June 7, 2005
News & Opinion: Pink's Op-Ed in NYT
In Saturday's New York Times, Dan Pink wrote an Op-Ed piece called Pomp and Circumspect. It is a great riff on what he talks about in A Whole New Mind as it relates to the new crop of college graduates.
NEWS & OPINION: Best Books To Make Best Workplaces
By 800-CEO-READ, published October 8, 2007, at 12:36 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Last week, The Wall Street Journal announced their Top Small Workplaces 2007 winners. The Journal asked the folks who run those places what books they would recommend to others trying to create first-class workplaces. Here the alphabetical list of their selections.
NEWS & OPINION: Chain of Links
By 800-CEO-READ, published May 3, 2006, at 2:06 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Here is a dump of some of those links that have been building up in my bookmarks: Charles Fishman walks around Wal-Mart with Washington Post reporter Bob Thompson and talks about The Wal-Mart Effect. Andy Kessler reads alot of business books, but doesn't know why because they mostly suck. He does see our view of the new business book as one that shows you a different way of viewing the world.
NEWS & OPINION: A Whole New Mind
By 800-CEO-READ, published March 22, 2005, at 1:00 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
I have been feeling quite bored with the usual business stuff for some time. Bored with talk of efficiency, bored with most business books (like Johnnie), bored with the usual chatter on most of the 98 business blogs I read (and that stuff is infinitely more interesting than whats in the magazines and books). Bored.
NEWS & OPINION: MUST READ: A WHOLE NEW MIND
By 800-CEO-READ, published March 21, 2005, at 9:30 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
There are a handful of books you have to read every year. Blink was the first one this year. I think A Whole New Mind by Dan Pink is the second.
NEWS & OPINION: Dan Pink on Peter Drucker
By 800-CEO-READ, published November 16, 2005, at 4:19 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture
Several months ago, when A Whole New Mind came out, my publisher and I sent copies of the book to several dozen thought leaders, opinion makers, and other notables. I received a handful of letters and emails in response. But only one letter did I tack to my office wall, right beside my iMac.