirates, Dreamers, and Innovators Create and Dominate Markets
Play Bigger is a playbook for developing a strategy and running plays that will make you a "category king."

20 winners picked on 6/21/2016

The New Grand Strategy: Restoring America's Prosperity, Security, and Sustainability in the 21st Century
Mark Mykleby, Patrick Doherty, and Joel Makower have written "a business plan for America that combines hard-nosed economic analysis with stark truths about demographic shifts, climate change, and resource scarcity."

20 winners picked on 6/14/2016

Age of Discovery: Navigating the Risks and Rewards of Our New Renaissance
Two award-winning Oxford scholars redefine the present day as a New Renaissance—a rare moment of flourishing genius and risk that promises to reshape all our lives.

20 winners picked on 6/6/2016