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Business Bookshelf Reads making the rounds

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Business bookshelf: Reads making the rounds

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  • Top sellers:

    Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose

    Tony Hsieh

    Grand Central Publishing, 253 pages

    The New Digital Age: Reshaping the Future of People, Nations and Business

    Eric Schmidt, Jared Cohen

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 336 pages

    The Start-up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Career

    Reid Hoffman, Ben Casnocha

    Crown Publishing Group, 272 pages



Here are some recent bestsellers in business technology from Barnesandnoble.com:

• “Delivering Happiness” - The CEO of Zappos shows how a different kind of corporate culture can make a huge difference in achieving remarkable results. Strategies such as paying brand-new employees $2,000 to quit are all standard operating procedure at Zappos, the online retailer that’s doing over $1 billion in gross merchandise sales annually.

• “The New Digital Age” - The authors give us their vision of the future: a world where everyone is connected. Eric Schmidt is one of Silicon Valley’s great leaders, having taken Google from a small startup to one of the world’s most influential companies. Jared Cohen is the director of Google Ideas and a former adviser to secretaries of state Condoleezza Rice and Hillary Clinton.

• “The Start-up of You” - A blueprint for thriving in your job and building a career by applying the lessons of Silicon Valley’s most innovative entrepreneurs. LinkedIn cofounder and chairman Reid Hoffman and author Ben Casnocha show how to accelerate your career in today’s competitive world. The key is to manage your career as if it were a start-up business.

Barnesandnoble.com

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