More Business books

  • s+b Blogs
    March 30, 2020

    Business lessons from Albert Camus

    by Daniel Akst
    The novelist’s 1947 book, The Plague, highlights the importance of shared purpose and belonging in the face of uncertainty.
  • March 10, 2020

    The long history of the con

    by Michael Jakeman
    In Don’t Fall for It, Ben Carlson delves into the psychology of why some people commit fraud — and why others become victims of it.
  • February 24, 2020

    The most agile day

    by Leo M. Tilman and General Charles Jacoby
    What the Allied invasion of Normandy has to teach us about the power and utility of organizational agility.
  • February 18, 2020

    The evolution of trust

    by Daniel Akst
    In his new book, Not Born Yesterday, Hugo Mercier argues that humans are wired to see through misinformation and lies.
  • February 10, 2020

    The upside of slow growth

    by Mike Jakeman
    In the new book Fully Grown, economist Dietrich Vollrath argues that the recent spell of moderate growth in the U.S. is a sign of success.
  • s+b Blogs
    January 24, 2020

    Exit strategies

    by Daniel Akst
    Fifty years after its publication, Albert O. Hirschman’s Exit, Voice, and Loyalty still has a lot to tell us about the life of organizations.
  • January 20, 2020

    A brave new workless world

    by Mike Jakeman
    In his new book, Oxford University economist Daniel Susskind sketches out the perils and promise of automation’s displacement of labor.